Akwesasne Art Market & Juried Show

Date: 07/02/2022
Time: 09:00:00
Location: Generations Park Complex-Travis Solomon Memorial Lacrosse Box

The Akwesasne Art Market & Juried Show showcases and celebrates award-winning works crafted and created by Akwesasne artisans. See brilliantly designed work in basketry, beading, wovens, drawings, paintings, pottery & more!

Enjoy performances and live demonstrations and special Smoke Dance Sculpture unveiling, with presentation to local artisans that participated in its creation.

Craft & food vendors will be on hand to satisfy your shop local needs, explore one-of-a-kind finds by visiting our many Art Market vendors. Enjoy cultural demonstrations and live performances throughout the day.

The Akwesasne Art Market is a place to visit, explore, shop and support Akwesasne artisans & crafters. All are welcome to attend!

 

Event Agenda

9:00 a.m. – Art Market Open

10:00 a.m. – Opening Remarks; Akwesasne Travel & Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Chief, Beverly Cook

10:30 a.m. – Juried Art Show Winners Presentation

11:00 a.m. – Art Sculpture Unveiling Presentation & youth Smoke Dance performance

Performances & Demonstrations

12:00 p.m. Performance by Bear Fox

12:30 p.m. Performance by Karonhianonha Francis

1:00 p.m. Log Pounding with Good Mind Designs & Weaving with Glenn Swamp

2:00 p.m. Performance by Feryn King

2:30 p.m. Storytelling with Tom Porter

3:00 p.m. – Closing Remarks

Phone: (518) 358-4238

AKWESASNE TRAVEL

  • Phone: 518-358-4238
  • Email: info@akwesasne.travel

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Akwesasne Travel

Akwesasne has several very special public events throughout the year with arts and crafts, locally made food and sometimes cultural performances. Many of our annual events are centered around the arts, making it a great time to visit, meet artisans and learn more about their craft. You will often find local food vendors serving food grown in their own gardens or harvested locally.While you plan your visit add an Akwesasne Travel Cultural Tour! Tour details in the link akwesasne.travel/mohawk-cultural-tours/ to have the full Akwesasne Experience! Give us a call at 518.358.4238 or email tours@akwesasne.travel if you have tour inquiries & bookings!Hope to see you! Niawen!

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Akwesasne Travel awarded Tribal Destination of the Year at the 2022 American Indian Tourism Conference, hosted by AIANTA, American Indian Alaskan Native Tourism Association. Incredibly honored to receive this award at this years #AITC2022. Akwesasne Travel is a community-based tourism organization; creating immersive experiences that celebrate our vibrant culture and lands. We are so honored to share and celebrate the stories of our people and our home. We are resilient. We are indigenous. We are here. Our journey is just beginning 🌱📸 (left to right) Sherry Rupert, CEO. Akwesasne Travel - Raeann Adams, Latoya Rourke, Penny Peters. Emerson Vallo, President#DiscoverNativeAmerica #culture #tourism #storytelling #turtleisland #akwesasnetravel #indigenouswisdom #mohawkspirit #akwesasne #indigenous

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