Beginning with photos of human remains taken in the 1980s in the Sicilian catacombs, Jack Burman has long chased his dark muse in an extended inquiry into death.... Fall 2004
Does any immigrant take a sense of self or home for granted? ... Fall 2004
Anyone familiar with Robert Youds' contribution to the mammoth "Topographies" exhibit at the Vancouver Art Gallery in 1996 knows that he has long since drifted across the meridian dividing painting from sculpture. ... Winter 2001
Canadian identity is deeply entrenched in ideas of land and landscape. Canadiana is full of images of loons, lakes and vast spaces vacant of people. We drown in images of Niagara Falls.
"Once upon a time" is the evocative phrase that enters ones head while viewing Shary Boyles exhibition "The Omitted Tales." ... Summer 2002
The centrepiece of Spring Hurlbut’s exhibition is a hauntingly lovely antique-store mannequin. The young girl’s wax head, with its damaged nose and luminous blue glass eyes, gazes out through a glass vitrine, while her stocky, headless body stands in another display case behind.