Photo by J Spinney
A family of eagles, surrounding an orange heart, are curled up inside a medicine wheel. A vine with purple flowers stretches across the orange background to the left.
Artist(s): Lorne Julien

Family Resurgence

Completed: 2021

Lorne Julien is a Mi’kmaq artist from Millbrook Frist Nation who paints murals all over Nova Scotia. This mural emphasizes the strength and love of Indigenous families. The orange in this mural honours residential school survivors and the children who could never returned home. The eagles represent love, strength and protection.

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Where to Find This Mural

Location: 381 Main Street Kentville, NS B4N 1K7 Get Directions

Accessibility: This mural is painted on the side of a building, accessible by a cobblestone sidewalk.