Not Nothing: A Review of Artist’s Statements


[British artist] Damien Hirst  What do you mean, an artist’s statement?[Art writer] Sarah Borusso  Just a statement of purpose or… it’s up to you really, we run them just to give a context to your work… It’s kind of up to you. DH  OK, I can do one now. SB  OK. It’s a kind of separate thing from the interview. DH  No, I can think of a really good one. SB  Oh, you can? DH  The only...

Highway 401 Revisited: On the Jack Chambers Retrospective at the Art Gallery of Ontario


Reviewed in this essay: Jack Chambers: Light, Spirit, Time, Place and Life. Curated by Dennis Reid, with Sarah Milroy. Until May 13, 2012 at the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto. . I live in Toronto but hometown is still Windsor and though I’ve taken the train many times, flown the ridiculously short distance, and on one ill-advised trip even rode the bus, the only real way to get home is to...