Editorials

  1. Thoughts on Marcus Harvey

    Date 20 Feb 2018
    by Sylvie Schwartz I’ve got complicated feelings about Marcus Harvey. If that name doesn’t ring a bell, it’s because he’s probably the least known of the Young British Artists. He’s best known for his large-scale portrait of the Moors Murderer Myra Hindley composed of children’s handprints. He also recently made…

  2. A Look Inside Montreal’s Famous Notre Dame Basilica

    Date 19 Feb 2018
    by Tara Allen Flanagan University students from abroad may only be in the city for four years at a time, and many rarely venture out of the McGill bubble. The downtown core is home to enough cultural centers and entertainment venues to entertain people for years, and crossing the 720…

  3. Listening to Leonard Cohen: Part II

    Date 15 Feb 2018
    by Mariah Lamont-Lennox This weekend I went with Emma Renaud - my fellow FDG writer - to the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal to visit the exhibition Leonard Cohen: A Crack in Everything. We were both deeply moved by the exhibition and you can read about Emma’s perspective on several…

  4. Listening to Leonard Cohen: Part I

    Date 14 Feb 2018
    by Emma Renaud “There’s a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in” - Leonard Cohen After hearing so much about the Leonard Cohen exhibition, fellow FDG writer Mariah Lamont-Lennox and I decided to go see what it was all about. You can read Mariah’s article coming out tomorrow…

  5. 1001 Lights: A Collective Exhibit of Solitary Reflection

    Date 12 Feb 2018
    by Anya Kowalchuk On January 28th, the Jewish Museum of Montreal hosted a vernissage to celebrate the installation of their latest exhibit 1001 Lights. The project comes from artists Marlene Millar and Philip Szporer, who began collaborating in 1997. The exhibit consists of a 15-minute video projection, featuring various women…

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