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Kent Monkman

9 Podcast Episodes

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Kent Monkman Arts Episode 1


Visual Artists use their talent to produce sculptures, paintings, videos, drawings, and other types of artwork. They must be able to communicate with clients and use their input to create visually appealing pieces. A mix of 19th-century European-Western Canadian historical romance art and native culture.  Kent Monkman taking art into a whole new level of creativity.


26 Jan 2021

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Kent Monkman et Flavor Flav

On dira ce qu'on voudra

Chloé Sondervorst propose une revue sonore de l’actualité; Caroline Lévesque parle d’une exposition de l’artiste cri Kent Monkman; et Jeanbart et Marrtine St-Victor discutent du renvoi de Flavor Flav du groupe rap Public Enemy en raison d’un différend politique.


6 Mar 2020

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MOT - Kent Monkman, Kim Stanton & Caroline O'Neill (February 18th, 2020)

Moment of Truth

Acclaimed Cree artist Kent Monkman explores the complexities of Western European and Native American art history; and Dr. Kim Stanton on the complicated issue on Wet'suwet'en First Nation from an Indigenous law perspective.


19 Feb 2020

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Episode 7: Kent Monkman

Audacious Aunties

In which Asyia sounds qualified for like five seconds before being a mess again but it is all in the name of a really cool first nations artist with an alter ego (side eye emoji)


9 Dec 2019

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Kent Monkman’s Mission to Decenter the Colonial Museum


Most of our earliest experiences of art are forged at museums. In this episode artist Kent Monkman recounts his own youth visiting institutions that didn’t reflect the lived reality around him and his Cree community in Winnipeg.  Since those formative years, Monkman has become an important voice in contemporary art who challenges the histories told inside the hallowed halls of museums, pushing them to reflect the complexity of the world around them. He is an artist who teaches us to imagine the world we want to see, one that refuses to erase the stories of pain, but instead uses them to portray the power of resilience and future possibilities. This is the first in a four-part series by Hyperallergic in conjunction with the Gardiner Museum and its Community Art Space, a platform for experimentation and socially-engaged art. The series explores the role of museums, ceramics, and the stories they tell. A special thanks to Brooklyn-based musician SunSon for providing the music to this episode, and you can check out his website sunson.band. You can also follow him on Facebook or Instagram.


9 Jul 2019

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Kent Monkman: Challenging Canadians to look beyond the country’s 150th birthday celebrations

Face To Face

Artist, Kent Monkman believes at this point in time it’s important to have a critical perspective of Canada. His new art exhibit travelling the country challenges Canadians to have a different point of view. In this episode of Face To Face, Monkman discusses his work that depicts how colonial policies have institutionalized Indigenous peoples in Canada.


9 May 2017

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Gerald McMaster, Franco Mondini-Ruiz and Kent Monkman - Remix Artists in Conversation

Art Gallery of Ontario

Remix artists Franco Mondini Ruiz and Kent Monkman discuss their work with Remix: New Modernities in a Post-Indian World exhibition along with co-curator Gerald McMaster.

1hr 9mins

18 Jul 2016

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Théâtre de Cristal: Kent Monkman. September 8 - October 4, 2007

Union Gallery


21 May 2009

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Kent Monkman and Gisele Gordon "Shooting Geronimo" (2007)



2 Oct 2008