Leila Sujir : Luminous Stories

Ylitalo, Katherine. Leila Sujir : Luminous Stories. Peterborough, Ont.: Art Gallery of Peterborough, 1999.

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Abstract (English)

Ylitalo’s curatorial essay provides detailed descriptions of Sujir’s video-based works from 1988-1999, as well as biographical information on the artist. Emphasis is placed on the autobiographical dimension of Sujir’s work (her family relationships and the experience of immigrating to Canada from India). Themes of identity, memory and displacement are considered in relation to issues of race, class, gender and difference. List of works. Biographical notes. 24 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Ylitalo, Katherine (Curator); Ylitalo, Katherine (Author); Tamplin, Illi-Maria (Prefacer)
Dossier: 410 - SUJIR, LEILA
Collation: 27 p. : 19 ill. (11 col.) ; 27 x 22 cm
ISBN: 1896809154
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Peterborough, Ont.: Art Gallery of Peterborough
Artists: Sujir, Leila
Critics / Curators / Historians: Ylitalo, Katherine
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 28 Feb. - Apr. 25 1999, The Art Gallery of Peterborough.
Deposited by: Users 1 not found.
Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2002
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 17:18
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/14438
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