Wes LaFortune

Toronto-based painter Kim Dorland recently visited Medicine Hat, and his experience is now the subject matter for an exhibition of new paintings at Calgary’s Skew Gallery titled "Over the Fence." more

Aug 31, 2007 12:00 AM PREVIEWS

The distinct style of Quebec-based landscape painter Michel LeRoux will be showcased this fall at Calgary’s Art Mode Gallery. Leroux began as a letterer, following his family’s vocation of sign-making before pursuing a career as a full-time artist. more

Aug 31, 2007 12:00 AM PREVIEWS

The "Solstice" arrived early at Calgary’s Virginia Christopher Fine Art. The exhibition by Calgary-based painter Peter Deacon covered more than seven metres of the gallery’s wall space, a multi-media piece comprised of 37 panels. more

Apr 30, 2007 12:00 AM EXHIBITIONS

Cuban artist, José Angel Vincench’s artwork speaks eloquently for those who are unable. more

Dec 31, 2006 12:00 AM EXHIBITIONS

Western Canadian Artists to Watch. more

Dec 31, 2006 12:00 AM PREVIEWS

Winnipeg photographer Diana Thorneycroft has shifted her camera lens from depicting the barbaric torture of Christian martyrs to the martyrdom of distinctly secular Canadians. more

Aug 31, 2006 12:00 AM PREVIEWS

This collection of new paintings by Marie Lannoo does not represent objects. Instead, it’s a nexus of techniques and emotions that transcend the convenient categories often placed around creativity. more

Aug 31, 2006 12:00 AM EXHIBITIONS

Charles Malinsky is on a spectacular journey. From his birthplace in Canada to his adopted home in Spain, Malinsky weaves tales using figures that at one moment seem familiar, and then suddenly evade us like apparitions disappearing into thin air. more

Aug 31, 2006 12:00 AM EXHIBITIONS

Selecting many of the subjects for his realistic portraits from people he meets on New York city streets, Okamura depicts a range of humanity within a context of dramatic light and shadow. more

Apr 30, 2006 12:00 AM EXHIBITIONS

Galleries West asked four prominent Western Canadian collectors (ROMANA KASPAR-KRAFT, PAUL CRAWFORD, BILL SHURNIAK and TAMAR ZENITH) to share thoughts, insights and tips about the art of collecting art. more

Dec 31, 2005 12:00 AM , , COLLECTOR PROFILES

Calgary-based sculptor Reinhard Skoracki, 63, has been reborn. more

Dec 31, 2005 12:00 AM PREVIEWS

As an artist, Ryan Sluggett is part philosopher, part storyteller. With paint brush, pencil crayon, pen, and spray can, he expresses his views about the world not in cold academic terms but with an almost childlike awareness. more

Aug 31, 2005 12:00 AM EXHIBITIONS

Ron Moppett is experiencing a period of creative renewal. more

Aug 31, 2005 12:00 AM PREVIEWS



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