artworks created during the @stepspublicart Art Forum.

STEPS Public Art is a national organization that empowers communities to transform public spaces into vibrant places through one-of-a-kind public art plans, installations and engagement strategies.

CreateSpace Public Art Forum is a digital forum that virtually convenes 50 participants who identify as Black, Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit and Métis), racialized, rural and/or youth with disabilities and between the ages of 18-25.

CreateSpace Public Art Forum is supported by Canadian Heritage (@o_canadiana), Canada Council for the Arts (@canada.council), and CIBC (@cibc).















initiation, 2022






 trance, 2022






free day care, 2022

this collage explores the notion of accessible ways for parents, not only mothers, to connect with their children, including the novel use of handmade Bilum bags carried by indigenous women in Papua New Guinea. free day care highlights traditional way indigenous women in Papua New Guinea carry their babies.

 

STEPS Public Art Forum