La question amérindienne demeure un « problème » réel, non résolu, bien que les Amérindiens n’en peuvent plus d’entendre parler d’eux de cette façon. On constate tout de même, à la lecture du dossier, que la plupart des artistes mettent eux-mêmes beaucoup d’emphase sur leurs conditions de vie, leur passé, etc. – Œuvres à charges dénonciatrices pour la plupart.



Current Issue


As the basis for social organization and the primary site of socialization, the family has drawn particular attention in the visual arts since the inception of art history. As contemporary art seems well engaged in an examination of cultural practices, the family, in all its forms, is returning to the spotlight. Many artists today revisit family traditions, sites, and taboos, challenge what has been held as unspeakable by digging into archives, and invent new, intimate forms of sociability out of biographical experiences. This issue reflects on family histories as they are rewritten in contemporary art.