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  • Jacinthe Lessard-L., Les chambres étalées, 2014, 30 sculptures en silicone / 30 silicone sculptures, dimensions variées / various dimensions

    Lorna Bauer | Jon Knowles – Jacinthe Lessard-L. / Charles Guilbert, Images in the Void (and Vice Versa)

    January 16, 2019 [originally published in CV98 in Fall 2014] — It is quite uncommon for the association of two exhibitions to create a dialogue that becomes an artwork in itself. Yet, this is what Dazibao did by bringing together works by Jacinthe Lessard-L. and by the duo formed of Lorna Bauer and Jon Knowles. Their respective works, although different in tonality and look, intertwine to lead viewers into a surprising reflection on darkness…

  • Pastiche, 2012, photographie Polaroid numérisée montée sous plexiglass / Polaroid under Plexiglas, 101 x 101 cm

    Henri Venne, Somewhere in Between – Sylvain Campeau, Painting Indebted to Photography

    January 14, 2019 [originally published in CV98 in Fall 2014] — Henri Venne is a painter. It is painted matter that interests him. It is in this medium that he was educated, and it is also how he defines himself. Henri Venne is also a photographer, as the works that emerge from his creative process are photographs. He is also interested in how images are imbued with visual effects, places for various reflections…

  • Constellations, exhibition views / vues dʼexposition, Centre vu Québec, 2014

    Unpacking Serge Clément’s Library – Zoë Tousignant

    January 9, 2019 [originally published in CV98 in Fall 2014] — I travelled to Quebec City to see Serge Clément’s exhibition Constellations on a snowy Sunday afternoon in April. I had little prior knowledge of the show, presented at VU, centre de diffusion et de production de la photographie from March 21 to April 20, 2014, save for its basic idea: to showcase Clément’s collection of photobooks…

  • Stan Douglas, Circa 1948, 2014, logiciel 3D pour iPad et iPhone, en collaboration avec lʼOffice national du film du Canada / 3D Art App for iPad and iPhone, in collaboration with the National Film Board of Canada, producteurs / producers  : Loc Dao, Selwyn Jacob. Un usager naviguant dans Vancouver avec son corps comme interface / a user navigates through Vancouver with her body as interface, photo : Loc Dao

    Revisiting History in Fragments: Three Recent Projects by Stan Douglas – Ariane Noël de Tilly

    January 7, 2019 [originally published in CV98 in Fall 2014] — Stan Douglas’s earlier productions include Every Building on 100 West Hastings (2001), a nocturnal panorama of a block of buildings situated in a poor Vancouver neighbourhood, and the series of four photographs Crowds & Riots (2008), depicting recon­structions of crowd scenes and riots that took place in Vancouver during the twentieth century…

  • Sohei Nishino, Diorama Map Tokyo, 2004, 140 x 140 cm, courtesy of / permission de Michael Hoppen Contemporary

    Of Walking. A Photography and Thirdspace Paradigm – Philippe Guillaume

    December 18, 2018 [originally published in CV98 in Fall 2014] — Karen Irvine, curator and museum associate director at the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, recounted that it was after seeing Sohei Nishino’s work in Korea in 2010 and reading Rebecca Solnit that she had the idea for the Of Walking exhibition. Nishino is one of eight international contemporary artists whose works were in the show…

  • CounterIntelligence, 2014, view of the exhibition, courtesy of the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, photo: Toni Hafkenscheid

    CounterIntelligence – Jill Glessing

    December 17, 2018 [originally published in CV98 in Fall 2014] — The rich-text title CounterIntelligence that introduces an exhibition, writings, workshop, and film screenings considers two cultural nodes and production modes – art and military activity. The project’s formal and thematic eclecticism befits the Berlin-based Canadian curator, Charles Stankievech, whose own work traverses the fields of sound and visual art, writing, and publishing…

  • Darlene Laponse, Perimeter, 2013, image tirée de la vidéo

    Manif d’art 7 – Véronique Leblanc

    December 12, 2018 [originally published in CV98 in Fall 2014] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • Nancy Davenport, Revolutionary (night), 2001, épreuve chromogénique

    Home Sweet Home – Sonia Pelletier

    December 10, 2018 [originally published in CV98 in Fall 2014] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • John Beasley Greene, rangée de maisons montrant des moucharabiehs, Le Caire (1854), épreuve sur papier salé à partir d’un négatif papier, collection CCA

    La photographie de la ville arabe au XIXe siècle – Mirna Boyadjian

    December 5, 2018 [originally published in CV98 in Fall 2014] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • Louis Couturier et Jacky Georges Lafargue, Puits d’Asbestos no 4, 2014, impression jet d’encre, 81 cm x 107 cm

    Louis Couturier et Jacky Georges Lafargue, Asbestos Storm – Line Dezainde

    December 3, 2018 [originally published in CV98 in Fall 2014] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.