Critical Writing Index

Dana Claxton and the Graceful Art of Rage

by Dayna McLeod

No More Potlucks, Nov. 2010, no. 12

In this interview, Dana Claxton discusses a variety of her recent work, which spans video, performance, photography and installation. Claxton talks about how her culture and ancestry has influenced her work, her artistic process, and how her work comments on both the historical and contemporary oppression of First Nations people in Canada.

ITEM 2010.086 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Buffalo Bone ChinaDana Claxton

The Patient StormDana Claxton

AIM ProjectDana Claxton