Heather
Campbell

Photo: Heather Campbell
Heather
Campbell

Medium:

drawing, painting

Artistic Community:

Ottawa, ON

Gender:

Female

Date of Birth:

Artists may have multiple birth years listed as a result of when and where they were born. For example, an artist born in the early twentieth century in a camp outside of a community centre may not know/have known their exact date of birth and identified different years.

Rigolet, Nunatsiavut, NL
1973

Work

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Biography

Heather Campbell is originally from Rigolet, Nunatsiavut, NL and holda a BFA from Memorial University of Newfoundland. Campbell was Curatorial Assistant at the Inuit Art Centre, Ottawa, ON for a number of years, and was on the board of directors of Gallery 101 artist run centre as well as the board of the Artist Run Centres and Collectives of Ontario. Currently she is on contract as Curatorial Assistant in the Indigenous Art Department at the National Gallery of Canada. Campbell’s art has been in a number of group exhibitions, most recently the touring group exhibition "SakKijajuk: Inuit Fine Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut." Her work can be found in many collections including the Canadian Museum of History, Gatineau, QC, Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada in Ottawa, ON and Carleton University, Ottawa, ON.View Long Biography and Citations

Publications

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Title Year Author
With droplets of water and ink, Inuit artist Heather Campbell calls for justice for Indigenous women March 20, 2018 Charlie Croskery
In Coversation: Heather Campbell, Heather Igloliorte and Jocelyn Summer 2017 Heather Campbell, Heather Igloliorte and Jocelyn Pirrain
Heather Campbell 2017 Heather Igloliorte

Exhibitions

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Name Year Gallery
INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE Sept 2017 - Apr 2018 Winnipeg Art Gallery
SakKijâjuk: Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut June - Sept 2017 Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
SakKijâjuk: Inuit Fine Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut Oct 2016 - Jan 2017 The Rooms Provincial Art Gallery

Achievements

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Achievement Year Organization
Cover of the Inuit Art Quarterly Fall/Winter 2015 Inuit Art Foundation

Public Collections

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Collection Location
Carleton University Art Gallery Ottawa, ON, Canada
City of Ottawa Art Collection Ottawa, ON, Canada
Indigenous Art Collection at Indigenous Affairs and Northern Development Canada Gatineau, QC, Canada

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September 14, 2017 Created by: Heather Campbell