Saturday, November 9, 2019
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
National Gallery of Canada
Special Exhibitions Galleries and Rotunda
380 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, ON K1N 9N4
Join artists Pierre Aupilardjuk, Ruth Cuthand, Eleng Luluan, Mata Aho Collective, Sayo Ogasawara, Evgeniy Salinder and many others as they take questions from the public and discuss their works in Àbadakone │ Continuous Fire │ Feu continuel, an exhibition featuring international contemporary Indigenous art.
Talks by different groups of artists will take place every half-hour between 1:00 and 3:00 pm. Look for them by their respective artworks in the Special Exhibition Galleries and Rotunda.
Visitors can drop-in, circulate, and ask the artists questions. Attend as many sessions as you like!
Included with admission to the Gallery.
In English with bilingual question period.
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.