Abraham Anghik Ruben

Ruben, Abraham Anghik and Wight, Darlene Coward. Abraham Anghik Ruben. Winnipeg, Man.: Winnipeg Art Gallery, 2001.

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Abstract (English)

Wight introduces the work of Anghik Ruben and gives a brief synopsis of the Inuit artist’s life and work. Anghik Ruben also comments on his personal history, particularly his negative experience in the residential school system. The creative force of art is also discussed. Includes brief statements by the artist in response to the 40 works in the exhibition (excerpts from interviews). Biographical notes. Bibliography 1 p. 7 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Ruben, Abraham Anghik (Artist); Ruben, Abraham Anghik (Author); Wight, Darlene Coward (Curator); Wight, Darlene Coward (Author); Bovey, Patricia E. (Prefacer)
Dossier: 410 - RUBEN, ABRAHAM ANGHIK
Collation: 96 p. : 57 ill. (56 col.) ; 31 x 23 cm
ISBN: 0889152136
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Winnipeg, Man.: Winnipeg Art Gallery
Artists: Ruben, Abraham Anghik
Critics / Curators / Historians: Wight, Darlene Coward
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 16 Sept. 2001 - 3 Mar. 2002, Winnipeg Art Gallery.
Keywords: INUIT SCULPTURE; ART EDUCATION; AUTOBIOGRAPHY; GOVERNMENT POLICY; INUIT CULTURE; MEMORY; MYTH; PORTRAIT; SELF PORTRAIT; SPIRITUALITY; TRADITION; WOOD; WHALEBONE; COLONIALISM; COMMEMORATION; CREATION; ENVIRONMENTALISM; EXPRESSION; ETHICS; FAMILY; IDENTITY; HEALING; NOMADISM; PERSONAL HISTORY; SHAMANISM; SOAPSTONE SCULPTURE; STORYTELLING
Notes:

Gift of Claude Gosselin

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Date Deposited: 07 Nov 2003
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 21:56
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/16282
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