Dr. Robert Powless Cultural Center at AICHO
Duluth, MN 55802 United States 218-722-7225
Formerly known as Trepanier Hall, the Dr. Robert Powless Cultural Center is an auditorium in the American Indian Community Housing Organization’s Gimaajii-Mino-Bimaadizimin building.
AICHO purchased the former Duluth YWCA building in June 2008 to develop Gimaaji, converting the structure into 29 units of permanent supportive housing for families and creating Duluth’s first urban Indian center.
AICHO Galleries presents “Indigenous,” artwork by Shaun Chosa, Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa citizen and painter, who uses historical photographs and sepia tone images and transforms them into color paintings with pop cultural themes and iconography. The exhibit can be viewed on Fridays from 4 to 6 p.m. until Sept. 16. Chosa’s work embraces the diversity of Indigenous experiences: the pride of culture and tradition, the celebration of victories and blessings, and the painful memories and realities lived by Indigenous…Find out more »