Nicole Brabant



  • 2019

    This series of text-based prints uses Indigenous language to focus on the impact of colonialism on the intergenerational exchange of knowledge/culture. Working with an archive of genealogical materials Brabant has been gathering for more than two decades, ​astum (come here)​ and ​kiya (you) are two of the words shared during an impromptu Michif-Cree lesson between the artist and her great aunt within the context of an interview recorded by the artist in 2000. As her aunt struggles to voice...

  • 2019
  • 2013