Roundtable with the curator and artists
Tuesday, November 14, 7-8pm
51 B Young Street
Beneath the Tame (until Dec 2) is a two person exhibition of sculpture by Mary Anne Barkhouse (AOCA, RCA) and Anna Williams, curated by Lisa A. Pai.
Mary Anne Barkhouse AOCA, RCA belongs to the Nimpkish band, Kwakiutl First Nation. Working with a variety of materials Barkhouse examines environmental concerns and Indigenous culture through the use of animal imagery. She currently lives and works in the beaver wetlands of the Haliburton Highlands of Ontario.
The artist would like to thank the Ontario Arts Council, the Canada Council for the Arts and the Hnatyshyn Foundation for their financial support.
Anna Williams was born in Ottawa, ON. After studying sculpture and printmaking at Mount Allison University she returned to Ottawa where she continues to live and work. Her artwork employs the animal and narrative to examine the construction and manipulation of female identity and power relationships in contemporary society.
The artist would like to thank the City of Ottawa.
Lisa A. Pai, MA Comparative Literature, has owned and operated L.A. PAI gallery since 2000. She is proud to have successfully nominated two recent recipients of the Governor General/Saidye Bronfman Awards, Canada’s foremost distinction for excellence in fine crafts. Pai is proud to promote Canadian artists nationally and internationally. LAPaiGallery.com
For more info please visit: http://www.g101.ca/exhibits/beneath-tame-en
Gallery hours: Tues-Sat 10am-5pm
Gallery 101 gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the City of Ottawa, the Ontario Arts Council (an agency of the government of Ontario), and the Canada Council for the Arts. Gallery 101 thanks the Asinabka Film & Media Arts Festival, our members, volunteers, partners, and all our relations.