Profile of Joan Sullivan

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  • Running through Paris

    Can you run in Paris? It was early last summer when I began planning a dream trip — a week in Paris. The date was late April, the plane tickets ...

  • Apple of his eye

    When Olivia Brown was born April 4, 1995 at the Grace Hospital, family friend and visual artist Ron Pelley had also been admitted there, as he ...

  • Material world

    For pure lyric fusion of form and function, there’s not much that beats a silver bowl. The shape is both organic and geometric, the matter a ...

  • Artist pays ‘Homage’ to the subject and the viewer

    This retrospective follows a significant exhibition in America at the St. Louis University, where the Museum of Contemporary Religious Art ...

  • ‘Passages’ and ‘Interrelationships’

    George Horan’s “Passages” is a solo exhibition of landscapes from around Newfoundland and Labrador, worked in watercolours. In his artist ...

  • The art of aging well

    In the movie “The First Wives Club,” actor Goldie Hawn famously defined the three roles for women in Hollywood film: babe, district attorney and ...

  • Louder than words

    In “Witness,” Po Chun Lau and Heather Reeves are two visual artists gesturing to each other across a spectrum of media and touching at a ...

  • Visual Arts Top 10

    No. 1The Work. Gerald Squires’ “Blaze of Heaven.” Yes, OK, I’ve chosen a painting by Squires again, but I make no apologies. To look at this ...

  • Exhibition features ‘The Works’

    If solo exhibitions are a vehicle for one artist’s vision, and duets or a group show configure around a sensibility, or a subject, then an ...

  • Personal landscapes

    Painter Barbara Pratt has a signature style: gorgeous objects meticulously observed and lushly presented. She did a lot of big paintings that ...