The Peacemaker Returns is the title of an image from The Pacemaker Returns series created by Skawennati for Canada’s 150th anniversary.
Called Teiakwanahstahsontéhrha’ | We Extend the Rafters, the 2017 exhibit is a children’s show that’s set in the year 3025 and is inspired by the ancestral Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) confederation story, featuring such historical figures as Tekanawí:ta, Jacques Cartier and a president addicted to Twitter.
Produced on the virtual reality platform Second Life, the animation-style movie by the Montreal-based artist is geared for kids ages five to 11.
Her touring show runs May 8 to July 25 at the Art Gallery at Evergreen (1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam).
The gallery is open Thursdays and Fridays from noon to 6 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m.