Richard Boulet, Ursula Johnson, Marc Courtemanche, Paul Mathieu, Sarah Maloney, and Janet Morton employ craft materials, concepts, and approaches to make things differently or “otherwise.”
This exhibition looks at Scottie Wilson’s reception in Europe, where he was characterized by Jean Dubuffet as exemplary of art brut (“raw” or “rough” art).
Featuring the tools used to hunt animals and prepare their skins; prints, drawings, and sculptures depicting stories and objects in which skin plays a central role; and objects made from skin, such as mitts and boots, Skin Deep explores the enormous importance of skins and skin clothing in Inuit culture, past and present.
Monday, 18 August 2014, 5:00 p.m.
Monday, 25 August 2014, 7:00 p.m.