2020 Runway

Hand of Solomon

Hand of Solomon Ojibwe / CanadaAvant Garde, Costumes Louise Solomon (Ojibway from Nawash FN) is a multimedia artist and goldsmith that takes inspiration from Mother Earth, her cultural, and growing up in downtown Toronto. She explores modern day techniques while still incorporating and drawing inspiration from raw materials like hair, claws, teeth, sweetgrass and other …

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Tania Larsson

Tania Larsson Gwich’in / Canada / Craft Saturday, May 30, 2020, TU GH’EG TL’E’TH (Streams) Runway Tania Larsson designs contemporary, northern Indigenous adornment based on Gwich’in culture, created with land-based materials. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts from the Institute of American Indian Arts and was the apprentice to renown jeweller Keri Ataumbi for …

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Victoria’s Arctic Fashion

Victoria’s Arctic Fashion Inuit / Canada / Fashion Saturday, May 30, 2020, TU GH’EG TL’E’TH (Streams) Runway May 29 – 31, 2020, Marketplace The creator of V.A.F., Victoria Kakuktinniq, a Nunavummiut, born and raised in Rankin Inlet, has always been deeply immersed in Inuit Culture. Surrounded by skilled seamstresses, Victoria was intrigued and inspired by …

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