Critical Writing Index

The infinitude of cool Marcel Dzama's Grave New World

by M.J. Thompson

Border Crossings, Aug. 2008, v. 27, no. 3, pp. 92-101

An essay is presented on the artist Marcel Dzama and his art. It describes his work for its hybrid creatures done in ink and watercolor and offers comments in which he explains he will work on project about Winnipeg, Manitoba. The use of popular culture and political events as themes in his work is examined and specific pieces mentioned include Lotus Eaters and The Hidden, the unknowable and the unthinkable.

ITEM 2008.165 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Lotus Eaters (2005)2008_Marcel Dzama

The Hidden, the unkowable, and the unthinkableMarcel Dzama