Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Owl Mask

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  • Medium: alder, feathers
  • Size: 10 × 8 × 8 inches
  • Reference Code: W30309

Ryan Cranmer

Ryan Cranmer

Kwakwaka'wakw (Namgis)

(1980- )

Ryan Cranmer was born on June 7, 1980 in Vancouver, British Columbia. His mother, Dawn Cranmer is of the Namgis band of the Kwakwaka’wakw nation from Alert Bay, British Columbia, and his father is from the Heiltsuk nation of Bella Bella, British Columbia. Ryan’s grandfather is Donovan (Buster) Cranmer of the Musgamagw-Tsawataineuk (four tribes) of Kingcome Inlet, an island community north of Alert Bay. His grandmother was Agnes Cranmer, the daughter of Abaya (Constance Smith Hunt Martin), the wife of legendary artist, Mungo Martin. Her first husband was David Hunt of Fort Rupert, British Columbia.