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Adrian Stimson

Funded and administered by the Canada Council for the Arts, the $25,000 cash prize includes categories for artistic achievement in visual and media arts, fine craft and outstanding contribution. more

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An exhibition at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts looks at the Western film genre and its impact on the visual arts. more

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Adrian Stimson digs a trench to pay homage to the often-overlooked stories of thousands of Indigenous soldiers in the First World War. more

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Dana Claxton, "Headdress," (2016)

Photo by Brandon Clarida.

This is the first major acquisition by the Art Bank in over two years, and features emerging and established Indigenous artists. The pieces were selected following consultations with members of the artistic community led by the Art Bank staff. more

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From "Holding Our Breath"

Photo by Henri Robideau, grunt gallery.

Adrian Stimson’s installation "Sandbox" is chilling. The Saskatoon-based artist, a member of the Siksika (Blackfoot) Nation in southern Alberta, has created an ordinary-looking children’s sandbox. more

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With the bison already familiar to us within First Nations’ artistic practices both past and present, we are forced to ask not if this symbol can still be deployed, but how it can remain meaningful within the array of artistic discourse. more

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