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LAND, SPIRIT, POWER: FIRST NATIONS AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF CANADA. Diana Nemiroff et al. National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1992. Distributed in the U.S.A. by University of Chicago Press. 232 pp. with 117 ills. (24 col.). 28 x 23 cm. LC 93-105605 ISBN 0888846509 In English.
Showcases a selection of recent sculptures, paintings, film stills and other works by twelve Native North American artists living in Canada and six from the United States, illuminating their diverse explorations of issues related to cultural identity, spiritual tradition and the natural environment. Substantial individual texts by or about the artists (among them Carl Beam, Alex Janvier, Jimmie Durham and Kay WalkingStick) supplement three introductory essays that include critiques of past exhibitions of First Nations art and discussions of the complex values informing the featured works.
Indexing: Western — Canada — Post-1970 — Several Media
Plans: 01,05,07,15,17,20,23
Worldwide Number: 023790
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