qBoth senior and younger artists from the Northwest Coast are featured, working in a variety of media and styles: groundbreaking abstract painting and metal sculpture, painstaking woven spruce root hats and ceremonial woolen robes, works in glass, masks, carved panels, painted drums, striking political paintings, qHaida manga, q jewelry, carved argillite works, and bentwood boxes.q--Jacket.I keep my ovoids and the other shapes correct, as old tradition did, but I put them together like only I can. ... He approached Philip Janze, who helped Heit to amake some engraversa and gave him aa few hoursa#39; lessons about how to engrave. ... Although slightly smaller in scale than Big Fat Frog, Shark Bracelet is equally ambitious, with a strong sculptural command combined with a narrative that is playfulanbsp;...
|Author||:||Ian M. Thom|
|Publisher||:||Douglas & McIntyre - 2009|