Larger than Memory: Contemporary Art From Indigenous North America exhibition catalogue
This publication won the 2021 Phoenix Addy Gold Award for Book Design
The exhibition catalogue features spectacular images of the artwork alongside original essays by the exhibition co-curators, Erin Joyce and Diana Pardue, and scholars of contemporary art including David Martinez, PhD, Anya Montiel, PhD, Christopher Green, PhD, Edgar Schmitz, PhD as well as a poem by Joy Harjo, 23rd US poet laureate.
This publication was produced in conjunction with the exhibition, Larger than Memory: Contemporary Art From Indigenous North America, which was on view at the Heard Museum from September 4, 2020 - January 3, 2021.
About the exhibition:
Larger Than Memory: Contemporary Art From Indigenous North America presents works by contemporary artists working across the United States and Canada in a variety of mediums and modalities. The exhibition centers around works produced in the 21st century, highlighting the significant contribution Indigenous artists have made and continue to make to broader culture from 2000 to 2020. Indigenous artists from North America present work that addresses critical dialogues taking place globally, engaging with challenging mediums and modes of production, expressing a continuum of their respective cultural heritages while also entering into conversation with and interpreting the canon of art history.
Artists in this exhibition include:
Neal Inuksois Ambrose-Smith | Nanobah Becker | Nanibah Chacon | Lewis deSoto | Jeffrey Gibson | Elisa Harkins | Brian Jungen | Brad Kahlhamer | Ian Kuali’i | Cannupa Hanska Luger | Tanya Lukin Linklater | Meryl McMaster | Kent Monkman | Laura Ortman | Mike Patten | Eric-Paul Riege | Cara Romero | Kali Spitzer | C. Maxx Stevens | Jock Soto | Jaune Quick-To-See-Smith | Marie Watt | Kathy Elkwoman Whitman | Steven Yazzie
Hardcover, 143 pages, over 40 color images of included artwork in exhibition