Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Illume (2013)


  • Medium: serigraph
  • Size: 30 × 18 inches
  • Edition: 44
  • Reference Code: TC2013-02

Illume comes from massive full moons that light the edge of the forest creating light and shadow effects on a tree line that are broken up, but still what I see are Salish elements from the shapes within.”

Thomas Cannell

Coast Salish (Musqueam)

(1980- )

Thomas Cannell is a young Coast Salish artist who was born on Musqueam traditional territory in 1980. He has spent his whole life on the Musqueam Reserve in Vancouver, BC, and has been immersed in the long-established art and cultural traditions of his Musqueam ancestors.