Monthly Archives: August 2013

Jane Burnstein Steals Stories Sept.5-8

Artist’s statement for “Stealing Stories“:  The mixed-media works in “Stealing Stories” are highly narrative in nature using stolen images drawn from a wide range of historical sources.  I have no final interpretation of these tales, but they are clearly stories … Continue reading

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Kiji Sibi Omamiwinini Anishinabe/Big River People/ Scout

Ottawa Citizen review http://www.ottawacitizen.com/entertainment/scout+with+name/8835952/story.html cbc coverage video http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/Canada/Ottawa/ID/2402547068/ On Thursday August 27, Elder Annie Smith-St George enacted a ceremony for the naming of the unknown ‘Algonquian Scout’ located behind Blink Gallery, and originally created alongside the Champlain monument, which can also be … Continue reading

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Our SCOUT: OO7 Collective revisits a nameless monument

From OO7 Collective artists statement: There was much controversy surrounding the Anishinaabe Scout who used to sit at the base of the Champlain monument on Nepean Point in Ottawa. The Assembly of First Nations (AFN), under former National Chief Ovide … Continue reading

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Bones Kneel in Company in good company

media CBC radio interview on All In A Day with Doyle/Pivato/Taler. (No recording on CBC website, there is only a listing.) http://www.cbc.ca/allinaday/music-playlists/2013/08/08/thursdays-show—links-info-music-55/ Canadian Art, listing of what to see this week http://www.canadianart.ca/openings/2013/08/08/francois-xavier-marange/ Peter Simpson blog: http://blogs.ottawacitizen.com/2013/08/10/video-performance-art-and-family-fun-in-majors-hill-park/ More photos

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BONES KNEEL IN COMPANY at Blink

bones kneel in company a group exhibition featuring sculpture, video, and performance by MAURA DOYLE // JULIANA PIVATO // LAURA TALER at BLINK Gallery Artists’ statement:  Employing sculpture, performance and timebased media, the exhibition addresses temporality beyond its spatial representation. Performing in resistance to … Continue reading

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