Gerald Ferguson in Border Crossings magazine

My article Minding the Arts: The Visual Understanding of Gerald Ferguson is in the latest issue of Border Crossings, #148. You can find it on newsstands or get a copy here.  


New Halifax Magazine Blog

My latest blog, Change is Constant: The Year in Art, for Halifax Magazine is now live. You can read it here


Herménégilde Chiasson at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery in Canadian Art

You can read my Canadian Art On-line review of  Herménégilde Chiasson's exhibition  Depuis 50 ans/For 50 Years at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery here.


Galleries West Art Books 2018

So pleased that two of my books, Mary Pratt: Still Light and Gerald Ferguson: Thinking of Painting, were selected for Galleries West Art books 2018 issue. You can read about it here

I also am a contributor to the book Ned Pratt: One Wave, which was also featured in this issue. 


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You can read my review of Wesley Harris's exhibition Mentor and Metalsmith at the Mary E. Black Gallery here.

Learn more about the exhibition on the Mary E. Black site

Or visit Wesley Harris's website


Prefix Photo 38

My essay Between Sea and Sky: Ned Pratt's Newfoundland Landscapes is included in the new issue of Prefix Photo.  You can find the magazine at


Ned Pratt: One Wave

I'm thrilled to have an essay in the new book on Ned Pratt just published by the Rooms and Goose Lane Editions.

You can order the book here

Find out about the exhibition here.

Learn more about Ned from his website.


Kent Monkman Blog now live on Halifax Magazine.

My review of Kent Monkman's exhibition at the AGNS is now available on Halifax Magazine's website. You can read it here

For more information on how to see the show, go here.


Kent Monkman in the Globe and Mail

My story on the unveiling of Kent Monkman's new painting at AGNS was just in the Globe and Mail. You can read it here. 


Gerald Ferguson: Thinking of Painting

My latest book is now available from Gaspereau Press. You can ask for it in better bookstores, or you can order it here.


Review of Gerald Ferguson at AGNS

My review of Close to the Edge... The Work of Gerald Ferguson is now live at Canadian Art On-line. You can read it here:

Find out more about the exhibition here:

 Gerald Ferguson, Neoclassical Still Lifes, 1994, Enamel on canvas. 117.8 x 134.6 cm. 

Two New Articles about Canadian Sculptors

Sarah Maloney in Sculpture Magazine


My feature article on Sarah Maloney (A New Image of Landscape) is now available in the October 2018 issue of Sculpture Magazine.

Colleen Wolstenholme in Espace art actuel


My feature article on Colleen Wolstenholme (Damn Control: Colleen Wolstenholme's Sculpture of Resistance) is now available in Espace #120, Fall 2018.


Review of Blue Rocks: Gerald Ferguson, Marsden Hartley and John Hartman

My review of this exhibition at the AGNS is in the Fall 2018 issue of Visual Arts News ( 

Learn more about the exhibition  here:



SNAPLine Fall 2018

I'm pleased to be included in the latest edition of The Society of Northern Alberta Print Artists' publication SNAPLine. For more information on my article on Graeme Patterson you can go to their


Mary Pratt: 1935-2018


Canada has lost one of our finest artists, someone I have been proud to work with and write about for over twenty years. She was a true original. (photo by Ned Pratt)

This wonderful essay is by Mireille Eagan:


Robert Murray Review

My review of Robert Murray's exhibition at Studio 21 is up on Canadian Art's website: