The Art Gallery of Algoma and the Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre are pleased to present Cheryl L’Hirondelle’s exhibition Why the Caged Bird Sings: Here I Am. The exhibition opening is Thursday February 27, 2014 at the Art Gallery of Algoma and artist Cheryl L’Hirondelle will be in attendance. The exhibition will run until mid-April in the educational gallery of the AGA.
Why the Caged Bird Sings: Here I Am is a multi-video piece which incorporates video and audio of incarcerated Cree women from Okimaw Ohci Healing Lodge a correctional facility in Maple Creek, Saskatchewan. More information on Cheryl’s interdisciplinary work can be seen on her website.