Group portraits typically fill a documentary role, preserving the identity of a family or an assortment of friends or colleagues at a particular point in time. more

Sep 5, 2016 7:20 PM HISTORICAL WORKS

Itee Pootoogook, "Calm Water, This Guy is Ready for Hunting," 2013

Courtesy Marion Scott Gallery

The image is classic Itee Pootoogook: A bleak northern landscape meticulously sketched in graphite behind a curiously cropped coloured pencil image of a man holding a rope to what appears to be a boat. more

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An urbane but troubled man, Richard Ciccimarra spent several years sailing in the West Indies with his first wife, Penny, before immigrating to Canada in the early 1950s. more

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Ahnisnabae artist Roy Thomas’ painting, New Year, has the typical elements found in the Woodland School of Art, including black formlines and pictograph-style creatures. more

Aug 30, 2015 1:13 PM HISTORICAL WORKS

Brian Fisher’s painting, "Visitation," seems to evoke the vortex of a sorcerer’s ball or, perhaps, a sci-fi portal into a faraway galaxy. more


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