April 4, 2018
c magazine auction
Lot 32
Jordan Bennett

Listening through Rocks, Paddles, Baskets, Lids and Seats
Screen print on paper
26 x 33.5”
Estimate $800
Framed by Superframe

Courtesy of the artist and IOTA 

Jordan Bennett’s practice utilizes a variety of media and techniques, including painting, sculpture, video, performance, installation and sound. Bennett explores his position within his culture and community by analyzing Mi’kmaq visual language and ancestral objects. Bennett’s work has been exhibited extensively at international venues such as the National Museum of the American Indian (New York); MAC-VAL (Paris); Museum of Contemporary Native Arts (Santa Fe); and Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal. He was one of two artists chosen to represent Newfoundland and Labrador in the 2015 Venice Biennial at Galleria Ca’Rezzonico. He was long-listed for the Sobey Art Award (2015 and 2016).