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Mandelbrot schleps a pen around for a week to feel it out. Read more

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Together the images in Bathers constitute a supreme study of ordinary bodies, and demonstrate in visceral ways just how unique is the ordinary body: no two alike, each an expression of itself. Read more

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The Kathmandu Café in multiple dimensions. Read more

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Photographer Ross C. Kelly takes repeated images of cityscapes over a period of time in order to create collages. Read more

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The photographer’s darkroom, with its iconic red light, has long been favoured by makers of thrillers and mystery movies. Read more

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Mandelbrot reviews Vanishing Point, a documentary by Stephen A. Smith and Julia Szucs. Read more

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Mandelbrot reviews The Secret Parts of Fortune: Three Decades of Intense Investigations and Edgy Enthusiasms by Bruce Dern. Read more

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Mandelbrot reviews The Wage Slave's Glossary written by Joshua Glenn and Mark Kingwell and illustrated by Seth. Read more

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In his series of photographs entitled Disassembly, Todd McLellan creates portraits of discarded technology by taking apart used devices and meticulously laying them out, or dropping them from the ceiling. Read more

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Mandelbrot describes the photographic reimagining of the Gastown Riot, entitled Abbott & Cordova, 1971, by Vancouver photographer and visual artist Stan Douglas. Read more

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Modern photography is steeped in the instantaneous: exposures are so brief that the unassisted eye in the same interval (less than half a second) would see nothing. The modern photograph always shows us what we have never seen before, hence its etern Read more

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Mandelbrot discusses the making of Robert Flaherty's Nanook of the North. Read more

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Pictoral postcards were authorized by the Canadian post office in 1903, and the next 25 years became known to postcard collectors as the Golden Age. Read more

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Mandelbrot reviews Snapshot Poetics, Allen Ginsberg's photographic memoir of the Beat era from 1953 to 1964. Read more

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Mandelbrot reviews Jeff Wall: The Complete Edition (Phaidon). Read more

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Mandelbrot reviews Vancouver Special by Charles Demers (Arsenal Pulp). Read more

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Mandelbrot reviews City of Glass by Douglas Coupland (Douglas & McIntyre). Read more

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Magazine addicts on the west coast have lost their most reliable (and revered) source of supply. Magpie Magazine Gallery on Commercial Drive in east Vancouver went out of business in spring 2008, after fifteen years of catering happily to a multifari Read more

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The message on the sign under the elevated railway read, “The John Molson Way,” and seemed to have been designed to resemble a six-pack of Molson Canadian. These were confusing signals and for some moments I couldn’t understand what the sign, with it Read more

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We were trying to find a cover image among a stack of Tom Abrahamson's photographs.A lot of intense look­ing went on, and very little talk, until Eve said: you know, if we want a strong cover, there’s really only one choice. Read more

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