June 17, 2017

In the Viewing Room: Kent Monkman

Kent Monkman: New and Recent Works

On View and Now Available
Beginning today, Saturday, June 17, 2017

In conjunction with Kent Monkman’s touring exhibition Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience opening  today, June 17 at Glenbow, TrépanierBaer is pleased  to present a selection of new and recent works on paper, including several sculptural  objects that were conceived in relation to Monkman’s  latest project  being presented at Glenbow. Kent Monkman’s new large scale project addresses Canada’s Sesquicentennial in 2017. The exhibition takes the viewer on a journey through 300 years of Canada’s history, narrating a story of Canada through the lens of First Nations’ resilience. The exhibition is scheduled to tour the Nation through to 2020.

Kent Monkman in Conversation
Glenbow Museum 2:00 p.m.
Today, Saturday, June 17, 2017

Kent Monkman will discuss his latest project with visual historian, artist and curator Jolene Rickard who will speak with the artist about the themes that inform his thought-provoking exhibition.
 
We look forward to seeing you at both TrépanierBaer and Glenbow.

Image Credit:

Love Conquers All, 2017
Gold leaf on birch and archival giclée face mounted to acrylic
12.5” x 17” x 2”
Limited Edition of 10 + 1AP