Tag Archives: Geoff Farnsworth

Farnsworth: The Figure is More Than it Seems

Geoff Farnsworth was one of the first artists I met here in Niagara, and his portraits are among some of the finest I’ve seen, combining both a strong sense of his sitters and a distinctive style that is both intense and yet seems to enhance the portrait. Another of my ongoing Artist Features. Continue reading

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Part 1. What About Rodman Hall? The Exhibition at NAC

An exhibition at NAC presenting different responses to the statement from Brock University regarding its plans to “divest” itself of Rodman Hall Art Centre. I talk about the pieces, their ideas and aspects of community, and this was the beginning of the long series “What About Rodman Hall?” that is available in its entirety online here. Continue reading

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