Monday, October 10, 2016

new from above/ground press: THE PATIENT STORM, by Dana Claxton

Dana Claxton

They are heading in from the West and perhaps they are held up… not only in the valley, but by the river’s edge. Hm. Either way, we will have to depart soon and they can join us.

published in Ottawa by above/ground press
October 2016
a/g subscribers receive a complimentary copy

Dana Claxton
is an interdisciplinary artist whose work includes film and video, installation and performance art. Her work is held in public collections, including the The National Gallery of Canada and Vancouver Art Gallery. Her work has been screened internationally, at the Museum of Modern Art in New York (New York) and the Walker Art Centre (Minneapolis). Dana is of Hunkpapa Lakota descent and her family reserve is Wood Mountain Saskatchewan. Dana currently resides in Vancouver Canada and is an Associate Professor in the Department of Art History, Visual Art and Theory at the University of British Columbia.

Produced, in part, for distribution as part of the Festival of Readers and The Concept of Vancouver conference in St. Catharines, Ontario, October 13-15, 2016. Thanks much to Gregory and Lisa Betts for their help and support.

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