PROJECT GOALS & OBJECTIVES

  • To link the global common/network/discourse of the other that’s in relation to the West
  • To create a complete bibliography of exhibitions, critical essays
  • Create a visual library of images of art, artists, exhibitions, curators, exhibitions, activities (visual documentation)
  • To identify key curators and their curatorial strategies
Indigenous Views Of The Other

Indigenous Views Of The Other

To systematize major art-producing areas To identify period dress as depicted by Indigenous artists To identify military and naval uniforms and associated objects To begin arranging a network of national and international museums for the purpose of... Read more
Arctic Amazon | INVC Research Centre | OCAD University

Arctic Amazon

To understand who the Arctic and its inhabitants were viewed by early Europeans To catalogue early European explorers and their purpose; as well as their successes and failures Read more
Cape Dorset/Papunya - INVC Research Centre - OCAD University

Cape Dorset/Papunya

To systematize the art and artist of Cape Dorset To understand and articulate the persistence of identity in the face of external pressures To understand Inuit “servivance” in an extreme environment as a distinct culture Read more
Issues of Indigenous Curation - INVC Research Centre

Issues of Indigenous Curation

To link to the global cultures, artist work and discourses of the other (in relation to the West) To create a complete bibliography of exhibits and critical essays To create a library of images of art, artists, curators, exhibits, activities etc. To... Read more
Image of Paul Kane painting juxtaposed against an ivory Haida carving of a "Sea Captain Figure"

The Entangled Gaze: Indigenous and European Views of Each Other

The Entangled Gaze: Indigenous and European Views of Each Other was a two-day conference co-hosted by OCAD University and the Art Gallery of Ontario. The conference convened an international group of scholars and museum professionals from the fields... Read more