Waasawaabaaminaa | Prophecies: Vernissage

    Friday, October 26, 2012

    Vernissage: Friday, October 26 at 5:30pm DYLAN A.T. MINER (MÉTIS) is a border-crossing artist, activist, historian, and curator. In 2010, he was awarded an Artist Leadership Fellowship from the National Museum of the American Indian (Smithsonian). In 2011, he will hang five solo exhibitions in the US and Canada. As a member of Justseeds, he was awarded the Grand Prix at the 28th Biennial of Graphic Arts in Slovenia, and installed a solo Justseeds exhibition at the 29th Biennial. Next year, he will host a solo exhibition in Norway, as well as install a show at Columbia College Chicago immediately prior to the G8 and NATO summits in that city. Miner holds a PhD in the history of art from The University of New Mexico. He has published and lectured extensively, with two forthcoming books from University of Arizona Press and IB Tauris. To date, he has published more than forty journal articles, book chapters, review essays, and encyclopedia entries. Currently, Miner teaches in the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities at Michigan State University, coordinates the Michigan Native Arts Initiative, and curates at the MSU Museum. Media Articles: http://www.centretownnews.ca/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=3413&Itemid=97 http://charlatan.ca/2012/10/from-printmaking-to-prophecies/