Jordan Quequish is Anishinaabe from Weagmow First Nation located in Treaty #9 in Northern Ontario. Currently he resides in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Painting in the Woodland Style, Jordan bases his work on traditional Anishinaabe teachings, stories, and legends. Jordan has been painting from a young age and was first inspired as he watched his father draw.
Jordan’s grandparents taught him the language, stories and legends of his people, and how to live off the land. Active in the community, Jordan is a busy father, leads drum and sharing circles, makes hand drums, rattles and other ceremony items. Jordan has travelled to many communities in Northern Ontario and parts of Manitoba providing art classes for children, youth and adults.