Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

13th Moon: Elder Sibling

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  • Medium: red cedar, hair (horse)
  • Size: 15 × 13 × 4.5 inches
  • Reference Code: TP2000-14

The Eldest Sibling who brings in the new harvest season after the new year.

Tim Paul

Tim Paul

RCA

Nuu-chah-nulth (Hesquiaht)

(1950- )

Tim is a Nuu-chah-nulth artist from Esperanza Inlet on Vancouver Island. He has held the position of First Carver at the Royal British Columbia Museum, where he oversaw numerous commissions for totem poles for international sites such as Wakefield Park and Yorkshire Park in England, Stanley Park in Vancouver, and in Auckland. He left this position to oversee a program focussing on Native education for the Port Alberni School Board and Vancouver Island.