KC Adams is a Manitoba-based artist whose works can be seen in galleries all across the country, but a new project called Perceptions can be found on social media feeds and on billboards across the city.

Image Credit - David Churchill (of the "Perceptions" Facebook Group)

Seen these around?

The idea is simple - juxtapose what we might quickly assume or perceive about First Nations people we see with the truth of who they really and are and how they define themselves.

Here is KC Adams, the artist behind the project, explaining the idea and vision behind these images.