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Sobey Finalists 2010: Daniel Barrow

An Online Supplement to the Summer 2010 Print Edition of Canadian Art
Daniel Barrow <i>Computer and Eyedrops I</i> 2008 Daniel Barrow Computer and Eyedrops I 2008

Daniel Barrow <i>Computer and Eyedrops I</i> 2008

In the past few years, Daniel Barrow—who has spent most of his career in Winnipeg but recently moved to Montreal—has gained an increasingly wide following for his low-tech drawn and projected works that elevate the hard-hitting, emotional narratives of DIY zine and comic-book culture into richly poetic fantasy. Barrow was a finalist for the Sobey award in 2008 and returns this year as the representative for Prairies and the North.

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This article was first published online on June 17, 2010.

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