Arni Brownstone

Arni Brownstone

Arni Brownstone

Assistant Curator (Indigenous Americas)

Exhibitions & Galleries: Daphne Cockwell Gallery of Canada: First Peoples, Shreyas and Mina Ajmera Gallery of Africa, The Americas, and Asia-Pacific

Bio

BFA (Honours), Visual Arts, York University, 1974

Arni Brownstone is the curator responsible for the ethnographic collections from the Americas. His responsibilities include the development of exhibitions and galleries drawing on material from those areas. His scholarly focus is on the visual culture of the pictographic paintings from indigenous artists living in the Great Plains. He is currently working toward a survey book based on his re-drawings of 85 large-scale pictographic paintings.