Art Galleries

A New Take on the Group of Seven

Andrea Carson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
Andrea Carson

I went up to the opening of a new exhibition at Toronto's McMichael Gallery today. The exhibition was called You are here: Kim Dorland and the Return ...

This Highland City is Teeming with Art

Shannon Skinner | Posted 01.20.2013 | Canada Travel
Shannon Skinner

When you think of Glasgow, art may not be the first thing that comes to mind. On a recent trip to Scotland's second largest city, my discovery of a vast collection of world-class fine art was not only a pleasant surprise, it was revealing of this city's cultural soul. Glasgow boasts more than 20 art museums and galleries, many of which the whole family can enjoy. Best of all, a number of them are free to the public.

Necropolis: The Rebirth of Video Art

Andrea Carson | Posted 04.25.2012 | Canada Living
Andrea Carson

Richardson uses an editing whose name is taken from scavenging characters in Star Wars, who, according to Richardson "lived by stealing and rewiring old technology for personal use and for profit."

Haute Culture: General Idea at the AGO

Andrea Carson | Posted 09.27.2011 | Canada
Andrea Carson

General Idea, a Canadian art collective, are famous for employing a range of materials, like work in plaster, taxidermy and fluorescent tube. There is even straw on the floor of one fantastic installation. In it, the poodles (the artists) are contemplating the Canis Major constellation. It's quite funny.