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Françoise Sullivan studied painting at Montreal’s École des beaux-arts and dance at the Boas School of Dance in New York City. Adhering to the Automatiste’s philosophy, she saw improvised dance as a way to...

Installing Ugo Rondinone's sculpture

Installing Ugo Rondinone's sculpture: we run through a desert on burning FEET, all of us are glowing our faces look twisted [nous courons dans le désert sur les PIEDS brûlants, nous sommes tous rougis nos...
we run through a desert on burning FEET, all of us are glowing our faces look twisted is a towering combination of grout, grit and concrete that aims to evoke an experience of the sublime.
These days most people will visit a museum because they have heard of an exciting exhibition — something new, something strange, something controversial, with important loans from across the globe — a never-...

Jon Pylypchuk. Builders, Canadian Biennial 2012

Winnipeg born artist Jon Pylypchuk takes a break from installing to discuss his work Press a Weight Through Life, and I Will Watch this Crush You, which will be featured in Builders: Canadian Biennial 2012 ,...

Brendan Fernandes, Builders, Canadian Biennial 2012

Artist Brendan Fernandes discusses his 2008 video work Foe , and what the piece says about our attachment to culture and authenticity. Foe will be featured in Builders: Canadian Biennial 2012 opening 2...

Melanie Authier, Builders, Canadian Biennial 2012

Ottawa based artist Melanie Authier, whose painting Augury features in Builders: Canadian Biennial 2012 at the National Gallery of Canada, talks about her work and how people view it.

Dil Hildebrand, Builders, Canadian Biennial 2012

Montreal artist Dil Hildebrand lets the National Gallery of Canada inside his studio where he breaks down the two paintings, Studio D and Studio E , that will be featured in Builders : Canadian Biennial 2012...

Shary Boyle: Representing Canada in Venice, 2013

Canadian artist Shary Boyle will be representing Canada at the 2013 55th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale , the "Olympics of the art world". Here she talks about taking up the challenge of...