Wendielee Poitras

WendieLee is an indigenous African Nova Scotian whose family settled first in the community of North Preston before relocatiing to Guysborough Road (a community that was expropiated in the 1980’s).

Wendielee Poitras

Biography

She approaches her art from an Africentric perspective and her works have an underlying “interconnected” theme of feminine consciousness that is expressed in the way the artists makes lines . Wendie’s works are primarily abstract and strongly symbolic. She invites the reader to find personal meaning in the images she creates.