Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions
Edited by John O'Brian
Photographs have played a crucial role in shaping perceptions of nuclear weapons and nuclear energy. In Camera Atomica, art historian John O’Brian explores the intimate relationship between photography and nuclear events to uncover how the camera lens has shaped public perceptions ... Read more
Everything Remains Raw
By Mark V. Campbell
Before there was Drake, there was The 6. The genesis and rise of Toronto's Hip Hop culture.
Amongst the algorithmic pulsations that remap informational networks at the whim of any giant tech company, hip hop culture produces ways of knowing (and being in) the world that continually ... Read more
By John Leroux
Photographs by James Wilson
A CBC New Brunswick Book List Selection
"The same stage, but different actors," explains Wilson. "There is something interesting to me about separating people from their environment, about keeping the focus on the individual. "
James Wilson’s studio portraits capture subjects ... Read more
By Mireille Eagan, Sarah Fillmore, Ray Cronin, and Jonathan Shaughnessy
The world in bold; Newfoundland in abstract.
"It is the landscape that endures, it is the landscape that remains in control. " — Ned Pratt
With Ned Pratt, there is no nostalgia, no romance, no theatre. His interest in the Newfoundland landscape forms the foundation for his ... Read more
Sara Angelucci: Undergrowth / Brousailles
By (artist) Sara Angelucci
By Shannon Anderson
With Bénédicte Ramade, Demetra Christakos, Fides Krucker, and Kim Fahner
For more than 20 years, Toronto photo-based artist Sara Angelucci has transformed found photographs and created images exposing the cultural and historical conditions outside the image frame. Her work brings attention to the social forces that generate the language of photography. ... Read more
Edited by Sophie Hackett, Alden Hadwen, and Sean O'Neill
The field of photography has been described as one that exacerbates antagonisms, "a permanent hotbed of contradictions. " This is also an apt description for the work of the artists who have participated in the Aimia | AGO Photography Prize in its first decade.
From the beginning, ... Read more
The Lost City
By John Leroux
An Atlantic Bestseller
From the 1950s through the 1970s, cities throughout North America engaged in disruptive periods of massive "urban renewal" of older, poorer areas. Neighbourhoods were razed to make way for freeways, housing projects, public amenities, sports arenas, and ... Read more