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Making Intimacy Sovereign and Sovereignty Intimate | An Artist Talk by Wanda Nanibush
December 3, 2020 at6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Plug In ICA is so pleased and honoured to present an artist talk by the prolific writer and curator Wanda Nanibush on Thursday, December 3 at 6pm CT. Her talk entitled, Making Intimacy Sovereign and Sovereignty Intimate, takes a personal journey through the nexus of Sovereign/Intimacy, delving into her art practice and filmmaking Nanibush will begin the evening with a screening of her short video Arrivals and Departures.
This event is presented as part of Sovereign Intimacies in partnership with Gallery 1C03, with support from Video Pool Media Arts Centre.
Wanda Nanibush is an Anishinaabe-kwe image and word warrior, curator and community organizer from Beausoleil First Nation. Currently Nanibush is the inaugural curator of Indigenous art and co-head of the Indigenous + Canadian Art department at Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO). Her current AGO exhibition, Rebecca Belmore Facing the Monumental is touring internationally as well as two independent projects Nanabozho’s sisters (Dalhousie) and Sovereign Acts (JMB). Nanibush has a Masters of Visual Studies from University of Toronto where she has taught graduate courses. On top of many catalogue essays Nanibush has published widely on Indigenous art, politics, history and feminism and sexuality.