Art in the Embassy

  The Canada House in London rests in a palatial building at the corner of Trafalgar Square. The building itself, built in the 19th Century by the same architect who designed the British Museum, is one that emits a strong sense of power and presence befitting of what King George V described as a “mighty […]

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Maternally Speaking

LOUISE BOURGEOIS Larger-than-life, spindly metal spiders. Yes, these represent to Bourgeois the archetype of the maternal figure, but it’s not what you think. She isn’t looking to represent motherhood like that portrayed through Mommie Dearest, GREAT movie, but something much more sentimental in spite of her work’s seemingly macabre appearance. From the series Maman, L. Bourgeois, […]

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