Artist

Where to See Alex Colville's Artwork

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 09.16.2013 | Canada
Adrian Brijbassi

Until I encountered a lithograph of "Pacific" -- a 1967 painting of a shirtless man standing carefree and staring out to the ocean with his back turned to a handgun on a table -- I believed Canadian art was benign. Group of Seven landscapes were beautiful, but they were neither riveting nor cool in the way a 16-year-old would think art is cool. This? This was cool.

5 Business Tips For The Aspiring Designer

Alex Jowett | Posted 07.07.2013 | Canada Living
Alex Jowett

Pre-internet designers would traditionally either need a large company behind them or would have to settle for selling locally. These days the internet has leveled the playing field while also forcing designers to become multi-talented small business owners. The rules have changed.

AFRaKaReN on Why Art Is Power

Che Kothari | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada
Che Kothari

Before we had written language, we had storytellers. Their role was critical: without paper and pen the passing down of stories by word of mouth was t...

Please, Don't Call Me or Yourself An "Artist"

Danko Jones | Posted 04.17.2013 | Canada Music
Danko Jones

Can all people making music everywhere just agree to never use the word "artist" when describing themselves? After 17 years playing music, I've been labeled an "artist" by others many times, more out of journalistic automation than any sincere intent. Still, each time I've been tagged with this word I consider it a slur.

VIDEO: A Valentine's Day Pudding Recipe

Vivian Reiss | Posted 04.14.2013 | Canada Living
Vivian Reiss

Love -- isn't that what Valentine's Day is all about? Mention chocolate pudding to a friend, even on the phone, you can feel their brain pleasure centres light up, their chest warm and their hearts fly open. Chocolate pudding is really easy to make from scratch, and in the following video I show you how.

Picasso Exhibit Arrives At Toronto's Art Gallery Of Ontario

The Huffington Post Canada | Rod Charles | Posted 04.25.2012 | Canada Travel

Over 150 masterpieces by Pablo Picasso will be displayed at the Art Gallery Of Ontario (AGO) in Toronto. For the first time since 1964, works from...