People of the Watershed: Photographs by John Macfie Opens May 11 at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection

People of the Watershed: Photographs by John Macfie Opens May 11 at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection Exhibition of rarely seen photographs depicting Indigenous life in the 1950s and 60s curated by nîpisîhkopâwiyiniw (Willow Cree) author Paul Seesequasis Left: John Macfie, Henry Kechebra calling a moose, Mattigami Reserve, 1959, photograph, [...]

People of the Watershed: Photographs by John Macfie Opens May 11 at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection2024-05-10T15:25:21-04:00

A Voyage to the North

A Voyage to the North Maclean’s By: Danielle Paradis April 12, 2024 Original URL: A Voyage to the North - Macleans.ca A new exhibit chronicles daily Indigenous life in northern Ontario in the ’50s and ’60s John Macfie, Miss Gray, daughter of Duncan Gray, Fort Severn, c. 1955, photograph, John Macfie fonds, C330-14-0-0-75, [...]

A Voyage to the North2024-05-07T14:57:52-04:00

Bertram Brooker: When We Awake!

Bertram Brooker: When We Awake! Galleries West By: Paul Gessell April 5, 2024 Original URL: Bertram Brooker: When We Awake! - Galleries West Bertram Brooker (1888–1955), Shoes, c. 1936, oil on canvas marouflaged to paperboard, 27.4 x 35.2 cm, Gift of Phillip Gevik, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 2020.2. Photo: Alexandra Cousins Bertram [...]

Bertram Brooker: When We Awake!2024-04-11T10:57:57-04:00

Marcel Dzama: Ghosts of Canoe Lake

Marcel Dzama: Ghosts of Canoe Lake Galleries West By: Paul Gessell April 1, 2024 Original URL: Marcel Dzama: Ghosts of Canoe Lake - Galleries West Marcel Dzama (b. 1974), We can not abandon such beauty, 2023, pearlescent acrylic, ink, watercolor, and graphite on paper, 30.5 x 36.2 cm, Courtesy the artist and David Zwirner [...]

Marcel Dzama: Ghosts of Canoe Lake2024-04-11T10:55:59-04:00

In Marcel Dzama’s Work, the Climate Crisis Is Fuelling a Crisis of Imagination

In Marcel Dzama’s Work, the Climate Crisis Is Fuelling a Crisis of Imagination Frieze By: Brandon Kaufman March 1, 2024 Original URL: In Marcel Dzama’s Work, the Climate Crisis Is Fuelling a Crisis of Imagination | Frieze At McMichael Canadian Art Collection, the artist revisits landscape painter Tom Thomson’s Canoe Lake as it’s threatened by [...]

In Marcel Dzama’s Work, the Climate Crisis Is Fuelling a Crisis of Imagination2024-04-11T10:56:44-04:00

Bertram Brooker retrospective to feature 150 artworks by controversial painter

Bertram Brooker retrospective to feature 150 artworks by controversial painter The Globe and Mail By: Tatum Dooley February 14, 2024 Original URL: Bertram Brooker retrospective to feature 150 artworks by controversial painter - The Globe and Mail Bertram Brooker (1888–1955), Cabbage and Pepper, 1937, oil on canvas, 40.6 x 50.8 cm, purchased 1973, [...]

Bertram Brooker retrospective to feature 150 artworks by controversial painter2024-03-18T16:10:54-04:00
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