Editor's Picks for Art Toronto 2019 | Canadian Art Magazine
Laurent Craste | Visual Art Source
Laurent Craste | the art blog
Wil Murray | Canadian Art Magazine
Javiera da Fonseca | The Jealous Curator, March 2017
Annie Briard | Review of her solo exhibition PARACOSMIC SUN by Sunshine Frere for VancouverisAwesome
Annie Briard | Review of her solo exhibition: Vision Trouble at La Maison des artistes visuels francophones.
Josema Zamorano | Sandokai: Grasping at Things Is Surely Delusion
Chris Carter | X-Files (The Making of Season 10)
Tonel | Art File Magazine
Wil Murray: On Invasive Species and Infidelity at the Art Gallery of Alberta (June 27- October 24, 2015)
The Best of 2014: Visual Arts
The Strathcona Billboard Project
Elmira Kuznetsova, "Art not ads for Vancouver billboard," Thunderbird, October 27, 2014.
Kevin Griffin, "Tyler Toews: expressive, raw paintings full of dynamic energy," Vancouver Sun, September 25, 2014
Mark Jakobs, "Exuberant Hues: Ben Skinner Colours Back Gallery Project," VANDOCUMENT, June 24, 2014
Alex Quicho, "The Opening - Ben Skinner: Colouring Outside and Reading Between," Vancouver is Awesome, June 17, 2014
Danielle Krysa, "Ben Skinner," The Jealous Curator, June 13, 2014
The Artsy Forager, "Yada Yada Art: Ben Skinner," June 12, 2014
Adrienne Matei, "Ben Skinner @ Back Gallery," Vitamin Daily, June 10 2014
"Art that echoes the cries of a revolutionary”, article de Regina Haggo, The Spec, 17 décembre 2016
"Laurent Craste: Porcelain Power", article by Emily Falvey, Canadian Art vol. 32, n.2, p.86-87, summer 2015.
"Vases Channel Buster Keaton in a Modern Take on Shadow Puppetry", article by Beckett Mufson, The Creators Project, April 23 2015.
"Montréal à la nuit blanche de Paris", article by Émilie Côté, La Presse, Octobre 5 2014
"The necessary interconnectivity between art and business", article by Sophie Chauvet, Graphite publication, June 21 2014
"Vitrine d'art en haut du Mont-Royal", article by Joseph Boju, Le Devoir, May 27 2014
"Porcelain: breaking tradition", article by 'Isa Tousignant, Canadian Art, spring 2014, p.122-123.
"Contemporary ceramics: three perspectives", Diane Charbonneau, M magazine, January 2014, p.18-19.
"Laurent Craste – Dans tous ses éclats", article by André Seleanu, Vie des arts n.233, p. 32-33, winter 2013/2014.
"Visual Arts: The power of porcelain", article by John Pohl, The Gazette, December 6 2013
"De la porcelaine à l'oeuvre: le récit actuel de la céramique", article by Éric Clément, La Presse, November 21 2013
"Casser une noble image. La porcelaine comme matériau dans la création actuelle", article by Jérôme Delgado, Le Devoir, cahier Culture, November 16 2013
"The dramatic porcelains of Laurent Craste", article by Rachael Grad, February 2013 published on the website www.apartmenttherapy
"Earth and Alchemy : contemporary ceramic sculpture", article by Meredith Cutler, Art Scope, New England’s cultural magazine, novembre/décembre 2012, p. 8-9.
"Artist Profile: Laurent Craste Subverts Image of Precious Porcelain", article published on the website http://www.artsobserver.com, December 29 2012.
"Possession : les fantômes d’objets", article by Éric Clément, La Presse, March 26 2012
"Laurent CRASTE: intensité et ambiguïté", article by Denis Longchamps, Espace Sculpture n.99, p.40-41, winter 2012.
"Savoir-faire : interventions actuelles sur l’objet de porcelaine — Current Interventions on the Porcelain Object", article by Dominique allard, Esse n.74, p.26-33, winter 2012.
"Sculpture - Ludisme: Artists play at Galerie sas", article by Bettina Forget, The Belgo Report, 17 juin 2011.
"Sloppy or Skilled ? Post-disciplinarity and traditions" conference by Denis Longchamps - University Art Association of Canada, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, October 27-29, 2011
"Portfolio: eight creative Canadians who work by Crossing the Line", Leopold CJ Kowolik, Studio Magazine fall/winter 2011/2012, p. 47.
"Yannick Pouliot, Guillaume Lachapelle, Laurent Craste: Foyer, doux foyer – objet, animisme et domesticité", article by Ève de Garie-Lamanque, Espace Sculpture n.96, p.15-18, summer 2011.
"Laurent Craste, when trying to blow out a vase becomes beautiful", article by Julien Neuville, Hand(some)made magazine, may 2011.
"Laurent Craste: destruction/création", Géraldyne Masson, Clark magazine n.47, p.17, 2011.
"Ten artists first-time buyers should invest in now", Stephanie Saunders, Toronto life, November 24 2010.
"PULSE Prize New York 2010 - Runners Up, PULSE People's Choice Award New York 2010"
"Laurent Craste : Shards of Vanity", interview par Kirsten Matthew. Dirty Magazine. http://dirty-mag.com/01/art_lcraste.html – 2010.
"The Silence of Still Life", article de Pascale Beaudet, published in Ceramics : Art and Perception, n.79, p.84-87 - 2010.
"Tout est vanité", article de Nicolas Mavrikakis publié dans l’hebdomadaire culturel Voir, volume 23 numéro 47, 26 novembre 2009.
"Art public et communautés", article de Denis Longchamps publié dans Espace Sculpture n.88, p.8-11 – 2009.
"Laurent Craste : la vie n’est-elle qu’un décor ?", article by Géraldine Zaccardelli published in Vie des Arts n.212, p.88-89 - 2008.
"Refuge - a project of Art-Terre collective", article by Denis Longchamps, édité dans le site web de la Fédération Canadienne des Métiers d’Art – 2007. (www.canadiancraftsfederation.ca)
"Le Parcours céramique de Carouge", article de Carole Andréanni publié dans la Revue de la Céramique et du Verre, n.146, p. 50 - 2006.
"Laurent Craste : metamorphoses and inventions", article by Pascale Beaudet, published in Ceramics : Art and Perception n.60, p.59-61 – 2005.
"La céramique au Québec", article by Carole Andréanni published in La Revue de la Céramique et du Verre, n.131, p. 26-36 - 2003.
"Laurent Craste receives the $10,000 Winifred Shantz Award for Ceramists", Waterloo Chronicle, October 16 2002.
"Shantz Award gives Montreal artist chance to study in Europe", The Record, September 22 2002.
"L’art de la terre", cahier Arts Visuels, Le Nouvelliste, August 10 2002.
"Canada’s tenth National Biennial", published in Ceramics Monthly, December 2002, p.37-39.
"Références", article de Paul Haines, publié dans la revue Contact n.114, p.37, 38 – 1998.
Kevin Griffin, "Noah Becker: challenging traditional portraits as heroic figures," Vancouver Sun, May 21, 2014
Grady Mitchell, "SEEN IN VANCOUVER #496 | Noah Becker’s Show At East Hastings’ Back Gallery Project," Scout Magazine, May 8, 2014
Diffractions of the Local
Tarah Hogue, "The Refeatured Landscape: Embodied Approaches to the Imaging of the City," Decoy Magazine, September 16, 2014
http://decoymagazine.ca/portfolio-series-2/ (This essay features Sarah Shamash's work, Hastings Glean).
"Mark Jacobs, "Disparate geographies and contemporary art in Vancouver at Back Gallery Project," VANDOCUMENT, November 17, 2013
Susan Lizeth Bernal Clavijo, "Diffractions of the Local “Latinizes” the Vancouver Eastside," FPA 319W, November 20, 2013http://fpa319.wordpress.com/2013/11/30/diffractions-of-the-local-latinizes-the-vancouver-eastside/
Holly Marie Armishaw
Kevin Griffin, "Holly Marie Armishaw: reflective surfaces with conceptual depth," Vancouver Sun, October 23, 2013
Nancy Lathier, "Top 10 best events in Vancouver Oct. 3-10," Vancouver Sun, October 2, 2013
"Vancouver’s first annual city-wide photography festival launches October 1st, 2013. Capture, a not-for-profit festival, is dedicated to celebrating local and international photography and lens-based art. The festival aims to foster emerging talent, encourage active community participation, and initiate public conversation about photography as an art form, as a means of communication, and as a mode of cultural documentation and social reflection."
(Capture Photo Festival) This fall Back Gallery Project will be participating in the inaugural event, featuring the work of artist/photographer Holly Marie Armishaw.
For more information see Capture Photo Festival.