To support the
Woodland Indian Arts
and Culture Initiatives,
please make a donation
today, and then join us
August 15 for live
music, demostrations, and spirited
discussion. And don’t
miss the feast and the
native arts market!
Friday, May 18, 2012 8:00am – 4:30pm
Saturday, May 19, 2012 8:00am – noon
Many Trails ~ NiiJii Native Arts Gathering
Gathering Location: Lake of the Torches Convention Center
510 Old Abe Road • Lac du Flambeau, WI 54538
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Many Trails ~ NiiJii Native Arts Gathering will bring together Native artists, arts organizations, administrators, and culture bearers from across the Woodland region for a two-day gathering. The focus of the event will be on sharing best practices, leadership development, networking, and the exchange of knowledge, resources, and technical skills for Native artists. Participants will increase their opportunities to collaborate with other artists and arts organizations, exchange ideas, and build relationships between Native artists and organizations that exist to support Native artists.
Benefits for Participating Native Artists:
- Find out about resources to help you in your work including information on: funding and grants; professional development; sales and marketing your work.
- Workshops lead by other Native artists on topics such as: marketing and sales; opportunities for work as a Native artist; leadership opportunities.
- An opportunity to gather with other artists to learn and share.
Presenting Organizations include:
First Peoples Fund
Wisconsin Arts Board
Oneida Arts Program
More to be announced!