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Andre Bouchard

Walrus Arts Management

Andre Bouchard (of Kootenai and Ojibwe descent) was born and raised on the Flathead Reservation in western Montana. He is Principal and Founder of Walrus Arts Management and Consulting - the Indigenous Agency. He is a nationally recognized for his work in and advocacy for the field of Native American contemporary performing arts. He holds a Master's degree in Arts Management from the Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University, a BFA in Dance and a BA in Anthropology from the University of Montana. He is currently an Association of Performing Arts Professionals/University of Southern California Leadership Fellow and a Commissioner with the Washington State Arts Commission. He is Dartmouth College Hopkins Center first and only guest curator and has spoken dozens of conferences including APAP, Arts Midwest, WAA, Dance/USA, Canadian Dance Assembly, Talking Stick, Jacob's Pillow Dance Presenters Forum and WESTAF's Western Presenter's Forum. He is a regular panelist for the National Endowment for the Arts, Washington State Arts Commission, Oregon Arts Commission among others.

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