This Oil I Cannot Drink
Oil and 24k gold leaf on aluminum,
Image: 24"h x 18"w, framed: 30.5"h x 24.5"w, Item No. 17988,
Autumn Peltier is a member of the Wikwemikong First Nation (Lake Huron, Ontario) and an internationally recognized advocate for clean water. She is referred to as a "water warrior" and began her environmental advocacy at age 8.
The Blue Karner Butterfly, once found in significant numbers, is today considered extremely endangered and only found in parts of the Great Lakes, including Lake Huron.