The Art of Peacemaking

The Art of Peacemaking

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The Art of Peacemaking documents the creation of The Gun Sculpture, a large sculptural work and powerful anti-violence statement constructed from 7,000 assault rifles, land mines, handguns and grenades from Canada and around the world.

Badanna Zack • The Artists Life (Series 2)

Badanna Zack • The Artist's Life (Series 2)

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This episode of The Artist's Life profiles sculptor and installation artist, Badanna Zack.

Camilla Singh • The Artists Life (Series 1)

Camilla Singh • The Artist's Life (Series 1)

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This episode of The Artist's Life profiles artist and curator, Camilla Singh

Candida Girling • The Artists Life (Series 1)

Candida Girling • The Artist's Life (Series 1)

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This episode of The Artist's Life profiles painter, Candida Girling.

Charles Pachter • The Artists Life (Series 3)

Charles Pachter • The Artist's Life (Series 3)

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This episode of The Artist's Life profiles painter and sculptor, Charles Pachter.

Claire Weissman Wilks • The Artists Life (Series 2)

Claire Weissman Wilks • The Artist's Life (Series 2)

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This episode of The Artist's Life profiles sculptor, painter and lithographer, Claire Weissman Wilks.

Death is in Trouble Now: The Sculptures of Mark Adair

Death is in Trouble Now: The Sculptures of Mark Adair

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Contemporary sculptures with mixed media in a Gothic style explore contemporary issues in a body of work that has led this Ontario artist to be referred to as "master of the grotesque" and "ecologist of the human soul."

Doing Time

Doing Time

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A documentary of a sculptural installation created by the collaboration between artist Persimmon Blackbridge and women who have been incarcerated in Canadian prisons.

Ian Lazarus • The Artists Life (Series 2)

Ian Lazarus • The Artist's Life (Series 2)

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This episode of The Artist's Life profiles sculptor, Ian Lazarus.

Jean-Pierre Schoss • The Artists Life (Series 1)

Jean-Pierre Schoss • The Artist's Life (Series 1)

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This episode of The Artist's Life profiles sculptor, Jean-Pierre Schoss.

Killer Whale and Crocodile

Killer Whale and Crocodile

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Carvers from two of the world's great carving traditions come together, share each other's cultures and learn about the myths and legends that inform their art.

The Making of a Haida Totem Pole

The Making of a Haida Totem Pole

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Portrait of Haida artist Don Yeomans as he carves a totem pole for YVR. Yeomans explains his ideas about art and why he is moving away from some of the traditional conventions of Haida art.

Marker of Change: The Story of the Womens Monument

Marker of Change: The Story of the Women's Monument

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This powerful documentary follows the seven-year struggle in Vancouver, British Columbia, to create the controversial Women's Monument in the wake of the massacre of 14 women at L'école polytechnique in Montréal.

The New Masters • Ravens and Eagles: Haida Art (Series 1)

The New Masters • Ravens and Eagles: Haida Art (Series 1)

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This documentary features three leading carvers from the new generation of Haida artists--Tim Boyko, Garner Moody and Clayton Gladstone.

Noel Harding • The Artists Life (Series 1)

Noel Harding • The Artist's Life (Series 1)

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This episode of The Artist's Life profiles installation artist, Noel Harding.

Portrait of a Mask Maker: Reg Davidson • Ravens and Eagles: Haida Art (Series 1)

Portrait of a Mask Maker: Reg Davidson • Ravens and Eagles: Haida Art (Series 1)

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A maker of the most elaborate and sometimes outrageous masks, Reg Davidson is at the top of his class. Portrait of a Mask Maker joins him in his studio to watch him carve and share his views about Haida art.

Robert Davidson: Eagle of the Dawn, Part 1 & 2 • Ravens and Eagles: Haida Art (Series 1) - Special Edition

Robert Davidson: Eagle of the Dawn, Part 1 & 2 • Ravens and Eagles: Haida Art (Series 1) - Special Edition

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A portrait of Robert Davidson, one of the great masters of contemporary Haida art. Special edition includes extra features.

SILENT NO MORE: Louise Pentz, A Voice for Social Change

SILENT NO MORE: Louise Pentz, A Voice for Social Change

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Art is an expression of our humanity, and artists give expression to the time and place in which they live. In SILENT NO MORE, Pentz shapes clay into life-size female sculptures, scoring, marking and scarring them to create tactile surfaces that reflect the experiences of women whose lives have been restrained by culture, religion, illiteracy and fear.

 

Tim Whiten • The Artists Life (Series 2)

Tim Whiten • The Artist's Life (Series 2)

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This episode of The Artist's Life profiles installation artist and sculptor, Tim Whiten.

The Trickster: Edward Poitras in Venice

The Trickster: Edward Poitras in Venice

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This documentary follows Metis artist Edward Poitras as he creates then mounts an exhibition at the Venice Biennale.