Get up-to-date reports on Canada’s art news including notable appointments and gallery shifts, as well as key award announcements as they happen.
Isuma’s films include Cannes Caméra d’Or winner Atanarjuat (The Fast Runner) and the world’s first Haida-language feature, now in production.
Plus: A new home for Canada’s only public gallery devoted to contemporary Asian art and dates for an Indigenous art biennial.
Thomas, who has been called “America’s great protest artist,” wins $50,000 in Toronto-based award competition decided by popular vote.
Derek Besant finally apologizes for unauthorized photo use. Plus: OAAG Awards released and artists are concerned about underfunding in Toronto and Quebec.