Old Growth : Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas

Yahgulanaas, Michael Nicoll; Park, Liz. Old Growth : Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas. Vancouver, BC: Read Leaf; Vancouver, BC: Grunt Gallery, 2011.

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Abstract (English)

"Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas is a renowned Haida artist who, gradually, during a thirty year career as a political activist, began to apply classic Haida visual forms and narratives to contemporary means of communications, including political cartoons and comics...Old Growth chronicles over thirty years of Yahgulanaas' graphic works that document the history of political negotiations and cultural conflict off the Northwest Coast of Canada from the 1970s to the early 2000s. Containing studies and experiments, finished work previously unpublished, and works that few have seen, this book reflects on such urgent topics as depletion of natural resources, global climate change and the fundamental question of 'how to live together'." -- Publisher's website.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues ; Monographs
All Contributors: Yahgulanaas, Michael Nicoll (Author); Park, Liz (Author)
Collation: 176 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9781897476963
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Vancouver, BC: Read Leaf; Vancouver, BC: Grunt Gallery
Artists: Yahgulanaas, Michael Nicoll
Critics / Curators / Historians: Park, Liz
Event Title: Old Growth
Type: Exhibition
Location: Grunt Gallery (Vancouver, BC)
Dates: 21 Apr. - 21 May 2011
Copyright Statement: the Contributors
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Includes bibliographical references.
Includes an interview with the artist.
Includes index of images.

Deposited by: Contractuel Artexte
Date Deposited: 07 Jul 2017 21:52
Last Modified: 12 Jul 2017 18:49
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/28526
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