Takao Tanabe

Say What? Art Terms For Beginners, Part 14

This edition of Art Terms will focus on the various techniques and terminology in printmaking. The AGGV has substantial holdings of prints from North America, Europe and Asia.

Artist In Our Collection: Takao Tanabe

Tanabe devoted much of his time advocating for recognition of artists’ contributions to Canadian life. His tireless canvassing and campaigning came to fruition in 2000 with the setting up of several awards and himself winning the Governor General’s Award in 2003.

Art & Geometry in the AGGV

By Audrey Wang, AGGV Volunteer Beyond the Edges, which opened in October, shines the spotlight on the order and purity […]

Beyond The Edges

“Perhaps mine is “environmental” sculpture, rather than geometric…I have never made anything not closely connected with the human being and […]