The Arts

Art by a thousand cuts

Colombian-Canadian artist Josefina Hernandez shares her passion for the ancient Chinese art form of jianzhi, or paper cutting. Photos courtesy of JOSEFINA HERNANDEZ  By BEATRICE S….

Close up: Tohoku

Photographs in order of appearance: Kesengawa, Naoya Hatakeyama  2003/08; Ohamaza-cho, La Ville de la chance, Hiroshi Oshima 1979; Statue of Osawabutsu, Ourani Sanou Koujin, Dewa Sanzan,…

Wonder walls

Photos courtesy of ALEXA HATANAKA Art in order of appearance: Feesh, with Logan Miller and Kellen Hatanaka, 10 x 12′; Bowhead, with Patrick Thompson and…

The culture-keeper

© Copyright 2013, Ruth Lor Malloy. Ruth Malloy at Afrofest, with musician Njacko Backo, who teaches African music in Toronto’s schools. Meet  Ruth Malloy, the…

A Passage to Asia

Photos courtesy of The East Gallery Art in order of appearance: Marriage, (Oil on canvas) Lim Khim Katy ; Green Something #1, Dinh Thi Tham Poong; Past 2, Dubbed…