Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptan
Artists Talk with Lawrence and Paisley Smith
Hear exhibiting artists Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun and Paisley Smith discuss their virtual reality collaboration Unceded Territories.
Visit the VR display in the Gallery before and after the event. The VR component of this installation is available for public viewing Thursdays between 3 and 7pm.
Image credit: Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun and Paisley Smith, Unceded Territories (detail), 2019.
Lawrence's paintings employ elements of Northwest Coast formline design and Surrealism and explore issues such as environmentalism, land ownership, and Canada's treatment of First Nations peoples. He is Cowichan/Syilx First Nation Artist.