Saturday, August 24
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The second annual Mohawk and Abenaki Art Market features master and emerging Indigenous artists from the Mohawk communities of Akwesasne (located where Ontario, Quebec, and New York State intersect on the map) and Kahnawake (located adjacent to the city of Montreal). Sample their rich cultural heritage, artistic inspirations, and modern adaptations through a wide range of art-forms and creativity.
Shop for traditional and contemporary art including basketry, painting and drawing, beadwork & quillwork, photography, textiles, pottery, jewelry, and mixed media. Enjoy live music By Glenn Hill, traditional food from Iroquois Eatery, and ash pounding demonstrations throughout the day.
Special thanks to our Mohawk & Abenaki Art Market partners –the Akwesasne Cultural Center and the Abenaki Cultural Preservation Corporation, Advisory Committee Members, and the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Office of Economic Development Cultural Tourism Incubator.
ADKX would also like to thank the generous sponsors who have provided financial support for the Mohawk & Abenaki Art Market: The Bay & Paul Foundation, Inc.; The Leo Cox Beach Philanthropic Foundation; and Margot Paul Ernst.
Planning funded by the New York State Council on the Arts.