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U990.14.747
Artist / Maker : Dick, Butch (Clarence)
Title : The Wind
Date (Execution) : 1987
Geographical Origin : Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Coast Salish
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : A large grey figure representing wind blows on a green evergreen tree. A female figure is seen above, forming out of the wind.
Accession # : U990.14.747
Width (cm) : 37.80
Height (cm) : 42.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement : The power of British Columbia's coastal forests is a continuing influence on native peoples. Clarence was inspired to produce this print after watching evergreens. "Sometimes you can hear the wind sing and the trees would dance." -C.D. (statement provided by Open Pacific Graphics)