Bart Gazzola

Welland’s Past and Present shows the city’s changing faces

Sandy Fairbairn’s solo exhibition Welland: Times Present Times Past, curated by Bart Gazzola, is a personal, but also very public, history of Welland. James Takeo offers a response.

How to really dig Into The Soil

This will be the third In The Soil I’ve experienced, and I’d offer the following…

Artist Feature: J.E. Simpson

There is a phrase – it can’t properly be called a sentence – that kept…

Big in Japan

It’s good to see Tamara Jensen’s paintings from her Big In Japan series as connecting…

Philia, Loss and Memory

There’s few artworks as powerful as those which speak directly, even personally, to you. Much…

Invasive Species

Invasive Species is a midterm exhibition of pieces that have been in progress since the…

What About Rodman Hall: Updates

1. “I’m a pessimist about probabilities, I’m an optimist about possibilities.” (Lewis Mumford) 2. Let’s…

Kintsugi: A Contemplative Whole

One of the reasons to visit the GPAG (Grimsby Public Art Gallery) is the diversity…

MacDonald’s Menagerie

We author places, as much as remember them. Its an idea from the writings of…

Of Masks and Metamorphosis

Sometimes the least likely places are where you’ll find the more interesting artwork. In past…