Nocturnes

ARTIST STATEMENT Photographs taken at night present the viewer with altered settings. The contrast between the cool blues of the naturally darkened landscape punctuated by the varied colours of artificial lighting accentuates the space these places occupy. Industrial sites take on an otherworldly quality, and common places (otherwise overlooked through familiarity) stand out against the… More

Tenderness

ARTIST STATEMENT Based on unceded territory of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations – gran am, more commonly known as amanda anderson, is an interdisciplinary artist who seeks to challenge and explore the prevalent themes of idealized femininity and normalized oppression through visual collage, harsh drones, disembodied vocals, and oscillating feedback. gran am is… More

Review: Christopher Patton’s “Curious Masonry”

Sam Selinger “Curious Masonry” Christopher Patton 2011, 9781554470938, $15.95 Christopher Patton’s third book, Curious Masonry, includes three translations of Anglo-Saxon poems from The Exeter Book, and “Hearth,” a work which he calls a “palimpsest,” mostly made up of erasures from his translation of “The Earthwalker,” using both the translation and the original text. The Exeter… More

John Dunsworth, aka Officer Jim Lahey

In a classic interview too good to edit, the man who plays “Trailer Park Boys'” Officer Jim Lahey fires off (intelligently) about government-sanctioned gambling, U.S. politics, and his character’s beloved liquor. More