Masterpiece Study Program Past Recipients

2019

Cyril Bennet-Nabess (Tsimshian) will visit the Canadian Museum of History and the McCord Museum.

Carmen Dennis (Tahltan) will visit the Museum of Anthropology and the Royal BC Museum.

Gordon Dick (Tseshaht, Nuu-chah-nulth) will visit the Museum of Anthropology and the Royal BC Museum.

Amanda Hugon (Sto:lo, Cheam, Kwikwetlum) will visit the Bill Holm Center for the Study of Northwest Native Art at the Burke Museum.

Megan Jensen (Inland Tlingit, Carcross/Tagish First Nation) will visit the American Museum of Natural History.

Veronica Rose Waechter (Gitxsan) will visit the Field Museum.

Christian White (Haida) will visit the Ethnologisches Museum Berlin.

Marc Williams (Squamish, Wet’suwet’en) will visit the Museum of Anthropology and the Museum of Vancouver.

Agnes Wisden (Kwakwaka’wakw, Namgis) will visit the Museum of Anthropology and the Museum of Vancouver.

2018

Trevor Angus (Gitxsan): visited the Royal BC Museum in Victoria.

Phil Gray (Tsimshian): visited the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, Quebec and the Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois.

Albert Aay Aay Hans (Haida): visited the Pitt Rivers Museum in the UK.

Amanda Hugon (Sto:lo): visited the Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver and the Royal BC Museum in Victoria.

Kristen McKay (Tsimshian): visited the Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver and the Royal BC Museum in Victoria. 

Kari Morgan (Nisga'a): visited the Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver and the Royal BC Museum in Victoria.

Marianne Nicolson (Kwakwaka'wakw/Dzawada'enuxw): visited the Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois.

Christian White (Haida): visited the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, Quebec and the American Museum of Natural History in New York, New York.

2017

Henry Arthur Green: (Tsimshian) visited the UBC Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver. 

Shoshannah Greene: (Haida) visited The Field Museum in Chicago Illinois. Shoshannah is also a 2015 YVR Art Foundation Youth Art Scholarship recipient. 

Lisa Hageman: (Haida) visited the Pitt Rivers Museum in the UK.

Whitney Horne: (Inland Tlingit) visited both the Museum of Vancouver and the UBC Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver.

Tsema Igharas: (Tahltan) visited the Royal BC Museum in Victoria. Tsema is also a 2005 YVR Art Foundation Youth Art Scholarship recipient.

Nakkita Trimble: (Nisga'a/Tlingit) visited the Royal BC Museum in Victoria.

Sean Whonnock: (Namgis) visited the UBC Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver. 

John Wilson: (Haisla) visited the UBC Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver. 

2016

Gwaai & Jaalen Edenshaw: (Haida) visited the Royal BC Museum in Victoria.

Dion Kaszas: (Nlaka'pamux, Sto:lo and Cree/Metis) visited the Bill Holm Center for the Study of Northwest Native Art at the Burke Museum in Seattle, Washington.

Raven LeBlanc: (Haida) visited the UBC Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver. Raven is also a 2012 & 2014 YVR Art Foundation Youth Art Scholarship recipient.

Marika Swan: (Tla-o-qui-aht Nation) visited The Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois. Marika is also a 2014 YVR Art Foundation Masterpiece Study Grant recipient and a 2007 YVR Art Foundation Youth Art Scholarship recipient.

Lorraine Wolfe: (Carcross/Tagish First Nation: Tlingit) visited the Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver.

2015

Brenda Asp: (Athabascan/Tlingit) visited the Royal BC Museum in Victoria & the Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver. 

Roxanne Charles: (Salish) visited the UBC Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver. 

Kelli Clifton: (Tsimshian) visited the Museum of Vancouver. Kelli is also a 2013 & 2014 YVR Art Foundation Youth Art Scholarship recipient. 

Krystle Coughlin: (Selkirk First Nation) visited the Bill Holm Center for the Study of Northwest Native Art at the Burke Museum in Seattle Washington.

Darlene Gait: (Salish) visited the Royal BC Museum in Victoria.

Raymond Shaw: (Kwakwaka'wakw) visited the Royal BC Museum in Victoria.

2014

Lydia Brown: (Coast Salish) visited the UBC Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver.

Tyson Brown: (Haida) visited the Royal BC Museum in Victoria.

Bracken Corlett: (Wuikinuxw) visited the UBC Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver.

Ariane Medley: (Haida) visited the UBC Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver. Ariane is also a 2010 & 2012 YVR Art Foundation Youth Art Scholarship recipient.

Marika Swan: (Nuu-chah-nulth) visited both the UBC Museum of Anthropology and the Museum of Vancouver. Marika is also a 2007 YVR Art Foundation Youth Art Scholarship recipient.