Art Windsor-Essex respectively acknowledges that we are located on Anishinaabe Territory – the traditional territory of the Three Fires Confederacy of First Nations, comprised of the Ojibway, the Odawa, and the Potawatomi. Today the Anishinaabe of the Three Fires Confederacy are represented by Walpole Island First Nation. We want to state our respect for the historical and ongoing authority of Walpole Island First Nation over its Territory.
Loyalists Along the Detroit River: Art and Artefacts
September 22, 2001 - November 25, 2001
Sponsored by the Detroit 300 Tricentennial Grant Program, Loyalists Along the Detroit River: Art and Artefacts brings together works of fine art and various objects from public and private collections in the United States and Canada. The nature of this exhibition is biographical, focusing on those individuals who crossed over from the United States to Canada some time between 1785 and 1810, at a time when national borders were being defined. Major figured in the early history of this area are represented by portraits, watercolour views, and domestic and documentary objects.