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Meahcis / in the forest


Meahcis / in the forest

Taqralik Partridge in collaboration with Nils Ailo Utsi

About the Artists
Taqralik Partridge and Nils Ailo Utsi are an International Indigenous wife and husband duo and collaborators. Taqralik is a writer, spoken word poet, and curator originally from Kuujjuaq, Nunavut. Partridge’s writing focuses on both life in the north and in southern urban centres, as well as the experiences of Inuit. Her writing has been reproduced in Swedish and French translations, and she has toured with multiple orchestras and productions. Nils Ailo Utsi is a Sámi artist, and respected animator and illustrator form Kautokeino, Norway


Meahcis / in the forest is part of Tree Protection Zone, a transformative Indigenous-led public art exhibition at Hart House Circle. See works by other Tree Protection Zone artists: Shuvinai Ashoona, Susan Blight, Carrie Hill, Christi Belcourt (Onaman Collective), Isaac Murdoch (Onaman Collective), and Que Rock/Manitou Nemeen (Quentin Commanda).