Hoop Dance, Powwow Styles
Nation: Odawa, Wikwemikong, Unceed Reserve located in Manitoulin Island, Wolf Clan
Nimkii has been dancing since he was 3 years old. Active in Powwow circles Nimkii is well known as a singer, Hoop dancer and champion Powwow dancer. He has travelled extensively across Turtle Island (North America) sharing his gift of singing and dancing in performances and workshops.
Nimkii is dedicated to the preservation and awareness of his peoples’ culture and history which is highlighted in his company DNA STAGE: Dedicated Native Awareness which helps bridge the cultural gap between First nations people and inhabitants.
Nimkii’s goal is to empower the people through his style of song and dance. He collaborates with Indigenous artists including: Kaha:wi Dance Theatre, Cris Derksen, among others.