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Depicting scenes of distance and serenity, painter Christiane Pflug raised the act of looking through kitchen doors and windows to the outside world to an art form.
Through film, photography, theatre and various other media, Stan Douglas combines historical fact with fiction to create narratives that speak to larger issues and make the viewer reflect on the perceptions of...
Multi-disciplinary artist Hannah Claus responds to NGC Magazine's version of the Proust Questionnaire.
In the hands of Colleen Wolstenholme, sculpture, the art of the object, becomes a powerful means of countering the objectification of women and deflecting the distorting lens of the patriarchal view that has...
A portrait of George Back depicts the naval officer as an artist who undertook four exploratory journeys to the Arctic, two with John Franklin, and recorded the vistas of the dramatic northern landscape.
James Tissot's genre painting of a picnic captures in meticulous detail the atmosphere of the historic period after the French Reign of Terror.
Conceptual artist Kelly Mark compiled a montage of TV footage to create a marathon narrative shared among four viewing rooms. The work is a commentary on the currency of time and the potential for both...
Yousuf Karsh's photographs are a veritable ‘Who's Who' of the 20th century, images that span the full spectrum of fame – from intellectual pioneers and politicians to activists, artists and actors.
Innovation and experimentation have been integral components of artist Michael Snow's diverse, multidisciplinary work right from the very beginning of his career.