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Peter Hujar’s Insides

The late, famous New York photographer took “uncomplicated, direct photographs of complicated and difficult subjects”

The Great Canadian Amnesia

As Cold War politics resurface internationally, we often forget how Canada’s 1950s cultural policy still shapes—and even strangles—the arts scene in 2018

Tom Girls

Tom Girls

How the hyper-masculine, homoerotic world of artist Tom of Finland became an unlikely inspiration for G.B. Jones's subversive queer aesthetics

Tunirrusiangit: Kenojuak Ashevak and Tim Pitsiulak

Tunirrusiangit: Kenojuak Ashevak and Tim Pitsiulak

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, June 16–August 12, 2018

It’s About Time: Dancing Black in Canada 1900 to 1970

It’s About Time: Dancing Black in Canada 1900 to 1970

Dance Collection Danse Gallery, Toronto, January 31–June 22, 2018

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Judy Radul

Judy Radul

Catriona Jeffries Gallery, Vancouver, May 11–June 16, 2018

Montreal’s Big-Time Warhol Collector

Montreal’s Big-Time Warhol Collector

How did Paul Maréchal become one of the world’s biggest collectors of Warhol’s printed matter? It all began with a Paul Anka album, and a dream

Erika DeFreitas’s Mourning Gestures

Erika DeFreitas’s Mourning Gestures

The Scarborough-based artist finds inspiration in Derrida, archives and the maternal bond

Remembering Geoffrey Hendricks

Remembering Geoffrey Hendricks

The artist, who died in May, was one of the first from the New York scene to establish themselves on Cape Breton Island in the 1960s

On Translating the Untranslatable

On Translating the Untranslatable

Poet Arielle Twist writes within the gaps—the moments when queerness evades translation—of Lou Sheppard's exhibition "A Strong Desire"

Body Movies

Body Movies

The National Ballet of Canada's Frame by Frame is spectacular, sensitive, and very queer

videos

In the Studio with Syrus Marcus Ware

The visual artist, community activist, researcher, youth-advocate and educator describes the Activist Portrait Series

In the Studio with Rita McKeough

In Banff, the Governor General’s Award winner discusses her installations on violence against women, human-animal relations and environmental degradation.

In the Studio with Rita McKeough

In Banff, the Governor General’s Award winner discusses her installations on violence against women, human-animal relations and environmental degradation.

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Mountain Peaks & Glacial Waters

Mountain Peaks & Glacial Waters

Willock & Sax Gallery, 210 Bear Street, Banff AB

The Closer Together Things Are

The Closer Together Things Are

Southern Alberta Art Gallery, 601 Third Ave. S., Lethbridge AB

…Everything Remains Raw: Photographing Toronto’s Hip Hop Culture from Analogue to Digital

…Everything Remains Raw: Photographing Toronto’s Hip Hop Culture from Analogue to Digital

McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 10365 Islington Ave, Kleinburg ON

Then, Now and Next

Then, Now and Next

Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery, 25 Caroline St. N., Waterloo ON

Barbara Wagner and Benjamin de Burca

Barbara Wagner and Benjamin de Burca

Art Gallery of York University, 4700 Keele St., Toronto ON
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Future Possible: Art of Newfoundland & Labrador to 1949

Future Possible: Art of Newfoundland & Labrador to 1949

The Rooms, 9 Bonaventure Avenue, St. John's NL
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