WHITE, April

Author Tags: Art, First Nations, Haida Gwaii

Blonde, half-Haida artist April White was born on Haida Gwaii as the daughter of a British-American mother and a father within the Edenshaw family. As a self-taught painter and former geologist she has painted since the 1980s and produced the coffee table art book, Sgaana Jaad ~ April White: Killer Whale Woman (Powell River: Maradadi Pacific, 2008), edited by Judi Tyabji Wilson. The images of Haida Gwaii are presented in four sections: Landscapes, the Haida World, Haida Spirits Manifest, Haida Art and Legends. 0-9809888-0-2 $49.99

[BCBW 2008] "QCI" "Art" "First Nations"