Group of Seven

Steve Martin Helps Boost This Canadian Artist's Painting Sales

CP | Cassandra Szklarski | Posted 11.29.2015 | Canada Living

TORONTO — Comic legend Steve Martin's passionate evangelism of Lawren Harris seems to have boosted interest in the Canadian painter, the president ...

Can You Guess How Much This Canadian Art Is Worth?

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 11.25.2015 | Canada Living

Some might surprise you!

Wartime Artwork Created To Comfort Soldiers On Display In Calgary

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.09.2015 | Canada Alberta

The exhibition, Barracks to Banks: Canadian Silkscreens for War and Peace, is on display until January.

A New Take on the Group of Seven

Andrea Carson Barker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
Andrea Carson Barker

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 ...

Rich Find At Vancouver Garage Sale

CBC | Posted 06.12.2012 | Canada

A bargain hunter cruising a Vancouver garage sale has hit the jackpot after spending $100 on artworks that turned out to be by two iconic...

Tw(eat) This: Jamie Kennedy's Open Kitchen+ Project Lands In Toronto

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 03.28.2012 | Canada Living

When Chef Kevin McKenna went foraging for wild leeks in mid-March, he came dangerously close to revealing the location of his secret stash to all his ...

Best And Worst G7 Economies Of 2011 (Hint: Canada Isn't Number 1)

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.27.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's economy performed relatively well last year, but not enough to displace Germany as the top country in the Group of Seven big industr...

Visit to Canoe Lake: Tom Thomson's Grave

Andrea Carson Barker | Posted 10.31.2011 | Canada
Andrea Carson Barker

Tom Thomson had worked as a guide and fire ranger in Algonquin Park, so the fact that his death was declared an accidental drowning on what was a apparently a clear and normal day seems unusual. Even at the time, people couldn't believe it and rumours swirled about suicide and murder.