Lindsay Katsitsakatste Delaronde
Mentor, Music Alive
Lindsay Katsitsakatste Delaronde is a Kanienke’haka woman from Kahnawake. For the past 13 years she has been a grateful, active and contributing guest on Lkwungen territory, Victoria, BC. Lindsay hold a Master’s degree in Fine Arts and a Master of Arts in the Indigenous Communities Counseling Psychology Program from the University of Victoria and is currently enrolled in a PHD in Applied Theatre at the University of Victoria. Her areas of research are Contemporary and Traditional First Nations visual art, Indigenous performance practices, expressive arts therapy examining decolonial methodologies in art. Lindsay’s artistic practice focuses on spirituality, embodiment, ritual, Indigenous theatre, land-based/site-specific performance art, collaborative practice, cultural resurgence and social/political activism through the arts. Her artistic mediums include photography, performance/theatre, movement/dance and visual studio arts.