Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Raven and Human (2001)

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  • Medium: serigraph
  • Size: 17 × 13 inches
  • Edition: 200

“Raven the creator, the trickster and the transformer. Raven is shown with black and red formlines. The human is shown with blue-green formline. Blue-green is a spiritual colour. Raven gave us light, stories and taught us spirituality.”

Eugene Alfred

Eugene Alfred

Northern Tutchone, Tlingit

Crow Clan

(1970- )

Eugene Alfred is a Northern Tutchone and Tlingit carver from the Crow clan of the Selkirk First Nations. He works in all woods including local birch, alder, yellow and red cedar, pine, and spruce. Eugene references both sides of his heritage in his work making Tlingit-style masks, bowls, rattles, and panels that are painted with traditional motifs and sculpture that depict Northern Tutchone stories.