Year: 2017

Indigeneity and the legacy of cultural erasure within NL: Landless Band Panel Discussion #2

SATURDAY, October 28, 3- 5pm

  Join exhibiting artist Logan MacDonald, Camille Georgeson-Usher and  Megan Coles for a panel discussion moderated by curator Jason Penney. The panel discussion will focus on Indigeneity and the legacy of cultural erasure within the province. What steps are required for this province to heal? What role does art play in speaking to the evolving… Read More


THE LAY OF THE LAND: Logan MacDonald

Curated by Jason Penney, October 27 – December 08 2017

Opening Reception: October 27, 2017- 7- 9 pm   MacDonald traveled to First Nation communities experiencing corporate and government encroachments on their land. Focusing on, documenting methods First Nation communities employ to enforce their borders. Among the members of the recently registered Mi’kmaq Qalipu First Nation band, MacDonald was drawn to this research as a… Read More


islandness, a living experiment: Written overview by Hannah Morgan

islandness, a collaborative exhibition between artists Jane Walker (Newfoundland) and Vivian Ross-Smith (Shetland Islands), is the first installment of a living experiment spanning across the Atlantic between two northern islands. Since meeting in 2015, the two artists have explored their identities shaped by living and working in rural contexts and the influence it has had… Read More


islandness: Vivian Ross-Smith & Jane Walker

September 16- October 11, 2017

A series of community-based workshops and a collaborative exhibition at Eastern Edge Gallery and sites around the Bonavista Peninsula August 25  – October 11, 2017 Follow islandness on Instagram: @islandnessart caption: Vivian Ross-Smith, hand cast bronze and copper net needles (left) preserved cod skin (right) 2017. islandness is a living experiment. An open platform spanning… Read More