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How Far We've Come


Thursday, February 09, 2017


McMaster Museum of Art
1280 Main St W
Alvin A. Lee Building
Hamilton, ON L8S

How Far We've Come: Reflections on the Resonance of Indigenous Art from the 1980s

RICHARD WILLIAM HILL - curator, critic, Canada Research Chair, Indigenous Studies, Emily Carr University of Art & Design
TOM HILL - curator, writer, art historian, artist, Recipient of the Order of Ontario, the Governor General's Award (2004)
GERALD MCMASTER - curator, artist, author, Canada Research Chair, Indigenous Visual Culture & Curatorial Practice, OCAD University

Please join the McMaster Museum of Art for an evening with three leading Indigenous scholars as they discuss the influence of Indigenous art from the 1980s on current Indigenous artistic and curatorial practice. This insightful and thought-provoking discussion will be moderated by Rhéanne Chartrand, Aboriginal Curatorial Resident at McMaster Museum of Art.

This special event is presented as a complement to the exhibition Unapologetic: Acts of Survivance. Curated by Rhéanne Chartrand, the exhibition presents significant works of art from the 1980s by eleven foundational contemporary Indigenous artists. It is on view at the Museum until March 25.

Cost: Free. Attendance by RSVP
Please RSVP by email to museum@mcmaster.ca

MCMASTER MUSEUM OF ART - 905.525.9140 x.23241