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Andrew Dexel

Andrew (Enpaauk) was born in Kamloops, British Columbia in 1982 and is from the Nlakapamux Nation. He is known for his prints and original paintings, which are inspired by graffiti art and Salish design. He enjoys using bold, unconventional colors and abstract elements in his compositions. In 2009, Andrew had[…]

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Beau Dick

Beau Dick was born in the isolated Southern Kwakiutl Village of Kingcome, British Columbia in 1955. He began to carve at an early age, studying under the watchful eyes of his grandfather and father, master carvers James Dick and Benjamin Dick. Beau has studied Northwest Coast design and sculpture with[…]

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Pat Dixon

Pat Dixon was born in Skidegate, a Haida community in the Queen Charlotte Islands, British Columbia in 1938. He moved to Vancouver in 1966. Carving exclusively in Argillite, Pat Dixon has established himself as one of the preeminent Haida artists of his generation. He creates beautiful totems, Jewellery and sculpture[…]

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Sammy Dawson

Sammy Dawson, born in Alert Bay, BC in 1976, belongs to the Kwakwaka’wakw People. His mother is from the Tsawatainuk First Nation and his father is from the island village First Nation of Mamalilikulla. While growing up in Alert Bay, Sammy had early on started to watch the local carvers[…]

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Walter Davidson

Walter Davidson was born in Masset, British Columbia, the largest town on Haida Gwaii (formerly the Queen Charlotte Islands). Through his mother’s lineage he is a descendant of the Eagle Clan, taking the Frog as his secondary crest figure, a right also inherited from his mother. He is the nephew[…]

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