Peripheral Vision(s)

Documenting a 2019 exhibition at McMaster Museum of Art which sparked a visual dialogue between 19th century ledger drawings by Northern Plains warrior-artists and the lithographic prints of 20th century American artists Leonard Baskin and Fritz Scholder. Includes scholarly essays by some of the most prominent Indigenous and non-Indigenous voices within the fields of Indigenous art history and art criticism today:

  • Janet C. Berlo, Professor of Art/Art History and Visual Culture at University of Rochester;
  • Paul Chaat Smith, Associate Curator at the National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC;
  • Gerald McMaster, curator, artist, author, and Tier 1 Canada Research Chair of Indigenous Visual Culture and Curatorial Practice, Ontario College of Art and Design University, Toronto, ON; and
  • Jeffrey Thomas, independent photo-based artist and research and recipient of the 2019 Governor General Award for the Visual Arts.
  • Rhéanne Chartrand, curator of Indigenous art, McMaster Museum of Art

McMaster Museum of Art
Supported by the Terra Foundation for American Art
Pages: 132. Colour illustrations: 109. BW illustrations: 14

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