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C.1983. The Role of Photography in Memory, Mass Culture and illusion – Karen Henry

C.1983. The Role of Photography in Memory, Mass Culture and illusion – Karen Henry

November 6, 2017 [originally published in CV93 in Winter 2013] — Who would have thought that the 1980s were such a stimulating time. There is so much emphasis in cultural memory on the 1960s and 1970s that it seemed like it was all over by the 1980s – but not so, as revealed in the two-part exhibition on photography in Vancouver c. 1983

Ryoji Ikeda – Julien Champagne

Ryoji Ikeda – Julien Champagne

December 11, 2017 [originally published in French in CV93 in Winter 2013] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

Melanie Gilligan, Popular Unrest, Crisis in the Credit System / Jan Švankmajer Zahrada, Byt, Do Pivnice – Pierre Rannou

Melanie Gilligan, Popular Unrest, Crisis in the Credit System / Jan Švankmajer Zahrada, Byt, Do Pivnice – Pierre Rannou

December 6, 2017 [originally published in French in CV93 in Winter 2013] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

Nicolas Baier, Vanité / Autoportrait – Sonia Pelletier

Nicolas Baier, Vanité / Autoportrait – Sonia Pelletier

December 4, 2017 [originally published in French in CV93 in Winter 2013] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

Making History, Ray 2012 Fotografieprojekte – Serge Allaire

Making History, Ray 2012 Fotografieprojekte – Serge Allaire

November 29, 2017 [originally published in French in CV93 in Winter 2013] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.


On Newsstands

The artists whose works are brought together here under the theme of ruins are interested in capturing the traces of a disappearing world, a world in which the evolution of the photographic image is symptomatic of a more fundamental transformation of culture and social values as a whole. Visit de Table of Contents and read excerpts from CV107.

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Excerpt from CV106 – Trees, Ice, and Clouds

Le livre photographique : un état des lieux – Mona Hakim [French]


Excerpt from CV104 – From Another Angle


Excerpt from CV106 – Trees, Ice, and Clouds

Leila Alaoui – Claudia Polledri


In Addition to CV105 – Montrealities

Jean-François LeBlanc. Revisiting Montreal’s Backstage at the End of a Century – Tema Stauffer

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