War at a Distance : Visual Culture and the Framing of Public Conversations about Canadian Forces in Afghanistan

Fitzpatrick, Blake and Sandlos, Karyn and Simon, Roger. War at a Distance : Visual Culture and the Framing of Public Conversations about Canadian Forces in Afghanistan. Toronto, Ont.: Gallery TPW, 2009.

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Abstract (English)

"A group exhibition of diverse works by both Canadian and international artists, War at a Distance explores practices of representation implicated in how Canadians are struggling to make sense of the war in Afghanistan. [...] Blurring distinctions between art and journalism, documentary practice and aesthetics, galleries and broadcast media, war artists and combatant-diarists, The War at a Distance exhibition, gallery discussions, and symposium at Ryerson University, look at the mediation of war and grapples with questions that emerge when artistic and journalistic forms are brought into relation." -- Publisher's website.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues ; Anthologies, essays, collections
All Contributors: Fitzpatrick, Blake (Author); Sandlos, Karyn (Author); Simon, Roger (Author)
Dossier: 390 - TORONTO PHOTOGRAPHERS WORKSHOP - GALLERY TPW (Toronto, Ont.)
Collation: 1 online resource (1 PDF file)
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Toronto, Ont.: Gallery TPW
Artists: Andrews, Stephen; Johnson, Richard; Mitchell, Allyson; Opton, Suzanne; Palu, Louie; Simeti, Francesco; Smith, Graeme
Art Organizations: Toronto Photographers Workshop - Gallery Tpw (Toronto, Ont.); Ryerson Gallery (Toronto)
Event Title: War at a Distance : Stephen Andrews, Richard Johnson, Allyson Mitchell, Suzanne Opton, Louie Palu, Francesco Simeti, Graeme Smith
Type: Exhibition
Location: Gallery TPW (Toronto, Ontario)
Dates: 24 October - 21 November 2009
Keywords: AFGHANISTAN; CANADIAN MILITARISM; PHOTOGRAPHY
Copyright Statement: Gallery TPW
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Date Deposited: 27 Mar 2020 19:34
Last Modified: 30 Jul 2021 20:12
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/31792
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