Shelley Niro wins $50,000 Scotiabank Photography Award

May 9, 2017
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“She’s always been very subtle, very funny,” saysSenator’s residential school comment is like downplaying the Holocaust, MP says. Read more ... » Nanibush. “She has very serious political streams to her work — these monuments to our erasure — but her use of irony and humour invite you in and give you someOttawa acknowledges some records of pass system were destroyed before historical value known. Read more ... » hard truths.”

Indeed, Niro, who lives near Brantford, has long used her quietly absurd sense of humour to underscore the vast inequities between First Nations and the European settlers who long ago claimed their lands.

The Shirt, a signature piece3 B.C. First Nations buy $480M piece of prime Vancouver real estate. Read more ... » fromIn "Artists in Love" Veronica Kavass Explores a Century of Creative and Romantic Partnerships, From Picasso and Gilot to Christo and Jeanne-Claude. Read more ... » 2003 currently installed at the AGO, shows Niro in a landscape of rollingFuerza Bruta offer Rolling Stones tour producer shelter. Read more ... » hills wearing sunglasses, her head swathed in a stars-and-stripes bandana.

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For this year’s Contact Festival, Niro took on the heavily loaded colonial symbolism of Fort YorkNEW YORK, N.Y. - Grammy Award winners Rihanna and Lenny Kravitz headline the entertainment lineup for the NBA all-star .... Read more ... » — a BritishGreenpeace activists scale British Museum columns in protest at BP sponsorship. Read more ... » garrison built to counter AmericanEPSON Projectors Bring North American Star League StarCraft II eSports .... Read more ... » aggression from the south, at the exclusion of the nativeNorthern Ontario native communities live with ongoing medical crisis, doctors warn. Read more ... » peoples on whose land it was built — with her ongoingNorthern Ontario native communities live with ongoing medical crisis, doctors warn. Read more ... » photographic series Battlefields of My Ancestors, a series of images of monuments to historic battles where indigenous settlements were wiped out by colonial invaders.

See scotiabankcontactphoto.com for moreIdle No More: A chance to repair a sad legacy. Read more ... » information on Shelley Niro’s current exhibitions for Contact.

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