Miss Canadiana is a black woman who reconstructs herself as a symbol of
Canadian identity. Making appearances across Canada and internationally
to promote Canadian culture, her presence embraces and challenges Canada's
multicultural policy which proclaims that people of all races and cultures
"belong" to Canada.
HOW TO LOCATE
Miss Canadiana will be making appearances
throughout Frankfurt from Aug 10 - 12. She will be giving away Canadian
Miss Canadiana has made her first appearance during Canada day 02 in the
nation's capitol. The Miss Canadiana website will be activated on August
1, 2002 and her fans will be able to follow her adventures.
ON THE WEB
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Camille Turner is an artist and curator
living and working in Toronto. She is based at InterAccess electronic
media art gallery and is a founding member of the year01 collective http://www.year01.com
In September, see Miss Canadiana in Transmedia 02, a festival or artists'
video works on public video billboards curated by year01