Contribute to an Exhibition at the Nelson Museum

Nelson, Nelson Museum Archives & Gallery

Share Your Experience of Culture and Place

Students and employees are invited to contribute to a community exhibition at the Nelson Museum Archives & Gallery (NMAG) this fall. The show will run in tandem with the upcoming multimedia exhibition ਸ਼ੀਸ਼ੇ ‘ਚ __ ਤਰੇੜ | sheeshe ‘ch tharer | a crack in the mirror by artists Simranpreet Anand and Connor Singh VanderBeek, which draws from the culture of Punjab and its diasporas. 

A bright pink textile with burned edges

Share your lived experience of diaspora and cultural identity through a range of artistic mediums, including photography, painting, video, collage, poetry, writing, sculpture, personal items, textiles and installation.

The deadline for submissions is August 20, 2024. Contributed content will be part of an exhibition in Gallery B, which runs October 19, 2024, to February 1, 2025.

If you are inspired to contribute and/or have any questions or ideas, please contact Arin Fay at NMAG or Marissa Carrasco.