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2 Apr 2022 - 5 Sep 2022

Maanipokaa’iini | Adrian Stimson

Across installation, painting, photography, video and live performance, AUArts Alum Adrian Stimson, BFA '03, Painting re-signifies colonial history through humour and counter-memory in his new exhibition.




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AUArts Grad Show Exhibition 2022

Celebrate the talent and creativity of our graduates.

May 26, 2022 - May 28, 2023

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