Xina Cowan


Xina is of Mohawk, Irish and Scottish descent, and resides in Montreal. Over the years, both her education and work have revolved around cultural and media development within Indigenous communities. Currently, she is the Editor-in-Chief of WIOT – a digital magazine for contemporary Indigenous voices.

She is dedicated to actively supporting Indigenous designers, artists and media makers as they decolonize and thrive across Turtle Island. Xina recognizes the political importance of contemporary Indigenous design, as well as its sheer beauty. To her, this represents the essence of IFW Toronto.