Tom Benner : Cruising the Margins

Reid, Stuart and Johnson, Joel and Leighton, Douglas and Benner, Tom. Tom Benner : Cruising the Margins. London, Ont.: McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario, 2002.

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Abstract (English)

Three authors contribute texts to this catalogue for a touring exhibition of Benner’s automobile sculptures: Reid provides a general overview and comments on the folk art aspects of Brenner’s work; Johnson interrogates the use of figures from Native history that inform the work; and Leighton provides a cultural history of the automobile as a context. Includes statements by the artist. Bio-bibliography 1 p. 8 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Reid, Stuart (Author); Johnson, Joel (Author); Leighton, Douglas (Author); Kennedy, Arlene (Prefacer); Benner, Tom (Artist); Benner, Tom (Author)
Dossier: 410 - BENNER, TOM
Collation: [36] p. : 46 ill. (26 col.) ; 22 x 28 cm
ISBN: 0771423462
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, Ont.: McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario
Artists: Benner, Tom; Baumgarten, Lothar; Houle, Robert
Critics / Curators / Historians: Shaw, Catherine Elliot
Event Statement: Exhibition organized by the McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario. Itinerary: Jan. 2002 - Apr. 2004, Windsor, Toronto, Pittsburgh, Ocala, Whitby, St. Catharines, Owen Sound, Sault Ste. Marie, Thunder Bay, London.
Keywords: FOLK ART; AUTOMOBILE; DRAWING; HISTORY; SCULPTURE; SYMBOL; COLONIALISM; DEFAMILIARIZATION; ENVIRONMENTALISM; FRONTIER; NATIVE HISTORY; FIRST NATIONS CULTURE; NOSTALGIA; PERSONAL HISTORY; SIGNIFICANCE; WESTERN GENRE; COMMUNAUTÉ ÉLECTROACOUSTIQUE CANADIENNE / CANADIAN ELECTROACOUSTIC COMMUNITY (CEC, Montréal)
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Date Deposited: 02 Dec 2003
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 21:50
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/15454
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