About Me

Arielle Twist is a Nehiyaw, Two-Spirit, Trans Woman that creating to reclaim and harness ancestral magic and memories. Originally from George Gordon First Nation, Saskatchewan she is now based out of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Within her short career pursuing writing she has attended a residency at Banff Centre for the Arts and Creativity, has work published with Them, Canadian ArtThe Fiddlehead, PRISM International, This Magazine,and CBC. Her debut collection of poetry ‘Disintegrate/Dissociate’ is forthcoming March 2019 with Arsenal Pulp Press.

Her poetry and other multi-media pieces have/are being exhibited in art galleries countrywide including The Khyber Centre for the Arts in Halifax, Toronto Media Arts Centre in Toronto, la galerie centrale powerhouse in Montreal, Centre for Art Tapes in Halifax,The Art Gallery of Mississauga in Mississauga and work with the Walter Phillips Gallery in Banff.

*Heading art by @Nalakwsis*