Niki Little (Wabiska Ma’iingan)
Niki Little (Wabiska Ma’iingan) is an artist/observer, arts administrator, and a founding member of The Ephemerals (Sobey Art Award longlisted, 2017/2019). She is Anishininew/English from Kistiganwacheeng, MB. Her interests investigate Indigenous womxn, kinship, and community-based initiatives. Little is the Artistic Director of the imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival, Toronto, ON. She was the Director of the National Indigenous Media Arts Coalition, where she organized 'Listen, Witness, Transmit', a national Indigenous media arts gathering (June 12-15, 2018). As an independent curator, Little and Becca Taylor co-curated 'níchiwamiskwém | nimidet | my sister | ma soeur', the La Biennale d’Art Contemporain Autochtone (May 03-June 19, 2018) and co-hosted 'Migration' a three week on the land residency in Demmitt, AB (August 13-31, 2018). Little is a part of the commissioned co-curated exhibition 'Nests for the End of the World' at the Art Gallery of Alberta (January 24-May 03, 2020) with collaborator Bruno Canadien.
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