Posts Tagged ‘portrait’

Notman’s World: Depicting the Dawn of Canadian Photography


In an age when it has become easier (and faster) to take a picture than to brush your teeth, the dawn of photography — a time when obtaining a photographic image of yourself meant a) finding a photographer, b) hauling yourself (and your best dress/suit hat and gloves) to said photographer’s studio c) sitting very,


Stories from the world’s largest Inuit film collection launch, pt. 1


Recently, on a beautiful fall evening in Ottawa, hundreds of people from across the country gathered at the National Art Gallery for the launch of Unikkausivut: Sharing Our Stories. We’d like to introduce you to some of them… Daniel Pottle, the Minister of Finance of the Nunatsiavut government, is not like most politicians. Or rather,