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Van Gogh Emily Carr and Horses

What do Emily Carr, Vincent Van Gogh and horses have in common?

The way they see their world.

In the works of such artists as Van Gogh and Carr the energy of the landscape is depicted as nearly formless. 348 more words

..of snow, 'from forest to sea' & we...

“Walls of snow: Photographer captures incredible images of PEI’s worst winter in memory”…”Earthquake off Vancouver Island too weak to be felt or cause damage”…”Riveting Emily Carr exhibition recently in London heads to Toronto”… 138 more words

Audain Art Museum endowment tops $5 million with $500,000 donation

The gallery space for the Emily Carr paintings in the Audain Art Museum in Whistler will be named The Whistler Blackcomb Foundation Gallery.

The Audain Art Museum announced the name of the exhibition space earlier today, Monday, March 23, when it also announced that the foundation had donated $500,000 to the Audain Art Museum Foundation. 330 more words

Art Seen

Girls Action Foundation highlights women leaders

MONTREAL – It’s not everyday that an elementary aged girl gets to dress up as a famous painter.

Or astronaut.

Or rock climber.

But that’s what a group of… 190 more words


Emily Carr, sexism

I recently popped along to the Dulwich Picture Gallery to catch the first ever solo exhibition of Emily Carr’s work in the UK. She is particularly interesting to me because of her absorption of many different artistic influences and styles (the whole point of my blog is to reapply or adapt ideas). 450 more words

Opinion Piece

Canadiana: Emily Carr

In honour of International Women’s Day, this is a post about a Canadian painter, which I hope others will enjoy, even if not Canadian. She is somewhat known in the rest of the world, but probably mostly within art circles.  1,524 more words