Dylan Robinson is a xwélméxw artist and writer of Stó:l? descent, and the Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Arts at Queens University. His current work focuses on the return of Indigenous songs to communities who were prohibited by law to sing them as part of the Indian Act from 1882?1951. Robinsons previous publications include the edited volumes Music and Modernity Among Indigenous Peoples of North America (2018); Arts of Engagement: Taking Aesthetic Action in and Beyond the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (2016) and Opera Indigene (2011). His monograph, Hungry Listening, is forthcoming in early 2020 with Minnesota University Press.
Curators Talk: Candice Hopkins & Dylan Robinson Wednesday, June 24, 2020 Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, hosted online Watch below for an in-depth conversation with Candice Hopkins and Dylan Robinson, moderated by KWAG Senior Curator Crystal Mowry, to learn more about Soundings: An Exhibition in Five Parts and how the decolonial framework of the exhibition unfolds through the […]read more »