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The Art Gallery of Alberta’s partnership with the National Gallery of Canada will fill Edmonton's spring with Dutch historical landscapes alongside well-known Canadian works on the same theme.
Recently awarded the prestigious $40,000 British Columbia National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction, Solar Dance provides a fascinating account of how and why Van Gogh turned into an icon during the early 1900s...
Fred Herzog figures he has taken hundreds of thousands of photographs in over 40 countries, and more cities than he can name. At the age of 82, he is still driven to capture the essence of back alleys, out-of-...
Bill Brandt was a master of the nighttime scene, able to render cityscapes and wilderness scenes in the darkest of tones, and constructing moods that shifted from eerie to romantic. Brandt’s Oakworth Moor ,...
It wasn’t until “very, very late in life,” that George Escher realized his dad—the internationally acclaimed artist M.C. Escher—might be doing “something unusual.” ... “In hindsight you realize it was kind of...
Escher was fascinated by infinity, math and physics, not to mention light, color and printmaking. Those combined passions led him to create art that is arguably unparalleled for its depth and complexity.
Don’t miss the best and brightest in Canadian art! This month, the National Gallery of Canada launches an exhibition showcasing the winning artists and arts advocates for the Governor General’s (GG) Awards for...
Martin Kemp is best known as a Leonardo da Vinci scholar involved in the sometimes controversial authentication of two Leonardo “discoveries” in recent years—including the one known as La Bella Principessa. So...
Phil Collins’ video, They Shoot Horses, is a seven-hour emotional rollercoaster of euphoric highs and epic lows.