See the Adventure for Hills, Killarney, Ontario (Nellie Lake): On the Shoulders of Giants
See the Adventure for A Little Bay in La Cloche Channel: A Paradigm Shift
See the Adventure for Bent Pine: Natural Genius
See the Adventure for Bright Land: Revolutionary Modern Art
See the Adventure for Mirror Lake: Unsolved Mysteries
See the Adventure for Twisted Pine: The Enduring Epoch
In this adventure, Jim explains how artistic license can complicate the work of locating an original point of inspiration. Follow allow as he describes how he and Sue found the location for Arthur Lismer’s painting, Bright Land, using some first-class detective work.
You can also watch A.Y. Jackson explain his modernist ideas about the painter’s craft and purpose in a short video, and listen to him recount first-hand experience exploring Canada by canoe. Learn more about the beautiful lake featured in Bright Land, from Killarney Park Superintendent, Chuck Miller.
© McMichael Canadian Art Collection 2009