Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Raymond Shaw

Kwakwaka’wakw (Weiwakum)

(1982- )

Raymond Shaw was born in 1982 in Campbell River, British Columbia. He is from the Weiwakum band of the Laichwiltach people who are southern Kwak-waka-wakw and inhabited the region between the village of Cape Mudge and Campbell River on Vancouver Island. Raymond started carving at the age of eight and is largely a self-taught artist inspired by museums and books and the many artists before him.

Artist Contemporaries