Canadian Art is Canada's most widely read art magazine, released quarterly since Fall 1984. Published by a not-for-profit charitable foundation, Canadian Art features our nation’s top writers exploring the artists and exhibitions that shape our contemporary scene. Browse selections from our current issue, the full content of recent issues, and our complete covers and cover stories reaching back over 30 years—or subscribe now to get each new issue delivered straight to your mailbox or tablet.

Spring 2016

Available on newsstands from March 15 to June 14, 2016


My Body Is the City
Larissa Fassler’s feminist psychogeography
by Diana Sherlock

The Pleasures of Hell
The later work of Eldon Garnet
by Gary Michael Dault

Okanagan Outpost
Vancouver art heads east
by Michael Turner

Artist Project: Marcel Dzama and The Most Incredible Thing

Aperture for Destruction
James Nizam sculpts light into form
by Kimberly Phillips

Here and Away
The migrations of Jamelie Hassan and Ron Benner
by Ann Ireland

It Came from Outer Space
The uncanny art of Brandon Vickerd
by Pearl Van Geest

Special Section

Site-Specific: Ottawa
Explore the National Capital Region with a curated tour from our panel of experts


A national and international roundup of the season’s best exhibitions


Recent art books and catalogues


Starting from Zero: Chantal Pontbriand
by Murray Whyte


Trudeau’s Tattoo: A First Nations Artist Leaves his Mark
by Robert Davidson


Jerry Pethick
by Aaron Peck

Liz Magic Laser
by Aryen Hoekstra

Aleksandra Domanovic
by Courtney R. Thompson

Shuvinai Ashoona and Shary Boyle
by Emily Falvey

Charlotte Moth
by Lindsay Sorell

1920s Modernism in Montreal: The Beaver Hall Group
by André Seleanu


Alone with Pictures
by Julian Barnes

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Past Issues

Winter 2016
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Special issue: 30 Years
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