A to Z of Canadian art

artists & art terms
  • 242 Pages
  • 4.81 MB
  • English
B. McKendry , Kingston, Ont
Art, Canadian -- Dictionaries., Artists -- Canada -- Dictiona



StatementBlake McKendry.
LC ClassificationsN6540 .M275 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 242 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL403351M
ISBN 100969329814
LC Control Number98103006

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The following is a list of Canadian artists working in visual or plastic media (including 20th-century artists working in video art, performance art, or other types of new media).See other articles for information on Canadian literature, music, cinema and more specific information on the arts in Canada, see Canadian art.

The Artists in Canada Reference Library provides an in-depth. Canadian art refers to the visual (including painting, photography, and printmaking) as well as plastic arts (such as sculpture) originating from the geographical area of contemporary in Canada is marked by thousands of years of habitation by First Nations Peoples followed by waves of immigration which included artists of European origins and subsequently by artists with heritage.

Canadian artist Maud Lewis’ film depiction draws controversy A new movie, starring A-list actors, is breathing new life into the story of a deceased Canadian painter. The Year book of Canadian art. /13 by Arts and Letters Club of Toronto. Publication date (/13) Topics Art -- Canada Yearbooks, Canadian literature -- Yearbooks Publisher London Dent Collection robarts; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Robarts - University of Toronto Language.Canadian illustrators may use pencil, pen and ink, charcoal, or paint and most recently, digital media to produce books, posters, cartoons and advertising material.

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