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Art Now: Adrian Stimson

Date & Time:
November 17, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location:
Gallery Hall, TFDL
Speaker:
Adrian Stimson

Art Now: Visiting Artist & Scholar Series

Adrian Stimson: I am not just a Buffalo Boy

This lecture is about artist Adrian Stimson. As an interdisciplinary artist, he will talk about his beginnings as a painter and how he sees his work evolving using various media, how art can convey message and how his Blackfoot cosmology and experience is reflected in his work. 

Adrian Stimson is a member of the Siksika Nation, his work includes paintings, installations, sculpture and performance. Adrian is known for his performance personas, Buffalo Boy and Shaman Exterminator. Adrian exhibits nationally, internationally and was awarded the Blackfoot Visual Arts Award, Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal and the Alberta Centennial Medal. His work is in the collections of the British Museum, Canadian Art Bank and McKenzie Art Gallery.