Congratulations to David Teata and Steven Gwaliasi who gained 3rd placings for their categories at the World Art Market for contemporary ethnic art at the Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver last Saturday, September 18, 2010.
Parcours des Mondes: Le Salon International des Arts Premiers
September 8 - 12, 2010
Pour la neuvième année consécutive, Parcours des mondes, le salon international des arts premiers, signera le lancement de la rentrée culturelle parisienne au coeur de Saint-Germain-des-Prés du 8 au 12 septembre 2010. read more »
Shaman ~ Mindy, Body Soul
August 19 - September 23, 2010
Alcheringa Gallery, 665 Fort Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Three years in the making, Shaman Mask ~Mind, Body, Soul was started during Luke Marston's stay in Japan. Stylistically informed by Buddhist iconography and the Noh masks of Japanese classical theatre, Marston’s mask depicts a Coast Salish narrative of a shamanic ritual performed on a lost soul. read more »
Header photos (left to right): Performance by Te Pua O Feani, July 21, 2005; Children's Story (Water Dreaming of Two Children), Johnny Warangkula Tjupurrula, acrylic on composition board, 1972; IL IAMB NAI? POMBRAL MOLGA KUNDUL AL? WHO IS THIS PERSON? BLACK OR WHITE? Performance by Michael Mel, April 28, 2007. Rotator photos (numbers one through four): Fiji Project gathering in front of a Masi Kesa from the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology at Cambridge University, Re-presenting Pacific Art. Edited by Karen Stevenson and Virginia-Lee Webb, Australia: Crawford House Publishing, 2010, Dan Taulapapa McMillin, 'O Taulaitu, Acrylic transfer collage and oil paint on canvas, 2012, PAA 11th International Symposium at the University of British Columbia, 2013.