1. Issues around Indigenous lands, resource extraction, and the “colonial grid” form the contextual backdrop of Krista Belle Stewart’s commission for the 2019 Dal Grauer Public Art Project, Earthbound Mnemonic. In this discussion with curator and writer Tania Willard, the artist talks about her approach to creating a powerful and meaning-laden artwork for the facade of an electrical substation. The will also touch upon Stewart’s practice at large and her multidisciplinary approach to working with archival materials in a way that allows for both intimacy, coincidence, and the meeting of histories across time.
The 2019 Capture Speaker Series is presented in partnership with Inform Interiors