Mikisew

July 2022

1580 Grafton St. - Halifax, NS

12 ft H x 28 ft W

Acrylic on Concrete

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Painted for Halifax Mural Festival & Gritty to Pretty Placemaking Program.

Mikisew is Ininew for Eagle.

ᓴᑭᑕ are the Spirit Markers translating to Sakita.

Sakita is the Ininew word for Love.

In the Sacred Seven Ancestor Teachings, the Eagle represents Love.

 

This painting is to show the connection between the meaning of Love, the Eagle, and the Land.