We would like to extend our sincere gratitude to all of the individuals and organizations that made this project possible.
In particular, the hard work, dedication and collaborative spirit of the project patners allowed the various pieces that comrpise this complex project to be woven together.
Although many people from these organizations helped this project along in various capacities, the following individuals made up the core project team:
Aleksandra Dulic, artistic direction
Christine Mettler, project production
Jasmine Marshall, curatorial assistance
Jeannette Angel, experential learning design
John Wagner, content development
Jordan Coble, curatorial assistance
Kathy Holland, curatorial assistance
Linda Digby, project proponent
Sarah Alexis, curatorial assistance
The team would also like to recognize the support and contributions of Bowen Matheson, Coralee Miller, KayKaitkw Hall, Liam Leppard, Matt Fritter, Richard Potts, Ricki-Lynn Achilles, Tara Hurley, Taylor Siemens, and the Kelowna Museums Society’s exhibits, archives and programming staff. These individuals all helped tremendously to articulate, design, and construct this exhibition.
Thanks also to media artist Kenneth Newby, who used great creativity, subtlety and partience to develop the community audio installation.
This exhibition draws deeply from the knowledge of Okanagan community members, many of whom contributed to the exhibition in different ways. The following individuals contributed to the exhibition, by sharing one or a combination of their knowledge, voices, materials, skills and expertise:
Anna Warwick Sears
Anne Marie Estrada
Eva Rae Angel-Fox
Etta Marguerite Angel Fox
River Dushan Dunn
Ryan Van Vee
Tara Kisha Dunn
Ted Van Der Gulik
City of Osoyoos
Ecoscape Environmental Consultants
Institute for Community Engaged Research
Lake Country Museum
Okanagan Collaborative Conservation Project
Okanagan Institute for Biodiversity, Resilience & Ecosystem Services
Okanagan Xeriscape Association
Penticton Museum and Archives
Regional District of North Okanagan