September 26th, 2020 – February 27th, 2021

Powwow! Ohcîwin The Origins

Ohcîwin is a Cree word meaning “The Origin” or telling of a story where something originated.

Powwow! Ohcîwin The Origins features 7 powwow dance styles, with full Regalia and craft work. Curators and creators, Patrick Mitsuing and Marrisa Mitsuing, have gathered the stories, worked with the Artisans, and carefully built the Regalia for this exhibition

Check out the Interpretive Guide for detailed info about the exhibit and history of powwow.

Explore the Exhibit


Learn about each of the dance styles displayed in the exhibition, plus a full length Curator’s Talk with Patrick and Marrisa Mitsuing.

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