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Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience

Thu, Aug 6 - Sun, Jan 3

Museum of Anthropology, 6393 NW Marine Dr, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2, Canada map

The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBCannounces Kent Monkman’s timely and powerful solo exhibition Shame andPrejudice: A Story of Resilience, on display from August 6, 2020 to January 3,2021. Curated by Monkman, a Canadian contemporary artist of Cree ancestry, theexhibition reframes Canada’s colonial history through a First Nations lens.Shame and Prejudice offers both a searing critique of Canadian policies overthe past 150 years and a moving tribute to Indigenous resilience. Thecritically acclaimed exhibition makes its final stop in Vancouver following athree-year, cross-country tour, during a pivotal moment in the global discourseon systemic racism. Shame and Prejudice features paintings, drawings,sculptures, and installations by one of Canada’s most provocative artistslauded for his fearless, and vital, commentary.

Tickets available at: moa.ubc.ca.