igloliorte copyHeather Igloliorte is an Inuk from Nunatsiavut. She is an Assistant Professor and Concordia University Research Chair in Indigenous Art History and Community Engagement in Montreal and an independent curator of Inuit and other Indigenous arts. Heather’s teaching and research interests center on Native North American visual and material culture, circumpolar art studies, performance and media art, the global exhibition of Indigenous arts and culture, and issues of colonization, sovereignty, resistance and resilience. Heather has four exhibitions opening throughout 2016: the two-person show Disrupt Archive: Dayna Danger and Cecilia Kavara Verran at Galerie La Centrale (March-April); the permanent exhibition Ilippunga: The Brousseau Inuit Art Collection at the Musée National des Beaux-Arts du Québec (opened June 2016); the co-curated circumpolar Inuit night festival iNuit blanche (October 2016); and the nationally touring SakKijâjuk: Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut (opening October 2016 at The Rooms Provincial Art Gallery).