Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Ancestor Bracelet

by

  • Medium: silver
  • Size: 1 × 6 inches
  • Reference Code: W120921

Dan Wallace

Dan Wallace

Kwakwaka'wakw, Haida

(1971- )

“My traditional chieftain name is Gi-Gamie Kin-Kwus. It was recently given to me, at my young age, because of the passing of my uncle who was the chief. Because my blood comes from two sides — Lek-Kwil-Taich (Kwakwaka’wakw) and Haida — I’ve got the right to work in these two art styles. I feel privileged that I’m allowed to do that and I think my artwork reflects that….”