Jason Baerg, a Cree-Métis artist from Saskatchewan, says despite a large portion of Indigenous people who identify as Métis, a few prominent art galleries boast less than 1 per cent of Métis art among their Indigenous holdings. It’s why he and a few others created Shushkitew, a Métis artist collective, in hopes to promote those voices.

Jason was featured on CBC’s Columnists from CBC Radio. You can listed to the full podcast by clicking this link:

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