Nadine Bariteau, Raymond Boisjoly, Elizabeth Chitty, Sohella Esfahani, Gautam Garoo, Patrick Mahon, Colin Miner, Lucy Orta, Jorge Orta, and Gu Xiong
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Rodman Hall Art Centre/ Brock University from from May 23 to September 28, 2014.
Introductory Paragraphs. By Stuart Reid, Patrick Mahon and Robert William Sandford
Foreword. Pg. 13. By Stuart Reid.
Preface. Pg. 14-15. By Patrick Mahon, Soheila Esfahani, Colin Miner and Gu Xiong
Pictures, Time, Colour and Apology: Some Terms of Address in Art About Water. Pg. 16-25. By Patrick Mahon.
Priming the Source: An Introduction to the Exhibition. Pg. 26-27. By Stuart Reid Artists' Folios. Pg. 28-63. Nadine Bariteau, Raymond Boisjoly, Elizabeth Chitty, Soheila Esfahani, Gautam Garoo, Patrick Mahon, Colin Miner, Lucy + Jorge Orta, Gu Xiong
Time, Process, Labour and Collaboration. Pg. 64-67. By Nadine Bariteau and Gautam Garoo.
Meditation, History and Reality/Fiction. Pg. 68-71. By Raymond Boisjoly and Colin Miner.
Migration, Cultural Memory and Adaptation. Pg. 72-75. By Soheila Esfahani and Gu Xiong.
Activism and Aesthetic Practices. Pg. 76-79. By Elizabeth Chitty and Patrick Mahon.
Water and Hope: Facing Fact and Inspiring Optimism in the Anthropocene. Pg. 80-87. By Robert William Sandford.
List of Works. Pg. 89.
Contributor Biographies. Pg. 91-93. By Nadine Bariteau, Raymond Boisjoly, Elizabeth Chitty, Soheila Esfahani, Gautam Garoo, Patrick Mahon, Colin Miner, Lucy + Jorge Orta, Gu Xiong.
Artists' Acknowledgements and Curator's Acknowledgements. Pg 94.
This publication documents Jamelie Hassan's Nur (Qur'an, sura 24:35; The Light Verse), a mixed media, site-specific artwork installed in the library of the Great Mosque of Xi'an in 2014 ... as part of the group exhibition The Transformation of Landscape Art in Canada: Inside and Outside of Being ... presented at the Xi'an Art Museum, Xi'an, China from 10 August to 21 September 2014
CONTENTS: "Introduction" / by Jamelie Hassan
and "Nur: Jamelie Hassan’s History of the Present" / chapter by Julian Haladyn