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TL;DR: No One Reads Art Reviews Anymore

TL;DR: No One Reads Art Reviews Anymore

The traditional exhibition review is not popular online—Google Analytics tell us so. What does this mean for the future of art criticism?

Brief Jubilation: An Artist Reflects on the 2015 Turkish Elections

Brief Jubilation: An Artist Reflects on the 2015 Turkish Elections

Vancouver artist Erdem Taşdelen travelled to Toronto twice this year to cast his vote in the Turkish elections. Here, in an urgent essay, he explains why.

What Berlin Can Teach Us

What Berlin Can Teach Us

If Canadians want to build urban artistic hotspots they should look to Berlin’s flexible city planning and use of existing spaces, argues Alex Bowron.

Art in the Time of Recession

Art in the Time of Recession

In light of the most recent recession, Daniel Gallay reflects on the spectre of the 2008 crisis and its deleterious effect on the Canadian art market.

Canada-US Border in Focus in Windsor Exhibition

Canada-US Border in Focus in Windsor Exhibition

Art Gallery of Windsor January 25 to April 13, 2014

Painting and Potential: John Kissick on the Art Awards Scene
Garry Neill Kennedy Continues to Surprise with Most Recent Wall Painting Work

Garry Neill Kennedy Continues to Surprise with Most Recent Wall Painting Work

Diaz Contemporary, Toronto October 13 to November 10, 2012

Francesca Woodman, Kelly Richardson, Thomas Demand Among Marquee Names on TIFF’s Art Program
Anthony McCall: Light Lifting
Why I Write Such Good Books…and How You Can, Too!