Iron Foot Place

Inside Ford Hall, gaze down at the the 14-metre circular mosaic designed by Alex Janvier, one of Canada’s best and pioneering artists. Iron Foot Place celebrates our city’s history, culture and land with earthy colours illustrating Edmonton’s legacy as a meeting place.

About the Creator


Painting from a lifetime of First Nations challenges and celebrations, Alex Janvier is a pioneering Canadian aboriginal artist. For generations, his work has influenced many aboriginal artists, sharing struggles for cultural empowerment a history of oppression.