The Art and Life of Arthur Shilling with William Kingfisher
Friday, March 24, 12:15 to 1 pm
Janice Laking Gallery and Gallery 3
William Kingfisher, an independent curator and artist of the Chippewas of Rama First Nation, will give a walking tour of Arthur Shilling: The Final Works, on view at the MacLaren Art Centre.
William Kingfisher holds a MA from Carleton University and has taken a leave of absence from his PhD work in the Indigenous Studies Department at Trent University to curate Arthur Shilling: The Final Works and pursue independent research. Recent projects include creating gardens of traditional foods to engage in discussions on the relationship of art and the everyday world, traditional ecological knowledge, eco-aesthetics, Indigenous methodology and participatory art.
Call ahead at (705) 720-1044 ext. 250 to pre-order your lunch at the Gallery Café. Please note: For groups, please notify the Gallery one week in advance as seating is limited in the Education Centre. With larger groups, all attendees may be hosted in an alternate gallery space, where food or drink is not permitted.