Political Landscapes #1 : Canadian Artists Exploring Perceptions of the Land

Hogbin, Stephen and Algie, Jim and Thomas, Paul and Gibson, Susan Fenton and Beam, Carl and Boyle, John B. and Hawksbridge, Joan and Marchessault, Robert and Noestheden, John and Hughes, Kenneth James and Reitzenstein, Reinhard and Smutylo, Allen and Horan, George and Laiwan. Political Landscapes #1 : Canadian Artists Exploring Perceptions of the Land. Owen Sound, Ont.: Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, 1989.

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Abstract (English)

Hogbin traces a history of attitudes towards the environment since the late 1800's in Canada, analyzing the work of the 11 participating artists. Algie focuses on Ojibway culture and the history of the land in the Owen Sound region, while Thomas defines a conceptual framework based on notions of political landscape, land use and site. Includes poems, artist's statements and biographical notes. Bibl. 1 p.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Hogbin, Stephen (Artist); Hogbin, Stephen (Author); Algie, Jim (Author); Thomas, Paul (Author); Gibson, Susan Fenton (Author); Beam, Carl (Artist); Beam, Carl (Author); Boyle, John B. (Artist); Boyle, John B. (Author); Hawksbridge, Joan (Artist); Hawksbridge, Joan (Author); Marchessault, Robert (Artist); Marchessault, Robert (Author); Noestheden, John (Artist); Noestheden, John (Author); Hughes, Kenneth James (Author); Reitzenstein, Reinhard (Artist); Reitzenstein, Reinhard (Author); Smutylo, Allen (Artist); Smutylo, Allen (Author); Horan, George (Author); Laiwan (Artist); Laiwan (Author)
Dossier: 351 - TOM THOMSON MEMORIAL ART GALLERY (Owen Sound)
Collation: 58 p. : 20 ill. ; 28 x 20 cm
ISBN: 0929021045
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Owen Sound, Ont.: Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery
Artists: Beam, Carl; Boyle, John; Hawksbridge, Joan; Hogbin, Stephen; Laiwan; Marchessault, Robert; Noestheden, John; Proch, Don; Reitzenstein, Reinhard; Smutylo, Allen; Squires, Gerald
Art Organizations: Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery (Owen Sound)
Event Statement: Exhibition organized by the Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery. - Itinerary: 5 July - 26 Aug. 1989, The Royal Canadian Academy of Arts (Toronto) ; 1 -24 Sept. 1989, Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery (Owen Sound) ; July, Aug. and Sept. 1989, Billboard Art, Hilsden Sight and Sound billboard (Owen Sound).
Keywords: POLITICAL ART; NATURE; LAND; LANDSCAPE
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 11 Jul 1989
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:30
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/945
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