Festival Director / sākihiwē festival
Alan Greyeyes (Anishinaabe) produces the sākihiwē festival in Winnipeg, Manitoba; operates
an artist and project management company; and, volunteers on the board of directors for the
Polaris Music Prize.
In 2006 he helped launch the Manito Ahbee Festival and the Indigenous Music Awards; in 2009
he launched the sākihiwē festival and produced the “Take the Fort!” tour for the Cultural
Olympiad; in 2010 he produced the “New Native Music Revue” for the Cultural Olympiad; and,
in 2015 he added artist manager to his resume.