September 29 – November 8
wake, Leah Decter
Recent Kayak Sketches, Mark Igloliorte
wake, by Leah Decter and Recent Kayak Sketches by Mark Igloliorte continue at the Campbell River Art Gallery until November 8.
Leah Decter’s work focuses on the history and contemporary conditions of settler colonialism and systems of white dominance in Canada, through a critical white settler lens. Decter is a Winnipeg-based artist who has presented and exhibited her work across Canada and internationally. To read “In the wake: unsettling settler colonialism”, by Carla Taunton, PhD, click on this link: In the wake by Carla Taunton
The Campbell River Art Gallery is also delighted to present a new exhibition, Recent Kayak Sketches, by artist Mark Igloliorte, in the Satellite Cases, located in the Gallery lobby. Igloliorte is an Inuk artist, originally from Nunatsiavut Labrador, whose work focuses on painting and drawing.
We acknowledge the generous support of: the City of Campbell River, BC Arts Council, and the Province of British Columbia.
The artist wishes to acknowledge the generous support of: The Winnipeg Arts Council with funding from the City of Winnpeg; SSRHC Insight Grant, Crossing Canada, Crossing Media, Performing the Land We Are; Landmarks 2017; Video Pool Media Arts Fund
The Campbell River Art Gallery acknowledges the support of the Canada Council for the Arts, which last year invested $153 million to bring the arts to Canadians throughout the country. Nous remercions le Conseil des arts du Canada de son soutien. L’an dernier, le Conseil a investi 153 millions de dollars pour mettre de l’art dans la vie des Canadiennes et des Canadiens de tout le pays.