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The Dodd's Family Collection of First People's Art

with Joan Murray

text by Donald Blake Dodds & Patricia Dodds

The Robert McLaughlin Gallery
Initial publish date
Jan 2000
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    Jan 2000
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The collection of Donald and Patricia Dodds features works largely by First Peoples of the northwest coast of Canada and from the Inuit on Cape Dorset. This exhibition is comprised primarily of stone cuts, lithographs, etchings and sculpture.

About the authors

Joan Murray, an independent curator and art historian, is considered one of the most accessible of Canadian art writers and has studied and exhibited Tom Thomson for four decades. Since the late 1960s, she has been a curator of several institutions, including the Art Gallery of Ontario, and director of the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa (1974-99) and the McMichael Canadian Art Gallery in Kleinburg (2005-6). Murray was elected to the Royal Canadian Academy in 1992 and has been honoured with the Senior Award from the Association of Cultural Executives, the Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Ontario Association of Art Galleries and the Order of Ontario. She lives in Toronto, Ontario

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