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Mary E. Rawlyk

by (artist) Mary E. Rawlyk

introduction by Joan Murray

The Robert McLaughlin Gallery
Initial publish date
Jan 1985
  • Paperback / softback

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    Jan 1985
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This catalogue features the works of Mary E. Rawlyk, one of three artists participating in the exhibition Women's Work. In her art, she uses the North American cover-up for domestic women: the apron. An avowed feminist, her apron prints reveal what is hidden in the domestic situation.

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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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