We are thrilled to announce Jordan Bennett as the 7th participating artist for the NSCAD Lithography Workshop: Contemporary Editions project. From Stephenville Crossing, Ktaqamkuk (Newfoundland), Bennett will be working over the summer on his lithograph which is a continuation of the work in his recent solo exhibition JORDAN BENNETT: KETU’ELMITA’JIK curated by David Diviney, at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (December 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019).
Ktaqmkuk (Newfoundland) artist Jordan Bennett has participated in over 75 solo and group exhibitions nationally and internationally. He has shown his work in venues such as the National Museum of the American Indian, New York; Museum of Contemporary Native Arts, Santa Fe; Winnipeg Art Gallery; The Power Plant, Toronto; Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal; and was one of two artists to represent Newfoundland and Labrador in the 2015 Venice Biennale at Galleria Ca’Rezzonico. In 2018, Bennett was shortlisted for the Sobey Art Award, Canada’s preeminent prize for contemporary art.