Kent Monkman was born in 1965 in St. Mary’s, Ontario. A graduate of Sheridan College, he lives and works in Toronto. He is represented by Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain, Montreal, TrépanierBaer Gallery, Calgary, and Galerie Florent Tosin, Berlin.

Selected Exhibitions

Oh, Canada, MASS MoCA, North Adams, Massachusetts [curator: Denise Markonish]

My Winnipeg, Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, Winnipeg (2013); La maison rouge, Paris (2012); Musée international des arts modestes, Sète, France (2011-12) [curators: Paula Aisemberg, Hervé di Rosa and Anthony Kiendl]

Two Kindred Spirits, Galerie Florent Tosin, Berlin
Changing Hands: Art Without Reservation 3, Museum of Arts and Design, New York [curators: Ellen Taubman and David McFadden]

Kent Monkman: My Treaty is With the Crown, Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Concordia University, Montreal

Selected Bibliography

Markonish, Denise, et al. Oh, Canada, North Adams: MASS MoCA; Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2012, 400 pp.

Thériault, Michèle, ed., Jonathan D. Katz, Richard W. Hill and Todd Porterfield. INTERPELLATIONS, three essays on Kent Monkman, Montreal: Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, 2012, 124 pp.

Dahle, Sigrid, Robert Enright et al. My Winnipeg, Lyons: Fage; Paris: La maison rouge; Sète: Musée international des arts modestes; Winnipeg: Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, 2011, 248 pp.

Blomberg, Nancy J., ed. Action and Agency: Advancing the Dialogue on Native Performance Art, Denver: Denver Art Museum, 2010, 191 pp.

Madill, Shirley, David Liss, and David McIntosh. Kent Monkman. The Triumph of Mischief, Hamilton: Art Gallery of Hamilton; Toronto: Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art; Halifax: Saint Mary’s University Art Gallery; Calgary: Glenbow Museum; Victoria: Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 2008, 250 pp.