6 Tuesdays, beginning October 22, 2019. From 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
- Oct 22: Introductions
What does a curator do?
Lee-Ann Martin biography
- Oct 29: Guest Speaker, curator Lee-Ann Martin presents Resilience, The National Billboard Exhibition
- Nov 5: Selected works & artist statements
Indigenous creation stories & worldviews
- Nov 12: SakKijajuk: Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut
Labrador Inuk curator Heather Igloliorte
- Nov 19: Connections and Differences
Abadakone, Continuous Fire
Arrangements for Touring the National Gallery
- Nov 26: Tour of Abadakone/Continuous Fire at the National Gallery of Canada: Contemporary Indigenous Art from around the world
Lecturer: Jane Horner
In this lecture series we’ll discuss the art of curating and view two extraordinary exhibitions of Indigenous art: Resilience, curated by this year’s Governor General Award winner, Lee Ann Martin (Mohawk) and Sakkijâjuk, curated by Labrador Inuk Dr. Heather Igloliorte of Concordia University. Lee-Ann has agreed to present her 2018 exhibition, Resilience, in one class. The last class will be a tour of the upcoming exhibition of global Indigenous art at the National Gallery of Canada, Abadâkone/Continuous Fire.