Join syilx artist Sheldon Pierre Louis for a talk about his artistic practice and his work, puti kʷala – we are still here, currently on display at the Kelowna Art Gallery’s satellite space at the Kelowna International Airport. Sheldon Pierre Louis is a member of the syilx Nation, a Councillor at Okanagan Indian Band, and a community leader whose work is influenced by his ancestral roots. He mentors youth from his own and surrounding communities and takes joy in the mutual inspiration fostered through these collaborations.
Chew on this! A virtual lecture series, coming to you wherever you like to eat your lunch. Kelowna Museums, Kelowna Art Gallery and Sncəwips Heritage Museum have partnered up to bring you the best guest speakers for all things Okanagan. From social and natural history, to the artists easel, and traditional syilx culture, it’s a lunchtime must. Zoom in to explore the Okanagan with us. The zoom ID will be emailed to you.