Evan Ducharme is Metis with ancestral ties to the Cree, Ojibwe, and Saulteaux peoples, and is from the historic Metis community of St. Ambroise, Manitoba (Treaty 1 Territory). His work explores Metis identity and it’s cultural iconography, with particular focus on creating images of contemporary Indigeneity, reclaimation of Indigenous sexualities, and a commitment to environmentally conscious practices. Evan is a principal dancer with Compaigni V’ni Dansi and founding member of the Acuhko Simowuk Collective. He is also a co-host of the bi-weekly Fashion Hags podcast. His work has been featured in Discorder Magazine, National Geographic, FASHION Magazine, and Vogue.com. Ducharme currently lives and creates with gratitude on the ancestral, traditional, and unceded territories of the Musqueam, Tsleil Waututh, and Squamish Peoples (Vancouver, BC, Canada).