Above Ground : Mining Stories

Donegan, Rosemary. Above Ground : Mining Stories. Victoria, BC: Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 2002.

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Abstract (English)

Donegan's curatorial project explores the history of mining in Canada in the early twentieth century, by presenting photographs and other visual art forms. The catalogue is divided into sections that address a wide range of subjects, from the various mining communities across Canada, to the individuals involved in both making and documenting mining history. Includes half-page inserts with historic photographs. 17 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Donegan, Rosemary (Curator); Donegan, Rosemary (Author); Arpin, Pierre (Prefacer)
Dossier: 353 - ART GALLERY OF GREATER VICTORIA (Victoria)
Collation: 32 p. : 35 ill. ; 16 x 23 cm
ISBN: 0888852029
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Victoria, BC: Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
Artists: Beaudin, Jean-Pierre; Hunter, George; Jackson, A.Y.; Robideau, Henri
Critics / Curators / Historians: Donegan, Rosemary
Art Organizations: Art Gallery Of Greater Victoria (Victoria)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 12 July - 13 Oct. 2002, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria.
Keywords: CANADIAN HISTORY; MINING; DRAWING; ETCHING; EVERYDAY LIFE; LANDSCAPE; NARRATIVE; PAINTING; PHOTOGRAPHY; PHOTOJOURNALISM; PLACE; ACTIVISM; CANADIAN GEOGRAPHY; COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY; DOCUMENTATION; ECONOMY; ENVIRONMENTALISM; ETHNICITY; GROUP OF SEVEN; LABOUR; NUCLEAR WEAPON; PHOTO ESSAY; RACE; SOCIAL CLASS; SOCIAL DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY; UNIONS; NIAGARA FALLS
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Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2003
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 21:55
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/16216
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