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  • Justin Wonnacott, Pictures of Art - Laurent Vernet, An Oblique Gaze at Artworks in Public Spaces

    Justin Wonnacott, Pictures of Art – Laurent Vernet, An Oblique Gaze at Artworks in Public Spaces

    July 6, 2021 [originally published in CV108 in Winter 2018] — “Obsession”: that’s the word that photographer Justin Wonnacott uses to explain his ambitious project Pictures of Art (Images d’art). The subject of this series, which numbers 350 images to date, is the artworks found in public spaces and sites (monuments, works of public art and works integrated with architecture, graffiti) in the National Capital Region….

  • Gabor Szilasi, The Art World in Montreal, 1960‒1980 - Zoë Tousignant, On Emotion and the Photographic Archive

    Gabor Szilasi, The Art World in Montreal, 1960‒1980 – Zoë Tousignant, On Emotion and the Photographic Archive

    June 29, 2021 [originally published in CV108 in Winter 2018] — Photographer Gabor Szilasi was born in Hungary in 1928 and immigrated to Canada in 1957. Soon after settling in Montreal, Szilasi began to photograph the many art openings that he and his wife, artist Doreen Lindsay, regularly attended…

  • Photography in Canada, 1960–2000, From Photographic Art to the World of Images - Pierre Dessureault

    Photography in Canada, 1960–2000, From Photographic Art to the World of Images – Pierre Dessureault

    June 22, 2021 [originally published in French only in CV108 in Winter 2018] — It seems less and less possible to analyze photography and photographic history without talking about production protocols, dissemination strategies, and contexts for conservation and display in public collections. Andrea Kunard situates her undertaking in regard to this position from the start…

  • Contact 2017, Focus on Canada - Jill Glessing

    Contact 2017, Focus on Canada – Jill Glessing

    June 15, 2021 [originally published in French only in CV108 in Winter 2018] —
    Promotion for “Canada 150” – marking the inception of the colonial enterprise of the “Dominion of Canada” and its unequal union with Quebec – was tepid, perhaps foretelling the inevitable response: a hundred and fifty years old – really? The land, of course, had been inhabited a little longer than that – about twelve thousand years – by Indigenous peoples…

  • Alain Laframboise, Le regard du spectre - Florence Chantoury-Lacombe

    Alain Laframboise, Le regard du spectre – Florence Chantoury-Lacombe

    June 8, 2021 [originally published in French only in CV108 in Winter 2018] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • Fondation Louis Vuitton - Érika Nimis

    Fondation Louis Vuitton – Érika Nimis

    June 1, 2021 [originally published in French only in CV108 in Winter 2018] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • Rencontre photographique du Kamouraska - Mona Hakim

    Rencontre photographique du Kamouraska – Mona Hakim

    April 11, 2021 [originally published in French only in CV108 in Winter 2018] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • Skulptur Projekte Münster - Lon Dubinsky

    Skulptur Projekte Münster – Lon Dubinsky

    May 18, 2021 [originally published in French only in CV108 in Winter 2018] — The fifth Skulptur Projekte Münster was held in spring and summer, as were documenta 14 and the Venice Biennale, making Europe a very desirable destination in the art world in 2017. The Münster event has taken place every ten years since 1977…

  • Chih-Chien Wang - Sylvain Campeau

    Chih-Chien Wang – Sylvain Campeau

    April 11, 2021 [originally published in French only in CV108 in Winter 2018] — You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

  • Anne-Marie Proulx — Carmen Victor

    Anne-Marie Proulx — Carmen Victor

    May 4, 2021 [originally published in French only in CV108 in Winter 2018] — Innu-aimun is a language spoken by Innu (Montagnais-Naskapi) peoples across boreal and sub-Arctic areas of Labrador and eastern Quebec. Quebec City artist and photographer Anne-Marie Proulx selected the Innu-aimun word Aiminanu, which translates to “there is a conversation going on” as the title of a exhibition at YYZ Artists’ Outlet in Toronto…