Lawren Stewart Harris

"Where the Universe Sings: The Spiritual Journey of Lawren Harris," which will enjoy its world premiere at Vancouver International Film Festival at Cineplex Odeon International Village Cinemas as part of VIFF Oct. 2 & Oct. 4. Read more


For five years in the 1920s, Lawren Harris made short annual sketching sojourns to the Rocky Mountains from his Toronto home base. But he made them count. Read more


Lawren Harris, "Algoma (Algoma Sketch 48)," c. 1919/20

Image courtesy Consignor Canadian Fine Art

"Algoma Sketch 48," a rare preparatory oil sketch by Lawren Harris debuted on the auction block at Consignor Canadian Fine Art’s inaugural live auction event May 31, 2016 in Toronto, fetching $977,500. Read more


"Mist Fantasy"

Photo: Trevor Mills.

You might doubt that Douglas Coupland – The. Ultimate. Arbiter. Of. Cultural. Cool. – would be interested in an almost-forgotten series of fusty landscape prints that once populated Canadian schools, government offices and military bases. Read more


It was one of the largest public art projects in Canadian history. Between 1942 and 1963, a series of more than 100 silkscreen prints by 54 of the country’s top artists – including members of the Group of Seven and their associates. Read more


The Internet is a great source of information, but the fall auction season featured a veritable tsunami of art offered for sale online by auction houses across Canada. Read more



John Dean

With its horizontal brushstrokes and rich complementary colours, "Cottages" is a gorgeous painting from a pivotal era that saw the emergence of one of Canada’s most influential art movements. Read more


As we approached the fall auctions, I was predicting a soft market based somewhat on spring sale results. So I was surprised initially with Heffel’s results, then ecstatic, for a moment, with Joyner’s results, and shocked by Sotheby’s lack of results Read more


  • "Island Off Greenland, Arctic Sketch XIX"

    Courtesy Joyner Fine Art

    "Island Off Greenland, Arctic Sketch XIX"

    Lawren Stewart Harris, "Island Off Greenland, Arctic Sketch XIX", oil on board, 12" x 15"