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  • Elles Photographes, The Spirit of Photography - Colette Tougas

    Elles Photographes, The Spirit of Photography – Colette Tougas

    June 30, 2020 [originally published in CV106 in Spring 2017] — From July 19, 2016, to February 19, 2017, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts mounted an exhibition titled She Photographs, described in the press release as a “feminine echo” of the Robert Mapplethorpe retrospective at the museum in autumn 2016. More than simply an echo, this presentation of works by thirty female photographers, most of them Canadian, painted a strong and true portrait…

  • Robert Mapplethorpe - Philippe Guillaume

    Robert Mapplethorpe – Philippe Guillaume

    June 25, 2020 [originally published in CV106 in Spring 2017] — The Robert Mapplethorpe exhibition Focus Perfection, which opened last fall at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, was a lavish retrospective dedicated to the controversial New York artist who took up photography in 1970 with a borrowed Polaroid camera…

  • La Biennale de Montréal - Érika Nimis

    La Biennale de Montréal – Érika Nimis

    June 23, 2020 [originally published in CV106 in Spring 2017] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • Jacynthe Carrier - Sylvain Campeau

    Jacynthe Carrier – Sylvain Campeau

    June 18, 2020 [originally published in CV106 in Spring 2017] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • James Welling, Chronology - Stephen Horne

    James Welling, Chronology – Stephen Horne

    June 16, 2020 [originally published in CV106 in Spring 2017] — This exhibition presented a selection of work from Welling’s early days in the 1970s and from recent production. The artist’s principal interests lie in the area of photographic materiality and some of its attendant themes – colour, technologies, and abstraction – and to the social relations inherent in the production and circulation of photographs…

  • Fiona Annis, Les révolutions sidérales - James D. Campbell

    Fiona Annis, Les révolutions sidérales – James D. Campbell

    June 9, 2020 [originally published in CV106 in Spring 2017] — In the photoworks in this exhibition, Fiona Annis dilated with poetic acuity on the clockwork of the heavens. She mined resources as varied and recondite as the first spectroscopic data on the trajectory of Halley’s Comet, recorded in 1910, and Binary Stars: A Pictorial Atlas, 1992…

  • Matthieu Brouillard - Jean-Pierre Vidal

    Matthieu Brouillard – Jean-Pierre Vidal

    June 2, 2020 [originally published in CV106 in Spring 2017] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • Manon Labrecque - Sylvain Campeau

    Manon Labrecque – Sylvain Campeau

    May 26, 2020 [originally published in CV106 in Spring 2017] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • Sarker Protick et Katrin Koenning, Astres noirs - Louis Perreault

    Sarker Protick et Katrin Koenning, Astres noirs – Louis Perreault

    May 21, 2020 [originally published in CV106 in Spring 2017] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • Luce Lebart, Canadian Photography Institute (CPI) - Carol Payne

    Luce Lebart, Canadian Photography Institute (CPI) – Carol Payne

    May 19, 2020 [originally published in CV106 in Spring 2017] — In late 2016, Luce Lebart was appointed the first director of the Canadian Photography Institute at the National Gallery of Canada. For the previous five years, she had been director of collections and curator at the Société Française de Photographie (SFP) in Paris, one of the oldest and most esteemed institutions devoted to photography in the world…