Art Windsor-Essex respectfully acknowledges that we are located on Anishinaabe Territory – the traditional territory of the Three Fires Confederacy of First Nations, comprised of the Ojibway, the Odawa, and the Potawatomi. Today the Anishinaabe of the Three Fires Confederacy are represented by Bkejwanong. We want to state our respect for the ancestral and ongoing authority of Walpole Island First Nation over its Territory.
Shelley Niro: Boundless with Czarina Mendoza
Date and Time: Thursday, October 20, 2022, 6pm – 6:30pm
Location: 2nd floor galleries
This event is free with admission to the gallery.
Join curator Czarina Mendoza for a guided tour of the exhibition, Shelley Niro: Boundless from the series Below the 6. Boundless gathers photographs from several series spanning much of Shelley Niro’s long career each demonstrating Niro’s reflection on her community and relationship to landscape. Niro shapes a world where love, kinship, compassion and connection to land and knowledge anchor her boundless imagination. This exhibition forms part of Below the 6, a series of exhibitions that focuses on artists based in Southwestern Ontario whose practices are socially and politically minded. Below the 6 is generously supported by TD Canada Trust.
- This program is free with admission to the gallery. From September 13-October 24 admission fee is $5. Members always have free admission.
- Photography and videography will be present throughout the event. By entering this event site you agree to be filmed or photographed which may be used for marketing or promotional purposes.
- Questions? Please contact Sophie Hinch, Education and Public Programs Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org
Meet the Curator: Czarina Mendoza
Czarina Mendoza (b. 1991) is an artist currently based in Windsor, Ontario. She is interested in the construction of identity, looking at what it means to preserve and reciprocate cultural legacy. Since receiving her Honours Bachelor of Arts in Media Art History & Visual Culture at the University of Windsor in 2019, she has shown work and has assisted as an arts administrator at artist-run centres in Windsor, and Hamilton, Ontario.