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Artist Talk with Marianne Nicolson

Marianne Nicolson’s The Way In Which It Was Given To Us (2017), an animation with sound, at Surrey Art Gallery’s UrbanScreen.

Artist Talk with Marianne Nicolson

Location:
Surrey Art Gallery, 13750 88 Avenue

Date & Time:
October 26, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Contact:
Surrey Art Gallery
604-501-5566
artgallery@surrey.ca

Category:
Arts

Community:
Whalley

Cost:
Free

Website:
surrey.ca/urbanscreen

2017-10-26 19:00:00 2017-10-26 20:30:00 America/Vancouver Artist Talk with Marianne Nicolson Learn more about Marianne Nicolson's newly created animation for UrbanScreen. Surrey Art Gallery, 13750 88 Avenue Surrey Art Gallery artgallery@surrey.ca

Marianne Nicolson will talk about her practice in relation to her new work developed for UrbanScreen, The Way In Which It Was Given to Us. She will be joined in conversation by writer Siku Allooloo, and artist respondants Brandon Gabriel and Peter Morin. The event will open with Semiahmoo welcoming remarks by Roxanne Charles.

About the Speakers:

Marianne Nicolson is a linguist, anthropologist, and a visual artist of Scottish and Dzawada̱'enux̱w First Nations descent based in Victoria, BC. The Dzawada'enuxw People are a member tribe of the Kwakwaka'wakw Nations of the Pacific Northwest Coast.

Siku Allooloo is a writer who is Inuit/Taino from Denendeh (Northwest Territories). Her work incorporates inherited legacies of resistance, continuity, and creative expression to support the revitalization and empowerment of Indigenous communities. Siku holds a BA in Anthropology and Indigenous Studies from the University of Victoria.

Roxanne Charles is a mixed media artist, curator, and art educator at Surrey Art Gallery. She is currently completing her MFA at Simon Fraser University. She is of Strait Salish and European descent and an active member of Semiahmoo Nation.

Above image: Marianne Nicolson’s The Way In Which It Was Given To Us (2017), an animation with sound, at Surrey Art Gallery’s UrbanScreen. Image courtesy of the artist.