Indigenous Artist and Organizations

FNMIEAO First Nations

FNMIEAO First Nations, Metis & Inuit Education Association of Ontario: Our purpose is to support and promote the provisions of quality education on histories, worldviews, and knowledge systems that are rooted in the experiences and perspectives of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Peoples.

Indigenous Environmental Network (IEN)

Indigenous Environmental Network is an alliance of Indigenous Peoples whose Shared Mission is to Protect the Sacredness of Earth Mother from contamination & exploitation by Respecting and Adhering to Indigenous Knowledge and Natural Law

Indigenous Curatorial Collective (ICCA)

Indigenous Curatorial Collective (ICCA) is an Indigenous-run and led non-profit organization that supports and connects Indigenous curators, artists, writers, and professionals.   

Indigenous Performing Arts Alliance (IPAA)

Indigenous Performing Arts Alliance (IPAA) is a multifaceted Indigenous performing arts organization that connects, and d supports Indigenous performing artists.

Indigenous Protocols for the Visual Arts.

Indigenous Protocols for the Visual Arts: Welcome to INDIGENOUS PROTOCOLS dot ART, a space that demonstrates CARFAC’s commitment to supporting First Nations, Inuit, and Métis artists. The materials on this website were designed to provide practical guidelines for respectful engagement with Indigenous Peoples. It is part of an ongoing initiative to strengthen respect for First Nations, Inuit, and Métis visual art and artists, and legal and moral rights in the territory now known as Canada.

Native Land

Native Land is an app to help map Indigenous territories, treaties, and languages. 

"We strive to map Indigenous lands in a way that changes, challenges and improves the way people see history and the present day. We hope to strengthen the spiritual bonds that people have with the land, its people, and its meaning."

Territory list, Language list, & Treaties list

Territory Acknowledgement

National Indigenous Media Arts Coalition (NIMAC)

National Indigenous Media Arts Coalition (NIMAC) acts as the Indigenous branch of the Independent Media Arts Alliance (IMAA) working to represent and advance media arts communities in Canada.

Native Women in the Arts (NWIA)

Native Women in the Arts (NWIA) is a not-for-profit organization for First Nations, Inuit, and Métis women, and other Indigenous gender marginalized folks who share the common interest of art, culture, community and the advancement of Indigenous peoples:

Reconciliation Canada

The Northern Indigenous Artist Alliance (NIAA)

The Northern Indigenous Artist Alliance (NIAA) is a provincial arts service organization whose mandate is to support, promote, and advocate on behalf of Northern Ontario Indigenous artists.