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Artist Talk: Shelley Niro, Visiting Fellow

Starts on 09/28/2017 - 6:00pm

Mellon Indigenous Arts Visiting Fellow, Shelley Niro

Shelley Niro (Six Nations Reserve, Bay of Quinte Kanien’kehaka Mohawk Nation) is a multimedia artist whose iconic visual narratives incorporate photography, painting, sculpture, poetry, film, and beadwork to disrupt stereotypes of indigenous identities and histories. Her work was recently recognized with the 2017 Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts and the Scotiabank Photography Award.

This event is FREE and open to the public.

Campbell Hall 153