Ha7lh skwayel tanuyap, na wa nántsaswit ta Kwiigay iiwaans, tiná7 chen tla Xaada Laas iy Sḵwx̱wu7meshúlh úxwumixw.
Good day everyone, my name is Kwiigay iiwaans, big precious cloud. I come from the Haida and Squamish Nations, currently living in so-called East Vancouver. I'm a 2s performing and multidisciplinary artist, #ActuallyAutistic spoonie.
I explore 2SQTIBIPOC futurism through mediums of illustration, graphic design, formline design, hand poke tattoos, murals, printmaking, beadwork and weaving.
a term used to describe a cultural/social/spiritual identity within many Indigenous communities across Turtle Island. This can be a personal and/or communal identity, and can be related to an individuals roles in their community. Each Nation and individual may have their own specific teachings and relationship to these identities and the term 2Spirit.
considering the worldwide political antagonism and displacement we face, seeking to center our voices and experiences as 2 Spirit, Queer, Trans, Intersex, Black, Indigenous, Muslim, People of Colour when planning and building our collective future.
a hashtag created for only autistic people to use. It originated on Tumblr in 2011 and was meant to help autistic people build a community of their own, share accurate information on how to provide support to autistic people, and to fight misinformation on harmful therapies and common misconceptions/misrepresentations from allistic/non-autistic people.
Fallon: You're a spoonie? I didn't know. Well, I hope you feel better tomorrow. Can I do anything for you?