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Hemispheric Thinking

Hemispheric Thinking

Artists based in Canada are looking beyond the border to think about solidarity across the Americas

Group Theory

Group Theory

For Black queer organizers in the 1980s and ’90s, creative labour was as important as activist practice, and vice versa

Blackface, Brownface and Redface in the Arts: A Bibliography

Blackface, Brownface and Redface in the Arts: A Bibliography

Exhibition highlights the history of racism in Canadian nation-building

The Skylight Caper

The Skylight Caper

One of the world's greatest unsolved art thefts happened in Montreal in 1972. And its mystery continues

Off the Wall

Off the Wall

A national survey of 10 artists who take painting outside the frame

The Life of Things

The Life of Things

This year's Momenta Biennale in Montreal takes “the life of things” as a theme

Outer Limits

Outer Limits

A conversation between artists Marie-Claire Blais, Julie Trudel and Caroline Monnet about the edges of space, colour, material and tradition in practices that push painting beyond control

Social 2019 Art Auction Picks

Social 2019 Art Auction Picks

Now in its 24th year, Canadian Art’s Social is one of the largest live and silent contemporary art auctions in Canada, and is an essential source of funding for Canadian Art. Here, four members of the Art Advisory Committee—Aryen Hoekstra, Luis Jacob, Claire Christie and Stuart Keeler—discuss some of their favourite works

Remembering Bruce Ferguson

Remembering Bruce Ferguson

Artists, curators, colleagues and friends reflect on the life and work of the groundbreaking curator, writer and educator

Sounds of Silence

Sounds of Silence

Developed during a 2018 residency at Fool’s Paradise, the former home of painter Doris McCarthy at the edge of Lake Ontario, Lou Sheppard’s Dawn Chorus/Evensong offers a sonic ode to things lost but not forgotten

From the Archive

My Work for Maud Lewis

My Work for Maud Lewis

The self-taught artist is the subject of a Hollywood biopic, but my memories of priming her Masonite boards and mailing her tubes of paint are more modest.

A Night in Nunatsiavut

A Night in Nunatsiavut

On October 8, 2016, generations of Inuit came together to shine a light on a region that has been artistically ignored.

On Becoming My Mother

On Becoming My Mother

Vivek Shraya reflects on her photo essay Trisha one year after its release, and on how collaboration can be crucial to “individual” artmaking.