Critical Writing Index

Startling Images In Native Art Show

by David Lang

Times-Colonist, June 4, 1989

This newspaper review describes the surprising and unusual paintings, sculptures and installations shown in the "Beyond History" exhibit focusing on contemporary aboriginal art. Mike MacDonald was involved in the exhibition. Artists dealt with contemporary aboriginal social issues such as alcoholism, technology in relation to aboriginal culture, stereotypes and "orientalism."

ITEM 1989.094 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

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Bob Boyer

Edward Poitras

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Jane Ash Poitras

Mike MacDonald