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Congratulations Angela Grauerholz!

We are pleased to see that Angela Grauerholz was awarded with the 2014 Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts.  “Angela Grauerholz reinvents admirably the duty to remember through photography. Through her lens, the photograph, book or installation becomes the locus of all experience – that of the artist, the viewer and a moment that […]

Seth Fluker’s Earth People

                                                                                                                                                   Image: © Seth Fluker Having been aware of Seth’s work for some time, I was intrigued to hear that he had released the book, Earth People. Published by Toronto-based Working Title (an interesting organization whose site is well worth checking out), this monograph is their first published title. From the Working Title website: “Earth […]

AIMIA/AGO Photography Prize 2013

By Cassandra Tavukciyan Jessica Eaton was long listed for the AIMIA/AGO Photography Prize earliest last year “Jessica Eaton’s photographs dissect chemical and optical phenomena, the materiality of film, and the language of light itself. Eaton came to international acclaim through her Cubes for Albers and LeWitt(commonly referred to by the acronym cfaal)–a series of vibrant photographs that […]

The AGA Presents: David Hoffos December 11, 7 pm

CPPS photographer David Hoffos, will be presenting an artist talk at the Art Gallery of Alberta Wednesday December 11, 2013 at 7PM. David Hoffos (b. 1966, Montreal, Quebec) currently lives and works in Lethbridge, Alberta. He is widely recognized for unique illusionist installations that draw their inspiration from archaic special effects and cinematic techniques. He […]

Jessica Eaton Opening Friday November 1st 6-8pm

Canadian Photographic Portfolio Society presents a new edition with Jessica Eaton Opening Friday November 1st 6-8pm 1965 Main Street Vancouver, BC Artist in Attendance   Exhibition runs November 2 & 3, 12-5pm Additional portfolios by Rodney Graham, Liz Magor and Maxwell & Hadley will be available for viewing. To view all available portfolios visit: www.cppsonline.com For […]

Capture Festival is here!!!!

The Capture Festival started this month with a show at the Museum of Vancouver. For a full list of events including exhibitions, talks, etc from artists across the globe check out their program here. The Canadian Photographic Portfolio Society is also part of Capture! Regular readers of our blog will be aware that we are […]

Juozas Cernius

Currently based in Nairobi, Kenya, Canadian-born photographer Juozas Cernius  has recently published a book of photographs of Africa, with texts by Anita Vizsy. Juozas has a BFA from Concordia University in Montreal and an MFA from the School of Art Institute of Chicago. His work has been exhibited in both the U.S.  (venues including the […]