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19 December 2017

Galleries West Digital

Vol 2 No 26   ISSN 2561-3316

Editor: Portia Priegert

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Fascinating imagery and top-notch design make it hard to resist art books. But it's often challenging for publishers to turn a profit. more

BOOKS

Many extraordinary illustrated books on Indigenous art were published this year in Canada – and more are coming soon. more

BOOKS

It's been a banner year for books about Canadian fine craft and design. more

BOOKS

Many recent books on the market (or soon to be) focus on the art of photography. more

BOOKS

Several new books tell the stories of women artists, including Mary Schäffer, an adventurous writer, painter and photographer. more

BOOKS

We reached out to the arts community for suggestions of favourite books, new and old. more

BOOKS

Preview the artworks and the hide tanning process in the 8 minute video. more

NEWS

The 2018 Capture Photography Festival kicks off Tuesday, April 3 with a talk by internationally renowned photography curator and critic David Campany, the first of four talks in in the 2018 Capture Speaker Series. more

NEWS

For the first time in this country, visitors will be able to see a treasure trove of images previously locked away in the Kahlo estate archives for more than 50 years. more

NEWS

On December 8, BOMBAY SAPPHIRE gin announced Vancouver based artist, Vanessa Lam, as the Grand Prize Winner of the 8th Annual BOMBAY SAPPHIRE Artisan Series. more

NEWS

An active member of Saskatoon’s arts community, Travis Cole brings PAVED over 20 years of experience in photography, media art, sound-based work and film. Since moving back to Saskatoon in 2013, he has been managing editor of BlackFlash Magazine. more

NEWS

Matthew Hills joins Grenfell Campus and Memorial University of Newfoundland from the University of Alberta Museums, where he managed and curated the University of Alberta Art Collection for the last five years. more

NEWS

There will be 40+ exhibitions featuring photography in Calgary, Banff, Edmonton, Lethbridge, Okotoks, Medicine Hat, and Longview plus 60+ festival events throughout the province. more

NEWS

One of the most important paintings of Canadian artist Emily Carr has recently been acquired by the Audain Art Museum in Whistler. Entitled "Le Paysage," the picture was painted in 1911. more

NEWS

The National Gallery of Canada has announced that the artist collective Isuma, led by Zacharias Kunuk and Norman Cohn, will represent Canada at the 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia, 2019. more

NEWS