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Title Close encounters : the next 500 years / curated by Candice Hopkins [and others] ; edited by Sherry Farrell Racette.

Publication Info. Winnipeg : Plug In Editions, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    704.0397 CLO    Available
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Description 217 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Accompanies an exhibition mounted by Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, Urban Shaman Contemporary Aboriginal Art, and Winnipeg Art Gallery, held Jan. 22, 2011-May 8, 2011, curated by Candice Hopkins ... [et al.].
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-194).
Contents Listen to the still, small voice: a stroll down Winnipeg's Broadway Avenue c. 2010 / Jenny Western -- Jimmie Durham's Poles to mark the centre of the world / Richard William Hill -- Oshki Bimaadiziwin, new life / Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair -- After the dance / Richard William Hill -- Why can't beauty be a call to action? / Candice Hopkins -- Sanctuary / Victor Masayesva Jr. -- Flying with Louis / Joane Cardinal-Schubert -- Remembering our future / Lee-Ann Martin -- Imagined futures and utopian dreams / Megan Tamati-Quennell -- Contemporary m├ętis art, prophetic obligation and the individual talent / David Garneau -- House of Charlemagne / Edward Poitras -- Encounters with woods / Jaimie Isaac -- About the future / Loretta Todd -- A manifesto of close encounters / Steve Loft.
Summary "Close Encounters: The Next 500 Years is a critical reader and exhibition catalogue that presents 33 international Indigenous artists from across Canada, the United States, South America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand, including newly commissioned work from Rebecca Belmore, Faye HeavyShield, Kent Monkman, Edward Poitras and Jimmie Durham. Fourteen contributors present essays that map four distinct sub-themes of the exhibition related to the imagined future for Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples.
Featured artists: KC Adams, Maria Thereza Alves, Shuvinai Ashoona, Mary Anne Barkhouse, Michael Belmore, Rebecca Belmore, Colleen Cutschall, Wally Dion, Jimmie Durham, Rosalie Favell, Jeffrey Gibson, Brett Graham, Faye HeavyShield, Marja Helander, Jonathan Jones, Brian Jungen, James Luna, Kavavaow Mannomee, Tracey Moffatt, Kent Monkman, Reuben Paterson, Archer Pechawis, Edward Poitras, Postcommodity, Pudlo Pudlat, Lisa Reihana, Paul Anders Simma, Doug Smarch Jr., Skawennati, Christian Thompson, Marie Watt, Linus Woods, Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun."--Pub. desc.
Subject Indian art -- Canada -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Indian art -- Canada -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Indigenous art -- Canada -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Indigenous art -- Canada -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Farrell Racette, Sherry. Editor.
Hopkins, Candice.
Plug In ICA (Gallery).
Urban Shaman (Gallery).
Winnipeg Art Gallery.
ISBN 9780921381365

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