The recent film about Lawren Harris has taken on the quality of hagiography, similar to general attitudes about the Group of Seven in larger Canadian society. I offer a response to both the film and this mythology here.
I offer some ideas and reactions to Kurt Swinghammer’s eerie and evocative landscapes at Niagara Artists Centre, part of In The Soil 2018
An exhibition that seems banal, boring and not at all appropriate when talking about culture. But after an amazing walk through and talk with Curator Marcie Bronson, the show took on a very different and very interesting flavour.
I offer some impressions of Stuart Reid’s curatorial project A Painter’s Country at Rodman Hall.