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Our library holds a collection of resources aimed at informing teachers, students, and anyone interested to learn about Coast Salish territories, peoples, cultures and languages, stories and legends, about the traditional Salish art style and contemporary Salish artists.

These resources consist of audio recordings, videos, information about relevant websites and links to them, synopses of books with names of author and publisher, as well as documents of all sorts – booklets, guides, transcripts of interviews – and links to their source.

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Jorge Lewis is a First Nations artist from the Snuneymuxw nation of Nanaimo on Vancouver Island, BC who specializes in drum making. Jorge is a...
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On Friday, Feb 25, at an event organized by Westcoast Sheen and Rhizome Cafe, the Vancouver-based writer and poet Wayde Compton spoke about the multi...
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Lecture by Ray Williiams.   Running Time: 1:19:24 Published: November 21, 2013 By: Earth & Spirit Council  
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Talk and performance by Coast Salish Elder Anne Bob at Harmonies of Faith 6: Deepening Interfaith Dialogue Through Music. A wonderful opportunity to...
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Susan A. Point
Coast Salish artist Susan Point showcases her work during the 2010 Olympics.    Running Time: 2:01 Published: February 15, 2010 By:...
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Shaun Peterson
Brief overview of Qwalsius - Shaun Peterson’s career. See a studio interview with Peterson and one of his works in progress through to the...
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Randy Goldsmith: Coast Salish Master Carver discusses his history, training and techniques in the art of West Coast First Nations Native Carving....
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Luke Marston
Coast Salish carver Luke Marston works on welcome poles.   Running Time: 3:39 Published: May 16, 2012 By: ShawTV Nanaimo  
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Thomas A. Cannell, Charles Elliott, Andy Everson, Stan Greene, Maynard Johnny Jr., lessLIE, Angela Marston, Jane Marston, John Marston, Luke Marston, Chris Paul, Susan A. Point, Dylan Thomas
Artwork from the Salish Weave Collection featured in the travelling exhibition, Record (Re)create. Includes works by Susan Point, Thomas Cannell,...
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Interviews with artists and curators who participated in the exhibition Sakahàn: International Indigenous Art.   Running Time: 3:56...
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Shaun Peterson
Artist Shaun Peterson gives a brief overview of two-dimensional shapes used in Coast Salish design. Peterson also explains how this art form is not a...
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Associated Artist(s):
lessLIE, Dylan Thomas
Shaw TV feature on Urban Thunderbirds exhibition at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria. Features interviews with lessLIE and Dylan Thomas.  ...