Rosalie Favell will speak in Art Now at 12:00 noon on March 14/12 in the Recital Hall

Wednesday, March 14, 2012 - 12:00am - 12:50pm

Rosalie Favell is a photo-based artist, born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Drawing inspiration from her family history and M├ętis (Cree/English) heritage, she uses a variety of sources, from family albums to popular culture, to present a complex self-portrait of her experiences as a contemporary aboriginal woman.  She has won numerous awards including the Chalmers Fellowship and the Victor Martyn Lynch-Staunten award.  Her work has been featured in national and international publications.  A graduate of Ryerson Polytechnic Institute in Toronto, Favell holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque.