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The photo exhibit “Arctic Wildlife Encounters” on display at the Galerie Port-Maurice in Montreal

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Hello all!

Last Friday, I spent the day at the Galerie Port-Maurice in Montreal for the installation of the photo exhibit “Arctic Wildlife Encounters”. This municipal art gallery, founded in 1979 by the city of Saint-Léonard, is located in the hall of the municipal library at 8420 boulevard Lacordaire.

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Bruce Raby exhibits his “Four Polar Bears” photograph taken in Churchill, Manitoba

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Hello everybody,

Last Sunday, I had the great pleasure of spending a good part of the day in Perth (Ontario) with Bruce Raby, a colleague photographer, and his grand-daughter Oksana. After an enjoyable lunch in downtown Perth, we headed to the Studio Theater to attend a matinee performance and to […]

Hans Blohm’s investiture to the Order of Canada & “From Far and Wide – Honouring Great Canadians” exhibit opening

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On Friday May 25th, 2012 @ 10:30AM, several of us from the Yukon to Germany, from Ottawa to Switzerland, stopped whatever we were doing, ran to our computer and called up the Governor General’s website. In a few minutes, our friend Hans-Ludwig Blohm, was to officially become a Member of […]

Arctic Wildlife Encounters : a successful presentation in Pointe-aux-Trembles (Montreal)


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Last Sunday, in the context of the Arctic Wildlife Encounters photo exhibit, I had the great pleasure of sharing some of the photos and videos I brought back from different trips in the Arctic. Close to forty persons assembled in the café of the Maison de la culture in […]

Arctic Wildlife Encounters : the exhibit is open!


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Hello everyone! Just a quick note to confirm that the Arctic Wildlife encounters photo exhibit is currenly underway at the Maison de la culture de Pointe-aux-Trembles. Here are a few photos taken on Friday during the set up. Thank you Pascal!!

Do not forget to drop by the bird […]

Arctic Wildlife Encounters : a new photo exhibit by France Rivet & Robert Gravel


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With less than 1% of Canadians living north of the 60th parallel, these northern lands often remain a mystery and a fascination for the Southerners. Not always easily accessible and often inhospitable, various wildlife species have nevertheless wan their bet to survive and make the most of […]

Expedition: Arctic, the Canadian Museum of Civilization’s new exhibit


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On Tuesday afternoon, I had the privilege of being part of the very first public group to visit the Canadian Museum of Civilization’s new exhibit “Expedition: Arctic” scheduled to open on Thursday April 21, 2011. For two hours, along with close to 40 other members of The Arctic […]

Michelle Valberg’s Arctic Kaleidoscope photo exhibit


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Last night, I had the privilege of attending the vernissage of Michelle Valberg’s solo photo exhibit Arctic Kaleidoscope in the company of master photographer Hans Blohm, who has been crisscrossing the Arctic for the last 30 years.

From aerial shots of the Torngat mountains to close-ups of […]

Exposition "Paysages du Grand Nord" à Rivière-des-Prairies

Jeudi dernier, Hélène Girard et moi avons procédé à l’installation de l’exposition Paysages du Grand Nord à la bibliothèque de Rivière-des-Prairies (9001 Boulevard Perras, Montréal).

Last Thursday, Hélène Girard and myself have installed the exhibit Paysages du Grand Nord (Landscapes of the Far North) at the Rivière-des-Prairies public library (9001 Boulevard Perras, Montreal).

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Melting the True North / La fonte du Grand Nord

The Ottawa City Hall Art Gallery (110 Laurier Ave West) is presenting the exhibit Melting the True North by Susan Feindel, Paul Walde and Gita J. Laidler.

La galerie d’art de l’hôtel de ville d’Ottawa (110, avenue Laurier Ouest) présente l’exposition La fonte du Grand Nord de Susan Feindel, Paul Walde etGita J. Laidler.