Art Windsor-Essex respectively 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 Walpole Island First Nation. We want to state our respect for the historical and ongoing authority of Walpole Island First Nation over its Territory.
Loot Bags: Patrick Mahon
January 18, 1999 - March 21, 1999
This exhibition highlights the intersections between consumer culture and art institutions, where distinctions between consuming and collecting become confused. This work questions the value systems of museums and how cultural value is assigned to objects in general.
Patrick Mahon lives in London, Ontario where he teaches in the Visual Arts Department at the University of Western Ontario.