Public Artwork

Buffalo Hierophany

Jane Ash Poitras, Buffalo Hierophany, 1992
6344 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby, BC, Canada
Artwork creator(s): 
Poitras, Jane Ash
Text author(s): 
Poitras, Jane Ash
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Photo montage that shows historic photos of slaughtered buffalo and handwritten text about the sacredness of that Plains animal even today. The images are assembled into an energetic, modern, graphic whole.