Indu Vashist

From Collective to Institution

“As artists of colour, students often are pushed by art schools and institutions to make work that is about identity framed by Canadian multiculturalism. In fact, there is a push to portray culture and identity in digestible ways that reference a Canadian multiculturalism’s flattened version of who they are. Within these institutions there is little space to articulate nuanced, self-determined explorations of self.”

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