Art

Open Secrets: Carrie Perreault’s period of adjustment

Carrie Perreault’s solo exhibition period of engagement is both a difficult and engaging body of work that blends the personal and the opaque, at NAC.

Centre and Periphery: place defines / deforms history

Curator Asta McCann curates Centre and Periphery at the Riverbrink Art Museum, exploring the urban / rural split in the works of the Group of Seven, revisiting historical facts and fictions about the iconic painters.

‘Get the good grit up in your teeth’: your intrepid #artcriticfromhell’s guide to #inthesoilfest2019

Your intrepid #artcriticfromhell offers his annual guide to the In the Soil Arts Festival in early June.

Between A Rock and A Green Place

On May 9, Niagara artist and sculptor unveiled his latest work, Niagara Straight, which can be found in front of the Bontanical Garden and Butterfly Conservatory in Niagara Falls.

Scott Sawtell: Playful Banquet

Scott Sawtell is the latest artist to be the focus of an artist feature, with his vibrant and expressive works in paint.

Your City: Your Arts Awards

The 2019 St. Catharines Arts Awards take place on May 3rd, and we offer a teaser about several of the nominees and how culture is capital, both human and otherwise, in the Garden City.

Architecture of Fear: Spin and Silence

Some further updates and information, as well as the various community responses at a regional and national level, to Brock University’s controversial plans for Rodman Hall Art Centre.

Evolving Environments: Janny Fraser

Janny Fraser is a Welland based artist whose works have been exhibited around Niagara, and incorporate diverse materials and ideas of place, space and history.

Willow Winter Works

The Willow Arts Community presents their Winter Arts Exhibition at Rodman Hall. This is the latest in their community oriented arts initiatives, but how will this survive Brock’s plans for Rodman Hall?

This is Not the Answer: Brock University plans to sell Rodman Hall

Brock University is on the verge of announcing their plan to seek a buyer / developer for Rodman Hall and have all staff and artworks removed by the end of December 2019, several sources report.