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Silver Lake Operations #1

Art & Nature: A Call to Action

With the recent flooding in Calgary, the oil spill in Quebec and heat waves in other parts of the world, there’s been much recent discussion that’s gotten me thinking about our environment. And of course, I like to relate it to visual art. Edward Burtynsky, Silver Lake Operations #1 (Lake Lefroy, Western Australia, 2007) Image: If you look at
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In the Air…

Here are a few good art-world happenings coming up: Edward Burtynsky, Oil Fields #22, Cold Lake Production Project, Cold Lake, Alberta, 2001. Image: Photographer Ed Burtynsky is planning a new traveling exhibition on the theme of Oil that will be on at the soon-to-be opened Art Gallery of Alberta in 2010

Ed Burtynsky: A Time Capsule for Photography

VoCA was trawling other art blogs looking for Canadian-related content when we found THIS article, courtesy of Tyler Green’s Modern Art Notes – see our blogroll on the right. Edward Burtynsky, Silver Lake Operations #2, Lake Lefroy, Western Australia, 2007. Image: Photographer Ed Burtynsky. Image: ink gallery “Photographer Edward Burtynsky made a formal proposal for a permanent art
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