A Woman Walking (the City Limits)
A Woman Walking (the City Limits), 2016
14 Photographs (archival inkjet prints, 27.94 x 86.36 cm), Video, Risograph
Collection of Alberta Foundation for the Arts
This piece was a performance commissioned by M:ST Performative Arts Festival in which I attempting to walk the city limits of Calgary, Alberta, Treaty 7 traditional territories of the Niitsitapi (Blackfoot) and the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta, which includes the Siksika, the Piikuni, the Kainai, the Tsuut’ina and the Stoney Nakoda First Nations, including Chiniki, Bearpaw, and Wesley First Nations. The City of Calgary is also home to Métis Nation of Alberta, Region III.
This work was first presented in a solo exhibition at The New Gallery during M:ST Performative Arts Festival and is now touring through the Alberta Foundation for the Arts TREX programs (2017-2019), curated by Shannon Bingeman.