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N.B. artist takes first place in international competition for Indigenous artwork – CTV News

by ahnationtalk on September 10, 201985 Views

September 10, 2019

An artist from New Brunswick’s Tobique First Nation has taken first place at an international competition for his Indigenous artwork.

Shane Perley-Dutcher combines inspiration from his indigenous heritage with modern soldering, engraving and hammering, crafting pieces out of materials like silver at his home studio in Fredericton.

Perley-Dutcher recently won the sculpture category at the internationally-renowned Santa Fe Indian Market in New Mexico, with one of his traditional woven baskets.

“I’ve looked at their stuff for a long time, followed some of the artists that go there, and represented the highest and most prestigious show in the world that supported Indigenous artwork,” says Perley-Dutcher.

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