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Art Canadian

Daniel Solomon

Paintings and Sculptures, 1988-1992

with Karen Wilkin

foreword by Joan Murray

Publisher
The Robert McLaughlin Gallery
Initial publish date
Jan 1992
Category
Canadian
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9780921500186
    Publish Date
    Jan 1992
    List Price
    $2

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This exhibition surveys Solomon's evolution over the past five years, from abstract paintings influenced by Jack Bush. He began to dismantle the language he had inherited from Bush, and to re-examine the nature of illusion, questioning equally depth, and modernism's assumptions about flatness.

About the authors

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Joan Murray, an independent curator and art historian, is considered one of the most accessible of Canadian art writers and has studied and exhibited Tom Thomson for four decades. Since the late 1960s, she has been a curator of several institutions, including the Art Gallery of Ontario, and director of the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa (1974-99) and the McMichael Canadian Art Gallery in Kleinburg (2005-6). Murray was elected to the Royal Canadian Academy in 1992 and has been honoured with the Senior Award from the Association of Cultural Executives, the Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Ontario Association of Art Galleries and the Order of Ontario. She lives in Toronto, Ontario

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