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Articles by Leah Sandals

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Step by Step: Artists Walk to Resist Colonization, Ableism and More

Walking in North America has associations to colonial exploits. But it can also be leveraged to resist colonialism, racism, ableism and more.

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Photographing the Artist’s Studio—More Than 100 Times Over

Hamilton photographer Joseph Hartman spent four years visiting artist’s studios across the country. Here are some behind-the-scenes views he captured.

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The Art of Vaccination

What can art bring to emotionally charged debates around vaccination? This is just one question raised by a Canadian-led exhibition on now in Geneva.

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$7.4-Million Jean Paul Riopelle Painting Breaks World Record at Auction

It is the second-highest amount ever paid for a Canadian artwork at auction—and according to auction house, it signals Toronto as a new art-market centre.

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Canadian Oil Sands Waste Targeted in American Exhibition

On the Southeast Side of Chicago, an Alberta oil sands byproduct has wreaked environmental havoc. Artists, and an art museum, are responding.

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Lani Maestro Bridges Boundaries at the Venice Biennale

Once a Halifax art professor, now a Venice Biennale exhibitor, Lani Maestro reminds viewers that “categories are not that important; consciousness is.”

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Inuit Art Makes a Global Breakthrough at the Venice Biennale

Inuit art is being featured at the Venice Biennale’s main exhibition for the first time ever. See most of these drawings, and get the backstory, here.

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Why We Need to Keep Talking about White Privilege in Arts Education

A recent study showed students at Toronto’s arts high schools are twice as likely to be white—reflecting a national trend. We need keep talking about that.

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Hotboxing the White Cube: The Rise of Cannabis Culture in High Art

Pot is more visible than ever in North American pop culture. And it’s reaching into contemporary art, too.

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A Conversation with the Artist behind UBC’s Reconciliation Pole

Haida master carver James Hart has been creating totem poles for more than 30 years. But he has never worked on anything quite like the Reconciliation Pole.

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