Judy Anderson is Nêhiyaw (Cree) from Gordon First Nation, Saskatchewan, Treaty 4 territory and an Associate Professor of Canadian Indigenous Studio Art in the Department of Art at the University of Calgary. Anderson’s practice includes beadwork, installation, hand-made paper, painting, three-dimensional pieces, and, collaborative projects all of which are deeply personalwith a focus on issues of spirituality, family, colonialism and Indigenous epistemological and ontological traditions.

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Nohkom Jane Mary Vamps (2013)

This work was created and submitted for the Walking With Our Sisters commerative art installation in honour of my Grandmother.




Nohkom Jane Mary (2013) Glass beads, 5 1/2 ” × 3 1/2 ” (13.97 × 8.89 cm). Photo credit: Katherine Boyer