Thursday 13th December 2018,

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Jackson 2bears

Jackson 2bears heritage mythologies video performance

Heritage Mythologies Video Performance by Jackson 2bears 2010 Jackson 2bears is a new media, interactive installations and multimedia performance artist based in Victoria BC, Canada. A Kanien’kehaka (Mohawk), 2bears works focus on the aesthetics of indigenous identity in contemporary times and explores Native spirituality. His work has been exhibited at [...]

January 24, 2014 Makis Mourelatos Culture & Art 0

Andrea Carlson

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Minnesota born Anishinaabe/European artist Andrea Carlson is an artist whose work takes the viewer into a politically charged object-filled world focusing on cultural narratives and stories offering commentary on museums, collections, and storytelling. Her work has gained support through various fellowships and is represented by Bockley Gallery in Minneapolis. Carlson [...]

January 22, 2014 Makis Mourelatos Culture & Art 0

Raymond Boisjoly

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An Aboriginal artist of Haida and Québécois descent, Raymond Boisjoly is a Vancouver-based multidisciplinary artist who uses print-based sculptural media and installations to engage with the mediated representation of Aboriginality, while challenging cultural belief systems. His work has been widely exhibited across Canada and in the United States, including the [...]

January 15, 2014 Makis Mourelatos Culture & Art 0

John Feodorov

John Feodorov is a Los Angeles-born artist of Navajo and Euro-American heritage specialising in conceptual art. Through his work, Feodorov addresses contemporary issues of environment, consumerism, and spirituality. Away from his sound and video work, he is also produces art on paper and canvas, creating “hybrid mythical iconographies” that tackle [...]

January 12, 2014 Makis Mourelatos Culture & Art 0

Amelia Winger-Bearskin

amelia winger video performance

Daughter of a traditional storyteller and a member of the Seneca Cayuga tribe of the Iroquis Nation, video and performance artist Amelia Winger-Bearskin uses conceptual art to create fun and funky works that challenge the status quo. Winger Bearskin is a trained opera singer and holds a master’s degree in [...]

January 4, 2014 Makis Mourelatos Culture & Art 0

Naomi Okubo, Contemporary Artist and Painter from Japan

Party Forever by Naomi Okubo Painting 2013

Born in 1985, Naomi Okubo is a contemporary artist from Japan that is interested in the relationship between oneself and others or society and a contradiction that happen among the relationships. From an early age she was not sure how to relate with other people since she was afraid of [...]

November 6, 2013 Makis Mourelatos Culture & Art 0