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Deaf Artists and De'VIA: Overview

Find resources related to Deaf Artists and De'VIA, a form of Deaf art expression.

Researching Deaf Artists

This guide assists you in finding information about Deaf Artists in a variety of formats. There is also information about De'VIA, a form of Deaf Art that reveal the Deaf experience, showing pride in sign language and Deaf culture (affirmative art) as well as painful experiences of oppression (resistance art). A recommended website with over 100 Deaf Artists is available. It is called Deaf Art/Deaf Artists. If you are writing a paper about audism, you can find resistance art, and if writing about Deaf-Gain, you can find affirmative art. The screenshot is from the Deaf Art/Deaf Artists website. Patricia Durr teaches this course and you can check out the Deaf Studies Program. There are minor and immersion options.

This is the home page of the Deaf Art, Deaf Artists website.

American De'VIA Artist: Chuck Baird and his Journey

Look up deaf artists or De'VIA topics on Youtube. Here is a Youtube video of Chuck Baird by Tracey Salaway. We have the DVD.

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