Colonization by Barry Ace
Barry Ace (b.1958) is an Anishinaabe (Odawa) First Nations artist from Manitoulin Island. He is one of the leading contemporary Aboriginal artists from Canada. His mixed media paintings and assemblage textile works explore various aspects of cultural continuity and the confluence of the historical and contemporary. This work of art has an abstract geometric feel to it with blocks and circles of bright colour. It features a photo of Victorian gentlemen and women.
Acrylic and mixed media on paper. Includes quills and historical photography. Beautifully framed and mounted under glass.
Artist: Barry Ace, Ottawa, 2012
Framed dimensions: 37.5"/95.5cm x 29.5"/75cm
For a full biography and recent works visit Kinsmen Robinson Galleries