Discovery: African Nova Scotian Art Pioneers

In This Place

Feb 1- Apr 27 2013

Dartmouth Heritage Museum, Dartmouth NS

Curated by David Woods

Works, biographies of four African Nova Scotian and African Maritime 19th and early 20th century art pioneers


    • Edward Mitchell Bannister (1828-1901)
    • George Henry McCarthy (1860-1906)
    • Edith Macdonald-Brown (c. 1870-1954)
    • Audrey Dear-Hesson (b. 1923- ) 


Hesson Shattered Racial-barriers as Nscad Grad

A Trailblazer for African Nova Scotia Art Speaks

African Art Pioneer

Presented by BANNS