Anong Migwans Beam

November 3, 2020

December 19, 2020

Free

Campbell House Museum, 160 Queen St W, Toronto

416 597-0227 ext. 2

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Events Description

Campbell House Museum is pleased to welcome Ojibwe artist Anong Migwans Beam in a solo exhibit of her large-format oil paintings and watercolour studies. In these paintings, she explores themes that have emerged in her work over the past two year;

‘Looking at my life, and with my mother entering Alzheimer’s, I have been painting memories. My practice has always centered around water and how it holds and contains us, and is a silent witness again and again to all events, constantly renewed and present in us, as it was for our ancestors. ‘

The works will be displayed throughout the heritage spaces of Campbell House. Bringing her work into a historic house museum in downtown Toronto precipitates the contrast of rural and remote with the urban and immediate. By sparking a conversation about contemporary art through the lens of an artist from M’Chigeeng First Nation, the exhibit expands upon a much bigger story of colonialism and of the rural-urban divide of art in Ontario.

Who is it for?

All ages

HOW MUCH

Tickets : Free

How to get tickets?

Buy online

WHEN & WHERE

 

Date: Tuesday November 3, 2020 to Saturday December 19, 2020

Tuesday – Friday 10:00am – 4:30pm
Saturday 12:00pm- 4:30pm

Venue & Address

Campbell House Museum , 160 Queen St. W, Toronto M5H 3H3

Wheelchair accessible

Accessible by Public Transport

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