Metis Art History

Timeline created by gbell86
  • Frances Anne Hopkins

    Frances Anne Hopkins
    Frances Anne Hopkins visits Canada, moves to Lachine, Quebec and begins her forays by canoe into the wilderness. She sketches many canoe scenes of the voyageurs. She would develop these sketches later in life into large scale oil paintings...
  • Trial and Hanging of Louis Riel

    Louis Riel Hung by Canadian Government for leading uprising of Metis people to fight for their rights.
  • Christi Belcourt

    Christi Belcourt
    Christi Belcourt, Metis artist, paints beadwork inspired murals for Manitoba Metis federation, private collectors and others.