Alex Janvier, "Spring Equinox," 2002

Courtesy of the artist and Janvier Gallery, Cold Lake First Nations ©Alex Janvier Photo: NGC

Alex Janvier is only the third indigenous artist to have a retrospective at the National Gallery of Canada. The show is a testament to the perseverance – and patience – of the 81-year-old artist from Cold Lake, Alta. more

Dec 4, 2016 10:08 PM EXHIBITIONS

Vernon Ah Kee, "Cantchant," 2009

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa Photo © NGC

The Winnipeg Art Gallery shows work by eight indigenous artists who use boards -- whether to skate, ski or surf -- in two new exhibitions that run until April 23. more

Nov 21, 2016 8:20 PM EXHIBITIONS

DaveandJenn, "Pretender is the Other Bird," 2016

Photo: M.N. Hutchinson, Courtesy of Nickle Galleries, Calgary

DaveandJenn are among the first generation of artists to grow up with the Internet. The qualities of possibility, hierarchal collapse and unendingness inherent in the web are their natural milieu. more

Nov 19, 2016 3:51 PM EXHIBITIONS

“Altered states” is a phrase that might be applied not just to the work of Jeremy Shaw, this year’s winner of the Sobey Art Award, but also to the predilections of the other four regional artists on the shortlist. more

Nov 16, 2016 9:41 PM EXHIBITIONS

Tomoyo Ihaya, who was born in Japan but is now based in Vancouver, has visited India 15 times. Through her travels, she’s been sensitized to cultural upheaval and disadvantaged peoples. more

Nov 16, 2016 7:00 PM EXHIBITIONS

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