Christi Belcourt

2021

Published by CUAG, Thunder Bay Art Gallery and MacKenzie Art Gallery

9 1/2" x 9 1/2"

136 pages

Softcover

$35

ISBN 978-1-48840016-2

Featuring an artist's statement by Christi Belcourt, and essays by curator Nadia Kurd and guest writers Sherry Farrell Racette and Dylan Miner, in English and Anishinaabemowin

CUAG, Thunder Bay Art Gallery and MacKenzie Art Gallery are thrilled to announce the publication of Christi Belcourt, the first book on the renowned artist and activist. It is produced in conjunction with Belcourt’s first retrospective, UPRISING: The Power of Mother Earth – Christi Belcourt – A Retrospective with Isaac Murdoch.

The  beautiful, richly-illustrated book traces the artist’s work over three decades, including recent paintings made with Isaac Murdoch, and documents Belcourt’s and Murdoch’s collaborative activism.

The book is designed by Mark Timmings and printed in Vancouver by Hemlock. The Anishinaabemowin translation is by Patricia Ningewance and Roger Roulette / Indigenous Languages of Manitoba Inc.

CUAG’s supply of books is temporarily sold out. Please sign up on Thunder Bay Art Gallery’s website here to be notified when the book is restocked.