Group of Seven

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.