Lecture in Photography: Marianne Nicolson 

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2024 6 – 7:30 pm

Columbia College Chicago
600 S. Michigan
Chicago, IL 60605

Feguson Lecture Hall, 600 S. Michigan Ave.  

Marianne Nicolson is an artist activist of the Musgamakw Dzawada’enuxw First Nations. Her practice is multi-disciplinary, encompassing photography, painting, carving, video, installation, monumental public art, writing and speaking. She holds a BFA from the Emily Carr University of Art and Design, an MFA from the University of Victoria, as well as an MA and a PhD in Linguistics and Anthropology with a focus on the Kwak’wala language. Her works has been exhibited in the 17th Biennale of Sydney; Vancouver Art Gallery; National Museum of the American Indian, New York; Museum Arnhem, Netherlands, amongst others. Nicolson has major public artworks installed in the Vancouver International Airport; the Canadian Embassy in Amman, Jordan; and the Canadian Embassy in Paris, France. Her work is currently showcased in “Native America: In Translation.”  

Lectures in Photography are co-presented by MoCP and the Photography Department of Columbia College Chicago.