Viola Desmond Legacy Art Project
The North End Business Association, and the Viola Desmond Legacy Committee wish to recognize the accomplishments of Viola Desmond through a commemorative legacy art piece located on Gottingen Street in Halifax’s North End.
Discover the NEW art installment!
2260 Gottingen Street, Halifax, NS
December 6, 2021
A community conversation on a legacy art project to commemorate the impact of Viola Desmond’s activism and business contributions
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Meet the Artist
The North End Business Association (NEBA) and the Viola Desmond
Legacy Committee is pleased to announce that Marven Nelligan (Marvelous Design) has been
awarded the commission to create a lasting commemorative art piece to honour the late Viola
Desmond on Gottingen Street in the North End of Halifax.