Profile of Anishinaabe artist Rebecca Belmore in the Toronto Star

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Rebecca Belmore stands in front Speaking to Their Mother, her 1991 sculptural installation that functions as a giant megaphone, allowing people to speak directly to Mother Earth. Image via Toronto Star

Read the profile here.

Rebecca Belmore is one of Canada’s best known artists, and her solo exhibition KWE! is open at Friday Night @ the Berks. The exhibition, curated by Wanda Nanibush, will be inaugurated with a performance by Belmore on Friday at 8 pm.  Then on Saturday, join Rebecca Belmore and curator Wanda Nanibush as they discuss the continuing colonial practices that marginalize and perpetuate a system of violence against Indigenous women, and political and artistic strategies of resistance.  RT #158, Saturday 10:30-12:00, UC 257.

Tickets for Friday night & the Berks are $15 ($10 for conference attendees) and can be purchased at the door.

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