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Saahlinda Naay - the Haida Gwaii Museum offers a fascinating look into Haida Gwaii culture from diverse perspectives where Haida knowledge, western science art and politics all blend together in a fluid and constantly changing context. We work collaboratively with communities and organizations to provide an inspiring and holistic learning experience of all things Haida Gwaii.Find out more
The underlying theme running through our museum is the complex link between the land, the sea, human beings and Supernatural Beings - all which give Haida Gwaii its incomparable natural and cultural character. Our galleries offer a rich range of experiences, including learning about Haida language, art and culture from those who know it best, to enjoying our annual schedule of visual art exhibitions and public programs.
A creative space that envisions energy independence + human resilience in the face of climate change. Works available in-house or online at https://haidagwaiimuseumgiftshop.ca/collections/hlk-yak-ii-to-start-a-fire Hlkyakii Catalogue View Art Energy on Haida Gwaii Timeline Haida Independence & Sustainability Short Films Garden & Gathering Tips Hlk’yak’ii Sponsors Guestbook Hlk’yak’ii Team Nathalie Macfarlane & Wiiget Jaad Cherie Wilson, curators […]Find out more »
Commissioning art works for ceremony: four monumental masks that come to life on special occasions. As part of its expansion program completed in 2008, the HGM commissioned four large scale masks to represent the primary supernatural beings responsible for the creation of the Haida world. Robert Davidson, Reg Davidson, Jim Hart, and Guujaaw were each […]Find out more »
The story of how the Haida brought home the remains of their ancestors and developed lasting partnerships with museums around the world. Over the course of 15 years, beginning in 1995, the Haida approached Canadian and U.S. museums with requests for the return of their ancestors’ skeletal remains. The remains of over 600 ancestors have […]Find out more »