© Cheli Nighttraveller, Untitled, 2003. reminiSCENT. Photo Miklos Legrady.
Canada / Little Pine First Nation
Cheli Nighttraveller, born in Saskatoon, explores her identity as a person of mixed cultural heritage (Métis) through performance and video. She was active in Saskatchewan’s contemporary Aboriginal arts community before moving to Montreal in 2001. She has participated in artist residencies and performance festivals across Canada, including the 7a*11d International Festival of Performance Art (Toronto), Latitude 53’s VisualEyez Festival (Edmonton), Sâkêwêwak Artists’ Collective (Regina) and grunt Gallery (Vancouver).