“Song of the Siren” features some works from my ongoing Sirens series. Sirens is a group of magical realism paintings that now numbers close to 100 works. Each painting is a visualization of a key moment in my soon to be completed Sirens book. The first in a series, the Sirens book is a work of fiction in the genre of magical realism and intended for a young adult audience.
This article is part of a series on rewilding and the arts as part of the David Suzuki Foundation’s inaugural Rewilding Arts Prize.
For Charmaine Lurch, rewilding starts with paying attention to the natural world around us – and learning how to listen.
Visit the AAC gallery on Friday, September 16th for a day long screening of Gather, A short film by Nehiyaw Iskwew artist Sandra Lamouche to accompany her gallery exhibition Generations. Gather is a work-in-progress that started with the idea of land-based dance, focusing on soniyaw niyipsiy (wolf willow) and the growth through the seasons.