Kent Monkman’s new exhibition Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience rated a huge spread in the Star this week. Of Swampy Cree, English and Irish descent, Monkman was born in Ontario and raised in Manitoba, primarily in Winnipeg, as well as on various reserves in northern Manitoba.
Opening reception January 26. 6:30-8:30pm. University of Toronto Art Centre University College, 15 King’s College Circle. West of Hart House.
The R.K. Teetzel Lecture in Art by Kent Monkman. Wednesday, February 1, 4:30-6:00pm. University College, Room 140. The lecture will be followed by a reception from 6:00-7:30pm at the University of Toronto Art Centre, University College, 15 King’s College Circle.
Toronto Star: January 22, 2017. http://www.utac.utoronto.ca. For more information about the artist and curator: http://www.kentmonkman.com/ .
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