1. Who’s Who? Originality in the Art World (of Instagram)

    Date 23 Jan 2018
    by Nina Chabel If you’re anything like me, you also spend a fair amount of time mindlessly scrolling through your Instagram feed, liking post after post, looking for some kind of inspiration. My favourite feature about Instagram is probably their suggested accounts to follow. A small list of a few…

  2. A Unique Take on Image Transfer Art: An Interview with Ellie Martin

    Date 22 Jan 2018
    Interview by Mariah Lamont-Lennox ARTIST STATEMENT: Memory is a funny thing. They come in bits and pieces, they linger, they disappear. Gaping holes are left, what you think will stick falls away and what seems trivial remains. Image transferring always reminds me of memory in it’s ephemerality, the ghostly trace

  3. Aren’t Aquariums Museums?

    Date 18 Jan 2018
    by Emma Renaud Not too long ago, I went to Ripley’s Aquarium in Toronto. Even though I’m not five years old anymore, I find aquariums oddly exciting. People, no matter what age, all seem happy, there are bright colours everywhere, and of course, a selection of sea creatures that are…

  4. Fridge Door Gallery Presents Idle Hands by Erika Kindsfather

    Date 17 Jan 2018
    Interview by Nina Chabel Fridge Door Gallery’s 2017 Fall vernissage happened last November where it showcased a variety of artwork by McGill Students. The exhibit had a performance piece called Idle Hands  by Erika Kindsfather. Referencing the biblical saying “idle hands are the devil’s workshop,” this piece aims to bring to…

  5. A Thank You to My First Art Teacher

    Date 16 Jan 2018
    by Sylvie Schwartz My elementary school art teacher is retiring this year after a lot of years of teaching. He’s been working at my local elementary school since my oldest brother, now 29, started there sometime in the mid-90’s. My other brother thought he was a giant. He had a…

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