curator by day
Join artist, art enthusiast and Station Gallery curator Olexander Wlasenko for an artistic adventure in his bi-monthly blog titled “Curator by Day”.
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“Get me the Chief, quick. I’ve been shot!” This was the desperate cry of a young telegraph operator on a frigid Friday night in 1914. This week we count down to the hundredth anniversary when Billy Stone uttered his final words. To this day, the case of Billy Stone remains Whitby’s most infamous cold case. […]
The Shining Red Maple
November 1, 2014 Earlier this week, I had a chance to revisit Kubrick’s horror masterpiece “The Shining”. The film makes reference to several Canadian artworks including four Alex Colville paintings, two Norval Morrisseau works, Paul Peel’s “After the Bath”, Tom Thomson and J.E.H. MacDonald. I’m delighted to verify another Group of Seven artist to the […]
Some Great Force
October 17, 2014 “We Go Next!” proclaims one of the strident posters. Nothing could be truer for this batch of framed propaganda posters. Next in the yourSpace gallery will be vintage World War One posters. We’ll start hanging on Monday. Station Gallery will mark the centennial of the Great War outbreak this year by featuring […]