Visual Arts Reviews

Very little in Pootoogook’s imagery would satisfy romantic western notions of traditional "Eskimos".
The Vancouver-born artist's paintings and architecture go hand-in-hand at the West Vancouver Museum.
Both Weegee and Zhang produced curiously self-conscious hybrids—under the close instruction of their inspired or benighted bosses.
Hearts and Arrows also reminds us of the passing of time and the making of place.
A new exhibition of collages by Natasha McHardy and drawings by Marina Roy at Wil Aballe Art Projects is changing the local art dialogue.
Works by Jen Aitken, Lou Lynn, Brendan Lee Satish Tang, and Julie York find ways to employ traditional materials such as glass, clay, bronze, and fabric while also questioning our beliefs about craft and skill.
Pieces by artists Nancy Holt and Erin Shirreff address the role photography may play in realizing an artist’s intentions.
In 2010, the home community of Kwakwaka’wakw artist Marianne Nicolson was hit by a devastating flood.
Remember that old academic adage: a master’s thesis is nothing about everything and a doctoral dissertation is everything about nothing?