The Protest Art of JDMG

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The work of Manitoba-based protest artist JDMG

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"Recapitate Now - The Quarter" by JDMG (with Nellie McClung and Louis Riel) - Let’s recapitate our coins! There are many, many deserving CANADIANS who should be representing our country on our coins. Why do our coins still display a foreign monarch (a representative of a repressive, not so distant, coloniser) who has contributed exactly NOTHING to our nation? These people might not be perfect but , at least, they're Canadian. La Colonisation, Protest Art, Us Coins, Mixed Media, At Least, Collage, Display, Country, Artist
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Coins

Why do our coins still display a foreign monarch (a current representative of a repressive, not so distant, coloniser) who has contributed exactly NOTHING to our nation? Let’s decapitate then…

Our Home and Not So Native Land by JDMG www.jdmg.co - consider the marginalisation and oppression of Canada's Indigenous people through religion and treaties. Protest Art, Oppression, Nativity, Religion, Artists, People, Home Decor, Christmas Nativity, Decoration Home
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Wood Cut-Outs

The Wood Cut-Out Series NTMT (Not thru My Town)20166′ x 3′ x 2″Into Oblivion (Here Comes Suburbia!)20176′ x 3′ x 2″Our Home and Not So Native Land20166′ x 3′ x 2″Still in Dis…

"Brutish Colunbia", "Still in Distress" and "McClung-Riel" Protest Art, In Distress, Jdm, Artist, Japanese Domestic Market, Artists

The Art of JDMG

"Brutish Colunbia", "Still in Distress" and "McClung-Riel"

"Still in Distress" by JDMG (www.jdmg.co)- about 70 countries still outlaw homosexuality Protest Art, In Distress, My Town, Countries, Wood, Artist, Collection, Woodwind Instrument, Timber Wood
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Wood Cut-Outs

The Wood Cut-Out Series NTMT (Not thru My Town)20166′ x 3′ x 2″Into Oblivion (Here Comes Suburbia!)20176′ x 3′ x 2″Our Home and Not So Native Land20166′ x 3′ x 2″Still in Dis…

Ursa Maritimus by JDMG  www.jdmg.co Protest Art, Polar Bear, Wood, Woodwind Instrument, Timber Wood, Wood Planks, Trees, Woodworking, Polar Bears

Wood Cut-Outs

The Wood Cut-Out Series NTMT (Not thru My Town)20166′ x 3′ x 2″Into Oblivion (Here Comes Suburbia!)20176′ x 3′ x 2″Our Home and Not So Native Land20166′ x 3′ x 2″Still in Dis…

Deperceive!  by JDMG - www.jdmg.co Look differently  at our world! Change your perceptions! Protest Art, Our World, Perception, House Painting, Change, Culture, Artist, Artists

Deperceive!

Deperceive! (2015) – 7′ x 4′ x 2″- $22 500 For a hi-res version, click on the image above. Perception. We often forget that it’s individual… dependent on our particular position… …

Brutish Colunbia 2 by JDMG - www.jdmg.co  Why do we have a province named after a colonial oppressive empire AND a genocidal "explorer"? Protest Art, Colonial, Empire, Artist, Artists
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Non-Series

Love 365 (2017) – 5′ x 30″ x 2″ – $10 500 – Click on photo for more information. I Am Somber Twine –> Ambertime is Now (2017) – de…

Love 365.25 by JDMG - www.jdmg.co  Why do people spend so much time and money on holiday cards?? Protest Art, If You Love Someone, Why Do People, Holiday Cards, Symbols, Artist, Money, Collection, Christian Christmas Cards

Love 365

Love 365 (2017) – 60″ x 30″ x 2″ – mixed media – $5 500 For a hi-res version, click on the image above. Love… Hallmark wants us to believe that it has to b…

NTMT (Not thru My Town) by JDMG www.jdmg.co - pour les victimes de Lac-Mégantic - why do we still allow these extremely dangerous materials to pass through the centres of our towns and cities? Protest Art, Our Town, Cities, Wood, Woodwind Instrument, Timber Wood, Wood Planks, Trees, City

Wood Cut-Outs

The Wood Cut-Out Series NTMT (Not thru My Town)20166′ x 3′ x 2″Into Oblivion (Here Comes Suburbia!)20176′ x 3′ x 2″Our Home and Not So Native Land20166′ x 3′ x 2″Still in Dis…

"Union Joke" by JDMG - www.jdmg.co "Brutish Colunbia" by JDMG Protest Art, Flag, Jokes, Abstract, Artist, Artwork, Painting, Summary, Work Of Art
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Flags

For information on pricing and process, click the photo of each work. Brutish Colunbia20176′ x 4′ x 2″Untario20176′ x 4′ x 2″Munitoba20166′ x 4′ x 2″Union Joke(in progress – click on title fo…

Untario - x - mixed media The process. St George Flag, Protest Art, Oppression, City Photo, Flags, Colonial, Artist, Collection, National Flag
Protest Art

Untario

Untario (2017) – 6′ x 3′ – mixed media – $20 000 Since Ontario is not a province of the “United” Kingdom, it’s flag has been removed from its spot an…

Brutish Colunbia – The Flag Protest Art, City Photo, Flags, Colonial, Artist, Painting, Collection, Painting Art, National Flag
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Brutish Colunbia – The Flag

For a hi-res version, click on the image above. Brutish Colunbia (2017) – 6′ x 4′ x 2″- mixed media – $25 500 Evident in the sheer coloniality of its name, the provinc…

Munitoba by JDMG (jdmg.co) Why do we still have the flag of a colonial oppressor in the flags of the oppressed places? Protest Art, Oppression, Flags, Colonial, Artist, Painting, Collection, Painting Art, National Flag
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Munitoba

Munitoba (2016) – 6′ x 3′ – mixed media – $20 000 Munitoba (rear-view) – contains signed letter to Ms Windsor and collage elements of&nb…