"Merete Kristiansen and Kate Barron may be on the verge of revolutionizing the Canadian art world."
- anne watson, the vancouver observer
tom thomson, untitled, oil on plywood, 8 1/8" x 10 7/8", c. 1915
Tonight at maynards auction house in Vancouver, a tom thomson will go up for auction. with an estimate between $150,000 and $250,000, Kate bellringer, the director of contemporary and canadian art at maynards, suspects it will go for much more.
an unknown consigner brought in the sketch he claims to have found at a garage sale, along with another painting by frederick horsman varley.
bellringer, states that experts (who...
This past weekend i attended splash, the annual gala thrown by arts umbrella to support their multi-disciplinary arts school. with one well known location on granville island in Vancouver, and two more being established in surrey this year, their fundraising effort was in full swing.
the event took place at performance works on Granville island. The venue was gorgeous, and filled with lively party-goers, live performances, and plenty of art.