Gloria Bell

Thesis Title

The Eloquence of Things: An Analysis of Indigenous Art at the 1925 Pontifical Missionary Exposition


Coll Thrush


Catherine Soussloff, Dana Claxton

Research Areas

Missionary exhibitions, Indigenous studies, Roman archives

Recent Awards

2017 Newberry Library Fellowship

2016 Terra Foundation for American Art, Giverny, France, Summer Fellow

2015 – 2018 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

2015 – 2018 Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGS)

2013 – 2015 Cordula and Gunter Paetzold Fellowship, University of British Columbia

2013 – 2015 Aboriginal Fellowship, University of British Columbia

2011 Aboriginal Curatorial Delegation to the Venice Biennale, Canada Council for the Arts

2010- 2011 Anne Ray Native Intern, Indian Arts Research Centre, School for Advanced Research on the Human Experience, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2010 Otsego Institute for Native American Art History