Just Whitney

Just Whitney

Posted by: on Feb 27, 2012 | No Comments

LL Cool J opened the Grammys by saying “we’ve had a death in our family”. And for many of us around the world, Whitney Houston’s passing had that exact impact.

Mirroring Evil: A Q&A With Artist Diana Thorneycroft

Mirroring Evil: A Q&A With Artist Diana Thorneycroft

Posted by: on Feb 22, 2012 | No Comments

In her latest series, A People’s History, Canadian artist Diana Thorneycroft constructs detailed scenes of historical Canadian events using dolls, miniature props, and posters of well-known Canadian landscapes, and then photographs them using an unconventional lighting technique: well-timed flashlights. The result is a series of photographs that mix history and allegory to create a startling experience of the often forgotten atrocities of Canada’s past.