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Oh, Canada : contemporary art from north North America

Autor: Denise Markonish; Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art.
Editora: Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, 2012.
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"The fact that Canada has a vibrant contemporary art scene is no secret to Canadians, but in other parts of the world, including the United States, this is not as recognized as it deserves to be. This wide-ranging, comprehensive survey of contemporary Canadian art, showcasing the work of artists from all across the country, will change that. These artists include those who have risen to international prominence -
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Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Denise Markonish; Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art.
ISBN: 9780262018357 0262018357
Número OCLC: 784448505
Notas: Published in the occasion of an exhibition at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art.
Descrição: 399 pages : color illustrations, maps (some color) ; 26 cm
Conteúdos: Buy America / Joseph Thompson --
A love letter to the Great White North / Denise Markonish --
Oh, Canada or: how I learned to love 3.8 million square miles of art north of the 49th parallel / Denise Markonish --
British Columbia / Douglas Coupland --
Of histories and blind spots / Candice Hopkins --
Between friends and strangers: paraphrasing the Yukon / Lance Blomgren --
The prairies: upon, above, within / Warren Cariou --
The irreality of becoming a living culture / Wayne Baerwaldt --
Saskatchewan / Jen Budney --
Manitoba / Cliff Eyland --
Nunavut / Nancy Campbell --
Excerpt from the underpainter / Jane Urquhart --
Is here there? Ontario at the center of the periphery / David Liss --
French is the most beautiful language / Jacob Wren --
Art made in a place / Lesley Johnstone --
The escape, 1978 / Lisa Moore --
3+1=4 ... 1+1+2=4 / John Murchie --
No man is an island --
and neither is Nova Scotia / Sarah Fillmore --
Prince Edward Island / Pan Wendt --
Newfoundland standard time / Bruce Johnson --
The aitch of innocence / David Rakoff --
Ex-pats: I didn't know they were Canadian / Steven Holmes --
My 360-degree dervish library / Louise Déry --
Some Canadians / Jack Risley.
Outros Títulos: Contemporary art from north North America
Responsabilidade: edited by Denise Markonish.

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