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In the late nineteenth century everyday life was very segregated with the British social scene centered around clubs and events all of which being highly exclusive Such places were exceedingly restricted for most of the Indigenous Peoples Often the thought of these times and the acts of alienation preformed upon the Indigenous Peoples are forgottenEdward Sheriff Curtis was born in 1868 Throughout his childhood he accompanied his father when visiting members of the congregation This greatly prepared him for his later career Edwards photography became widely popular and over time he became an ethnologist and photographer of the Native American peoples He documented the Indigenous Peoples over a large span of both America and Canada Plausibly his most important work of art and most important achievement as an artist was The North American Indian It consisted of multiple volumes which were published in series over the span of several years 1907 to 1930 and contained approximately two thousand images The North American Indian had a large impact on how people viewed the Indigenous Peoples as well as catching the attention of media across North AmericaIn present day Stephen Foster an artist who mainly works in video installations and digital photography broke down Edward Curtiss The North American Indian reconstructing it in a more intricate prospect Remediating Curtis Toy Portraits by Stephen works with the theme of irony presenting miniature toy Indian figures made in Germany on pedestals and framed with back-lit light boxes His work was influenced by early ethnography including Edward Curtiss pieces In order to view Stephens work a pair of 3D glasses are required which enhance the experience as they force the viewer to observe in a more vibrant frame of mind and reference The aforesaid creating a whole new form of identity for the toy and compositionDefining and representing identity is an integral part of the human experience and humanity itself For the most part what makes a person unique is
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