Archive for the candian art Tag

Who Run the World – Girls? The New Female Warrior

Have you seen Beyonce’s new video Who Run the World (Girls)? I havent’ been able to get it out of my mind. Check it out HERE. A promo image for Beyonce’s new video Run the World (Girls). Image: While pro-women statements have been popular in pop music for a while, (the Spice Girls and Girl Power wasn’t so long
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Indians Meet Indians in Brantford, Ontario

There’s an interesting exhibition on up at the Glenhyrst Art Gallery in Brantford, Ontario from 29 November 2009 – 22 January 2010. It’s only about an hour’s drive from Toronto and VIA Rail goes there, too. Bonnie Devine, Reclamation Project, 1995. Image: The show, organized in collaboration with Toronto’s SAVAC, brings together work by First Nations artists with work
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What We Bring to the Table, Oakville Galleries, Ontario

Patrick Faigenbaum, Pantijelew Family (1997). Image: The table is a deeply symbolic object, both as a meeting place and an enabler of culture. From the ancient Chinese to the tables in 17th century Dutch vanitas paintings, the table has been associated with nobility, culture and privilege…. To read more, click the thumbnail: The exhibition continues until June 6, 2008.
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