Saturday, November 9, 2019
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
National Gallery of Canada
380 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, ON K1N 9N4
Join artists Peter Morin and Skawennati, and scholar Biung Ismahasan for an engaging discussion that explores key themes of Àbadakone | Continuous Fire | Feu continuel, an exhibition featuring international contemporary Indigenous art. This conversation will be moderated by art historians Carmen Robertson and Heather Igloliorte.
Organized in collaboration with Carleton University, and the Centre for Transnational Cultural Analysis as part of the International Academy Worlding the Global: The Arts in the Age of Decolonization.
In English with simultaneous interpretation in French.
Bunun Nation curator, artist and researcher from Dakanuwa Community, Namasia of Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan. PhD Candidate in Curating at the Centre for Curatorial Studies, University of Essex in Britain; Goldsmiths, University of London Alumni MA in Cultural Policy, Relations & Diplomacy (2014).
A traditional Rukai Nation Indigenous visual artist from Kucapungane community, Pingtung, southern Taiwan. She specialises in sculpture and composite media and environmental installations.