When Raven Became Spider  


When Raven Became Spider
Dunlop Gallery | February 1, 2017 |

"Taking its title from a body of work by Sonny Assu, depicting Spiderman in a traditional Kwakwa_ka_'wakw style, When Raven Became Spider is a contemporary art exhibition curated by Vancouver-based Gitxaala/British, curator, artist and writer Leena Minifie, featuring works by Joi T. Arcand (Cree), Sonny Assu (Kwakwa_ka_'wakw), Shaun Beyale (Diné), Julianne Beaudin-Herney (Cree/Mi'kmaq/Métis), Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers (Blackfoot/Sámi), and Jeffrey Veregge (Port Gamble S'Klallam). This publication, which features texts from guest writers and a commissioned artist project by Diné artist Jolene Yazzie, continues Minifie's research on supernatural characters in Indigenous art and modern comic superheroes."--

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ISBN: 9781988404066
$14.95