Norval Morrisseau Originals
Norval Morirriseau orginals and prints are available at The Gallery Upstairs in Milton.
Norval Morrisseau (1932 – 2007) was a self taught Indigenous Canadian Artist also known as Copper Thunderbird
In Norval Morrisseaus paintings he captured legends and images that came to him in visions or dreams
In Morrisseau’s early paintings they were subjects of myths and traditions of Anishnaabe people and painted on birchbark and moose hide
Later Morrisseau’s style changed by using more standard material like canvas and also brighter colors and the themes of his artwork changed from myths and traditions to his own personal struggles