Chief Beau Dick Walas Gyum

Biography

Exhibition — Dick / Galanin / Njootli

Exhibition — Altered States

Beau Dick – 
Ceremonial/Art


Installation view (detail), Lalakenis/All Directions: A Journey of Truth and Unity (16 January-17 April 2017) at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, The University of British Columbia. Photo: Michael R. Barrick
Beau Dick, Installation view (detail), Lalakenis/All Directions: A Journey of Truth and Unity (16 January-17 April 2017) at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, The University of British Columbia. Photo: Michael R. Barrick
Installation view (detail), Lalakenis/All Directions: A Journey of Truth and Unity (16 January-17 April 2017) at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, The University of British Columbia. Photo: Michael R. Barrick
Installation view (detail), Lalakenis/All Directions: A Journey of Truth and Unity (16 January-17 April 2017) at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, The University of British Columbia. Photo: Michael R. Barrick
Installation view, Lalakenis/All Directions: A Journey of Truth and Unity (16 January-17 April 2017) at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, The University of British Columbia. Photo: Michael R. Barrick
Lalakenis/All Directions: A Journey of Truth and Unity (16 January-17 April 2017) at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, The University of British Columbia. Photo: Michael R. Barrick
Installation view, Lalakenis/All Directions: A Journey of Truth and Unity (16 January-17 April 2017) at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, The University of British Columbia. Photo: Michael R. Barrick
Lalakenis/All Directions: A Journey of Truth and Unity (16 January-17 April 2017) at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, The University of British Columbia. Photo: Michael R. Barrick
Installation view, Lalakenis/All Directions: A Journey of Truth and Unity (16 January-17 April 2017) at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, The University of British Columbia. Photo: Michael R. Barrick
Lalakenis/All Directions: A Journey of Truth and Unity (16 January-17 April 2017) at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, The University of British Columbia. Photo: Michael R. Barrick
Atlakin masks, cedar, bark, cotton, paint
Atlakin masks, cedar, bark, cotton, paint
The Ghost Con-fined to the Chair, 2012, 31“x13”x19”, chair, carving, documents, feathers
The Ghost Con-fined to the Chair, 2012, 31“x13”x19”, chair, carving, documents, feathers

 

 

Beau Dick, Pookmis, 18″x26″, wood, feathers horse hair, paint
Beau Dick, Pookmis, 18″x26″, wood, feathers horse hair, paint.
Beau Dick, Pookmis, 14″x33″, wood, horse hair, canvas, paint
Pookmis, 14″x33″, wood, horse hair, canvas, paint.
Beau Dick, Shark Woman, 11″x16″, wood, horse hair, paint
Shark Woman, 11″x 16″, wood, horse hair, paint.
Beau Dick, Otter Man, 14″x33″, wood, horse hair, paint
Otter Man, 14″x 33″, wood, horse hair, paint.
Beau Dick, Yagis, 15″x22″, wood, horse hair, cedar bark, paint
Yagis, 15″x 22″, wood, horse hair, cedar bark, paint.
Beau Dick, Sword of Toquit, 2012, 42″x11″x10”, cedar, cedar bark, paint
Sword of Toquit, 2012, 42″x 11″x 10”, cedar, cedar bark, paint.
Tsonaqua, 2012, 35” x 45” x 16“, cedar, paint, twine, horse hair
Tsonaqua, 2012, 35” x 45” x 16“, cedar, paint, twine, horse hair.