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Faking Death Canadian Art Photography And The Canadian Imagination

by Penny Cousineau-Levine

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Published
May 10, 2004
ISBN
9780773528260
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This volume is the first book-length, i-dept study of contemporary Canadian art photography, it examines the work of morth 120 Canadian photographers, revealing important aspects of Canadian identity and imagination. The author argues that Canadian photographers exhibit an ambivalent preoccupation with gruesome subjects such as death, bondage, and entrapment, as well as a fascination with 'elsewhere' and duality, subverting the… Read more
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Painting Friends: The Beaver Hall Woman Painters (Monographiae Biologicae)

by Barbara Meadowcroft

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Published
1999
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Very Good
ISBN
9781550651256
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Panting friends tells the story of ten Montreal women who met at art school in the 1900's and formed friendships that lasted all their lives. They had successful careers, exhibiting with the Group of Seven and at international exhibitions during the 1920's and 1930's. Despite their achievement, they have been largely overlooked by art historians.This is the first book-length study… Read more
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