Books tagged: Photography & Photographs

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A Love Letter to Africville

By Amanda Carvery-Taylor

 

A Love Letter to Africville is a dazzling compilation of personal stories and photos from former residents of Africville. Much has been written about the struggles of the Africville community, who have been hurt, discriminated against and dispossessed for so long — but Africville ... Read more

A Portrait of Canada’s Parliament

By William McElligott
Edited by Lyette Fortin
Foreword by Adrienne Clarkson

 

A stunning visual exploration of Canada’s most recognized building accompanied by a comprehensive study of its history, in a coffee-table worthy volume.

The Centre Block, the iconic parliament building that has come to be Canada’s foremost representation, was closed in ... Read more

Cup of Coffee

Foreword by Wendel Clark
By Lance Hornby

 

A full-colour compendium of Toronto’s “Brief Leafs”

Over the past 100 years, close to 1,000 players have suited up for at least one game with the legendary Toronto Maple Leafs, and more than 250 did in the most turbulent era in club history, 1978–1999. In that time ... Read more

Cyclists

By (photographer) Lincoln Clarkes

An exquisite collection of candid photographs, Cyclists is a selection of 150 men and women riding bicycles through the Toronto streets in 2011 and 2012. The street-style fashion portraits document ecological travel as much as the beauty of youth and the vigour of self-propelled ... Read more

Eight Track

By Oana Avasilichioaei

Poet and intermedia artist Oana Avasilichioaei’s Eight Track is a transliterary exploration of traces. Sound recordings, surveillance cameras, desert geoglyphs, drone operators, refugee interviews, animal imprints, and audio signals manifest moments of inspired wonder, systems ... Read more

Lost in Newfoundland

By Michael Winsor

Lost in Newfoundland is an artistic compendium of Newfoundland’s visual wonders—its seascapes, landscapes, cityscapes, and natural inhabitants. This is a fine-art homage to an island where, as Michael Winsor himself suggests, “Every cove, inlet, tickle, island, bay, peninsula, ... Read more

Northern Exposures

By Tom Thompson

In Northern Exposures we have attempted to represent the sentiment of life in this "true north strong and free. " These photographs will take you on a journey to where there are no boundaries. Place yourself into the ­gleaming sunset, frosty twilight, onto the graceful dance ... Read more

Pots and Other Living Beings

By annie ross

Pots and Other Living Beings is a literally and visually compelling first poetry collection by upcoming Indigenous artist annie ross. The text combines socially conscious poems with geographically grounded photographs, each describing an aspect of living in the postmodern, neoliberal ... Read more