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Bill Reid: The Making of an Indian

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Part biography, part art history -- a thoroughly engaging look at one man’s life and his phenomenal influence on the world of contemporary art.

Bill Reid was at the forefront of the modern-day renaissance of Northwest Coast Native art; but his art, and his life, was not without controversy. Like the raven -- the trickster and principal figure in countless Haida myths -- Bil
Paperback, 352 pages
Published September 14th 2004 by Vintage Canada (first published 2003)
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Bill Reid, warts and all. Interesting to see the dichotomy of his native/white heritage. Easy to read, fair assessment of his art and life.
A fascinating look at the life, times and art of this Canadian icon.
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