Emily Newell

Annie MacDonell: Holding Still // Holding Together

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by Emily Newell

The dramatic meaning of the photographs are juxtaposed with the way of the dancers’ performance, with their peacefully and elegantly intertwining bodies.

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Marie-Josée Roy: Womb at Thompson Landry Gallery

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by Emily Newell

Roy’s work is unique and can be easily distinguished by its raw style that has a combination of masculine and feminine traits. They are all pregnant with beauty.

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CONTACT 2016 / Artoronto picks

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Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival
May, 2016 / Toronto and GTA


With so much choices, with well over 1500 Canadian and international artists and photographers exhibiting at more than 200 exhibitions, it isn’t easy picking exhibits to see.

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Sips and Crits at Black Cat Gallery

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Sunday, April 3, 2016 / 6 pm

by Emily Newell


This event gives artist a space in which they can bounce ideas off one another and see what is working for their pieces

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Abbas Kiarostami: Doors Without Keys

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by Emily Newell

All the images suggest more than a simple, unused entrance - they are heavily loaded with cultural elements and psychological remains of the inhabitants who used to leave behind them

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Jacqueline Treloar’s Christmas tree at Paul Petro Gallery

Jacqueline Treloar, Figurines on the Candelabra, detail


by Emily Newell

I could not help being taken with every one of them. Even the ones I thought I had looked at a couple times would keep surprising me with new details that made it such a joy to return to them.

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Interview with photographer, Chloe Norman

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by Emily Newell

I strongly feel that is also can be a very open relationship being both a feminist and a Christian, especially in our times. I think that the best way for me to think about it is as the quest for equality

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NUIT BLANCHE 2015

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October 3, 2015 / sunset to sunrise

Phil Anderson, Julie McNeill, Dylan MacHattie, Ella Gorevalov, Simon Termine, Emily Newell


Too many gaps for me. I just ran out of steam and enthusiasm. The budget was larger this year with more corporate sponsorship but it didn’t show

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