Quinn Smallboy is a visual artist born in Moose Factory, Ontario, and a member of Moose Cree. First Nation. Now based in London, Ontario, Smallboy completed his MFA at Western University and in 2004 received a diploma in multimedia and production design from Fanshawe College. Currently his artistic practice investigates what it means to be a “contemporary Indigenous artist”— specifically, he questions how customary symbols and icons of Indigenous culture translate into painting, sculpture, and installation.
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