Ron Benner : Other Lives

Teitelbaum, Matthew. Ron Benner : Other Lives. Charlottetown, PEI: Confederation Centre Art Gallery and Museum, 1988.

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Abstract (English)

According to curator Teitelbaum, Benner is concerned with the relationship of territory, property and the histories of indigenous peoples. His use of Foucault's definition of power and Marcel Mouss' definition of the gift economy is seen as a tool to criticize western domination of indigenous cultures. Circa 30 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Teitelbaum, Matthew (Curator); Teitelbaum, Matthew (Author); Milrod, Linda (Prefacer)
Dossier: 410 - BENNER, RON
Collation: 40 p. : 40 ill. ; 28 x 22 cm
ISBN: 0920089003
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Charlottetown, PEI: Confederation Centre Art Gallery and Museum
Artists: Benner, Ron
Critics / Curators / Historians: Teitelbaum, Matthew
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 29 July 1988 - 12 Mar. 1989, Mendel Art Gallery (Saskatoon), Art Gallery of Windsor.
Keywords: REPRESENTATION; POWER; CULTURAL IDENTITY; ART AND SOCIETY; GIFT ECONOMY
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 18 Jul 1989
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 14:28
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/999
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