McKnight Media Artist Fellowships 2022
Skip to main content

McKnight Media Artist Fellowships 2022

2020–2021 McKnight Media winners, from left, Cy Dodson, David J. Buchanan, Missy Whiteman, and Karen Frank. Photos: Eric Mueller, courtesy FilmNorth.

The Coyote Way: X is a new form of visual Indigenous storytelling infused with Expanded Cinema experience (XR experience) utilizing 360 VR, video synthesizer, projection, performance, and live score. Rooted in deep Ancestral knowledge and traditional stories, The Coyote Way gives a new life that rises up through the cracks of the broken sidewalks, built on ancestral ground, deepened in cellular memory and star knowledge. This is a continuation of Sundance Native Lab supported project The Coyote Way: Going Back Home, a short sci‐fi/docu-narrative film about a young boy named Charlie, who must make a life-changing decision to join a Native street gang or begin an epic pilgrimage that will reveal the truth of his existence.

Please use the QR code to access this work.

Mask-wearing is mandatory for all attendees aged 2 or over to enter any screening or performance held in the Walker Cinema or McGuire Theater (and select Bentson Mediatheque events).

The Walker requires all ticket holders aged 5 and older to show proof of a completed COVID-19 vaccination regimen to attend this event. A negative COVID-19 test result will no longer be accepted.

Proof of vaccination must match the ticket holder’s ID. Ticket holders under age 18 may provide a school photo ID or an official school document with the student’s name.

A completed COVID-19 vaccination regimen means at least 14 days have passed since receiving a second dose of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine or a single dose of the Janssen/Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Attendees may present a physical vaccination record card or a digital document on a mobile device (such as a photo image of a vaccination record card). The Docket or Bindle apps are an easy and convenient option for tracking and sharing your vaccination card digitally.

Visitors must wear a mask when not consuming food or beverages, if they are available.

Refunds: Any ticket holder unable to meet the above requirement(s) is eligible for a refund.

If you are medically unable to meet these requirements, please email access@walkerart.org or call 612-375-7564.

To find out more about the Walker’s response to COVID-19, visit our COVID-19 guidelines page.

We will continue to share updates to the Walker’s response to COVID-19 as health guidelines evolve. If you have questions or require additional assistance, please email info@walkerart.org or call 612-375-7600.