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my winnipeg! | November 1, 2009

Marcel Dzama. Winnipeg-er in New York. Women + Revolution.

This man combines (almost) all of my favourite things: women, revolutionary zeal, bikes and Fidel Castro. He was recently shortlisted for the Sobey Art Award. Unfortunately, he didn’t win but I was able to see his art up close at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia.


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  1. […] seems aesthetically and thematically linked to his previous work. You can see my first post on him HERE. Posted in arts, soundsTags: department of eagles, guns, Marcel Dzama, music, revolution, […]

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  2. […] My sister is enrolled in the now-defunct woman’s studies program at Guelph University. She’s writing a paper on this play, The Red Detachment of Women. Women revolutionaries, dancing, guns – this shit must have inspired Marcel Dzama’s recent work, a music video and his Sobey Award nominated series. […]

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