Critical Writing Index

Somalia through an artist's eyes: Work going on display at war museum

by Johnnie Bachusky

The Toronto Star, Jan. 12, 1998

Allan Harding MacKay talks about his experiences, both good and bad, during his six-day stay in Somalia where he participated in the Canadian Armed Forces Civilian Artist Program. Upon his return, MacKay completed a 12-piece series entitled Somalia Yellow Vignettes, which consists of video, collage, and lithographs.

ITEM 1998.058 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Allan Harding MacKay

Alex Colville