Critical Writing Index

Richard Rhodes's Top 3 of 2013: Imagination and Reality

by Richard Rhodes

Canadian Art, Dec. 20, 2013

Richard Rhodes selects his top three Canadian exhibitions of 2013, those which he feels raised consciousness surrounding the nature of exhibitions and the shifting range of standards that can define quality and accomplishment therein. Rhodes' top three include Thomas Demand's "Animations" at the DHC/ART Foundation in Montreal, Robert Houle's "Sandy Bay Residential School Series" at the University of Manitoba School of Art Gallery in Winnipeg, and Steve Loft's "Ghost Dance: Activism. Resistance. Art." at the Ryerson Image Centre in Toronto.

ITEM 2013.016 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

AnimationsThomas Demand

Sandy Bay Residential School SeriesRobert Houle

Time Traveller Works VideoSkawennati