Treaty No. 6 Recognition Day Art Contest

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Friday, August 9th

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Each year, the City of Edmonton, together with the Confederacy of Treaty No. 6 First Nations, hosts Treaty No. 6 Recognition Day at City Hall.

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The call is going out for the next gifts to be exchanged at this year’s Treaty No. 6 Recognition Day. The gifts will be presented to the outgoing grand chief, current grand chief and the mayor of Edmonton and are a symbol of their commitment to collaboration, respectful dialogue and exploring shared opportunities.

Anyone living within Treaty No. 6 territory (in and around Edmonton), both Indigenous and non-Indigenous, is eligible to submit a fine and decorative art piece. This can include drawings, paintings, photography, small sculpture, print-makings, folk art, and/or traditional handicrafts, or any combination.

The competition is open to amateur and seasoned artists.

Winning Submission will receive $500.

Submission deadline is Aug. 9

Treaty No. 6 Recognition Day will take place Aug. 23 at City Hall in Edmonton

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City Hall
1 Sir Winston Churchill Square

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