Language in Lights

Overpass Light Brigade, in collaboration with Margaret Noodin, Anishinaabe poet and teacher of Ojibwe language, use the light panels to embody language and celebrate the living heritage of Ojibwe culture in the Great Lakes region. Visit OLB’s page on


OLB, the Electa Quinney Institute, and InNaPo on World Listening Day to remind us . . . to listen . . . to one another and . . . to all of the languages around us.

“Language in Lights,” The ARTery, Milwaukee, WI

View the video documenting the Language in Lights community event on The ARTery.

“We Are Water,” in collaboration with artist Melanie Ariens and The Milwaukee Water Commons, Bradford Beach, Milwaukee, WI

We Are Water is an ongoing annual celebration of the Great Lakes watershed and Lake Michigan each summer.

“Message against Mining,” Mid-Winter Social, Lac Courte Oreilles Convention Center, Hayward, WI