Nadia Myre - HIDE: Skin as Material and Metaphor - The National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York, NY

Nadia Myre

Multidisciplinary artist Nadia Myre (Anishinaabe) was born in 1974 and is currently living and working in Montréal, Canada. Myre earned fine arts degrees from Camosun College in Victoria, British Columbia, and the Emily Carr University of Art + Design in Vancouver, British Columbia. In 2002 she obtained a master of fine arts from Concordia University in Montréal, Québec. Her work, which has been shown in Canada and abroad, has received honored recognition from the Canada Council, the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec, the National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation, and an Eiteljorg Fellowship for Native American Fine Art.

Selected Artwork

Landscape of Sorrow by Nadia Myre  The Scar Project by Nadia Myre  Scar Project by Nadia Myre  Scarscapes by Nadia Myre  Inkanatatation by Nadia Myre

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2009  Landscape of Sorrow and other new work, Art Mûr, Montréal, QC
2008  Othered Women, Red Shift Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
Nadia Myre: Works on Paper, St. Francis Xavier University Art Gallery, Antigonish, NS
A fleur de peau, Musée d’Art contemporain des Laurentides, St. Jérome, QC
2007  The Scar Project, Urban Shaman Gallery, Winnipeg, MB
2006  The Want Ads and Other Scars, Urban Shaman Gallery, Winnipeg, MB
2005  Skin Deep or Poetry for the Blind, Union Gallery, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON
2004  Cicatrices ou poésie pour les aveugles, Art Mûr, Montréal, QC
2002  Indian Act, Grunt Gallery, Vancouver, BC
Cont[r]act, Galerie Oboro, Montréal, QC
2001  Riding Lines, Indian Art Centre, Hull, QC