13 record(s) found with the tag "art" (multi-year projects are grouped):
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Visual and Performance Art for HIV Prevention with Indigenous Youth in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut: A Mixed-Methods Multiple Case Study
Principal Investigator: Logie, Carmen
Licenced Year(s): 2016 2015
Summary: The purpose of this project is to evaluate two arts-based HIV prevention programs that currently work with Northern Indigenous youth in promoting sexual health. The first program is FOXY (Fostering Open eXpression among Youth) in the Northwest Territories (NWT) and the second program is the Nunavut Sexual Health Drama Program (SHDP), in Nunavut. Both FOXY and the Nunavut SDHP have been running wor...


Visualizing Canada's Urban North (Hay River, NWT)
Principal Investigator: Bell, Lindsay A
Licenced Year(s): 2015 2009 2008
Summary: Visualizing Canada’s Urban North is an experiment in media art and urban visualization techniques and a research initiative focused on understanding how people living in larger communities in Canada’s North understand their sense of place and belonging. The objective is to create both visual art and academic research about contemporary life in the urban north in order to broaden perceptions of wha...


Aboriginal Youth Stories of Culture, Identity, Community & Place: A Rural/Urban Educational Youth Exchange through Performing Arts & Technology
Principal Investigator: Conrad, Diane H
Licenced Year(s): 2016 2015 2014 2013
Summary: The aim of the study is to initiate a creative exchange amongst youth in 4 Aboriginal communities (Fort Good Hope, NWT; Pangnirtung, Nunavut; Kainai Reserve, Southern Alberta, Amiskwaciy Academy, Edmonton, Alberta) through performing arts, storytelling and technology. Through consultation with the communities regarding the study's design and objectives, and collaboration between Aboriginal and non...


Western Arctic Women Artists
Principal Investigator: McNeal, Joanne
Licenced Year(s): 1994 1993 1992
Summary: Phase One and Two were completed in 1992 and 1993. Phase 3 (completion) will review previous interviews and additional interviews will be conducted. Current interviews will become part of an international project headed by Dr. Rita Irwin of UBC....


The Place of Arts and Crafts in the Social and Economic Life of Northern Communities
Principal Investigator: Miller, Beth
Licenced Year(s): 1993 1992
Summary: The researcher will identify the proportion of income provided to the household economy through arts and crafts, as well as identify factors such as fluctuation in the cost and availability of raw materials, marketing, buyers, contributions of producers, and the difficulties in recruiting and training young people to participate in the activity of arts and crafts production...


Cape Dorset Women Artists
Principal Investigator: Leroux, Odette
Licenced Year(s): 1992 1991
Summary: The Researcher will continue work begun in 1991 and will complete interviews with six women artists in Cape Dorset. This work will finalize research for the publication and exhibition the Cape Dorset Women Artists....


Study of the Role of Arts and Crafts in Tourism and Economic Development
Principal Investigator: Stankiewicz, B.A.
Licenced Year(s): 1991
Summary: The Researcher will examine the production, marketing and consumption of Northern arts and crafts. Artisans and craftsmakers in Yellowknife, Iqaluit and Pangnirtung will be consulted. Markets for Northern arts and crafts (co-operatives, stores, art galleries) will be surveyed. Tourists in the North and other purchasers in the South will also be interviewed....


Research into Traditional and Contemporary Forms/Methods of Hide Tanning and Porcupine Quill Work
Principal Investigator: Baillargeon, Morgan
Licenced Year(s): 1991
Summary: The research will address issues pertaining to the endangerment of traditional art forms and practices specific to hide tanning and porcupine quill work. Additionally, the researcher will examine the difficulty in obtaining raw materials and the social implications related to the loss of these art forms....


Perspectives on Arctic Water: a photographic exhibit
Principal Investigator: Stirling, Ruth
Licenced Year(s): 1988
Summary: Ruth Stirling will be recording how water and ice are used by Inuit during a year. She will be interviewing people and taking photographs. From this, she will make a photographic exhibition that shows how differently Inuit feel about water and ice in comparison to people living in the south. This exhibition will be displayed in England. She also wants to teach photography and establish a commu...


Licence #2790
Principal Investigator: Duncan, Kate C.
Licenced Year(s): 1982
Summary: To interview active beadworkers who can provide information ont he traditional styles of Athapaskan beadwork as well as an exchange of knowledge between traditional styles....


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