Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Works by Gallery Artist Pete Doherty Included in the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21's Current Exhibition

The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 is hosting Position As Desired / Exploring African Canadian Identity: Photographs from the Wedge Collection. Works by gallery artist Pete Doherty will be featured in this exhibition that runs from January 22nd to March 30th 2013. Opening reception Friday February 8th at 5:30pm

"Position As Desired presents photographic works from the Wedge Collection, ranging from rare vintage portraits of the first African immigrants to Canada, to contemporary works by four emerging artists that document the experiences of African Canadians. The exhibition also features a local component, incorporating works produced by African Nova Scotian artists that express personal interpretations of African Canadian identities."

For more information please visit: http://www.pier21.ca/position-as-desired

Artist Page: http://www.bulgergallery.com/dynamic/fr_artist.asp?ArtistID=78

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