Monthly Archives: August 2016

Reading The Talk: Wampum, Covenants and History

An exhibition exploring history that is almost collaborative in the approach taken by the artists and curators, centred around the historic Dish with One Spoon treaty. I offer some impressions of the ideas and artworks in RHAC. Continue reading

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Sandy Middleton / a multiplicity of practice

One of the first artist features I produced with The Sound, on the very different bodies of work of Sandy Middleton. Continue reading

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Grimsby Bi Annual 2016 / Regional Contrasts

My response to the 2016 Grimsby Public Art Gallery Bi Annual Exhibition: a diverse show with artists of various calibres. Continue reading

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konkreet vizual pome: bill bissett

bill bissett’s lunarian life at NAC is a show that, to paraphrase a fellow arts writer, is queer as in odd, and queer as in gay. A major influence in Canadian poetry and cultural spheres, I offer some reactions to bissett’s painted works. Continue reading

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