Vancouver Island, 1866-71
SIZE: 35” H X 34” W X 7.5” D
Media: Repurposed material embedded in drift wood (sculpture on wall)
Sculptural-artwork information elements: In 1866, Vancouver Island became a province of British Columbia within the united colony. They proclaimed the capital and assembly in Victoria and then Frederick Seymour was designated as the governor there until 1869. Within those five years, BC became the sixth province of Canada with multiple people, including, first humanity nations created Pacific Rim about Vancouver Island. Also, within the Indian canoes, fellows saw critters including Killer Whales, Sea Otters and Deep Cove Fish. Within 1870, they included two symbols: gold dollar coin with Queen Victoria and flag piece of fabric for the Colony of BC.