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

Rosalie Favell

Rosalie Favell (Cree Métis) is a photo-based artist, born in 1958 and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. A graduate of Ryerson Polytechnic Institute in Toronto (bachelor of applied arts, 1984), Favell holds a master of fine arts (1998) from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. She has extensive teaching experience at the post-graduate level, and is currently completing a PhD at Carleton University in Ottawa. Favell has received several awards including the Ontario Arts Council Chalmers Arts Fellowship and the Canada Council for the Arts Victor Martyn Lynch-Staunton Award.

Selected Artwork

Edward Poitras by Rosalie Favell  Nadia Myre by Rosalie Favell  Candice Hopkins by Rosalie Favell  Ryan Rice by Rosalie Favell

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2009  Reveal, Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa, ON
2008  Cultural Mediations, Urban Shaman Gallery, Winnipeg, MB
2005  Rosalie Favell, Art Gallery of Algoma, Sault Ste. Marie, ON
2003  Rosalie Favell: I Searched Many Worlds, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, MB
2000  Longing and Not Belonging, Thunder Bay Art Gallery and Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, ON
1997  “It was a moment…” John Sommers Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
1995  Living Evidence, Fotofeis ’95, International Festival of Photography, Edinburgh, Scotland
1993  Portraits in Blood, Native Indian/Inuit Photographers’ Association Gallery, Hamilton, ON