Stephen Hutchings, "Approach," 2010, oil and charcoal on canvas. Collection of the Glenbow Museum.
This hauntingly beautiful exhibition of monumental landscape paintings is named for a musical score by Olivier Messiaen (1908-1922). It was written while he was interned at a German prison camp in 1940. These oil and charcoal paintings by Ottawa artist Stephen Hutchings evoke a calm yet mysterious atmosphere, hinting at the unknown