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"<a href="https://www.artistsforconservation.org/virtual-exhibit/21298/artist/5165/artwork/spirit-haida-gwaii-21801">Spirit of Haida Gwaii</a>" by Luke Raffin | Canada
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Spirit of Haida Gwaii

Wallhanging by Luke Raffin
Dimensions:
34.00" H x 24.00" W
Medium:
Acrylic
Year Completed:
2022
Subject(s):
Raven
Original for Sale:
Original Available
Artist will donate 20% to Artists for Conservation (AFC) from sale of this work.
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$4,000 USD
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My wife, Connie, has been asking me for a long time now to paint a Raven. After watching them from our cabin at Maude Bay, I was inspired. This acrobatic flier is amongst the smartest of all birds, gaining a reputation for solving problems. This clever bird thrives among humans; always looking for an easy meal. First Nations peoples of the Pacific Northwest regard the Raven as a trickster and a mischief maker. The idea of using the powerful image of the totem, I thought, would symbolize the connection between the Raven and humans that goes back long before colonization.

 

 

Spirit of Haida Gwaii | Wallhanging by Luke Raffin | Artists for Conservation 2022