Friday, February 19, 2016

Art House Cafe Lecture Series TONIGHT at 7pm!

TONIGHT!

Join us at 7pm for our Art House Cafe Lecture Series with Manon Gaudet! Manon's talk titled: "There is always tea and cakes: Negotiating Female Settler and Indigenous Identity in the Domestic Sphere" examines a collection of Plains Indigenous beadwork acquired in Regina, Saskatchewan between 1918 and 1947.

Admission is FREE, RSVP to reserve a seat!
gpag@grimsby.ca
(905) 945-3246







About Manon Gaudet:


Manon Gaudet is a second year MA student in Art History at Carleton University. Her thesis interrogates issues of gender, race and settler-colonialism in the Mary Weekes collection of Indigenous beadwork at the Royal Saskatchewan Museum. She has previously worked as a summer research assistant in WWII-era provenance at the Smithsonian Institution and spent the past summer interning at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in the department of American Decorative Arts.

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