Author: cpg

Boyd Chubbs – In The Studio

February 22, 2021

Boyd Chubbs In The Studi0 Christina Parker Gallery spoke with Boyd Chubbs on his recent exhibition, By Other Light You Have Found Me. Boyd discusses the different inspirations and meanings in his practice. What initial impulses motivate you to begin a drawing? An image accumulates from fragments scattering as if from a jigsaw puzzle dumped... Read More

Mike Gough : In Conversation

September 10, 2020

MIKE GOUGH IN CONVERSATION Christina Parker Gallery interviewed Mike Gough on his recent exhibition,  You Are Here . Mike Gough discusses the different inspirations and meanings in his practice.    Over the last 10 years your painting has evolved with influences coming from literature, art history and personal experience. What can you tell us about that journey?    In 2009 when... Read More

Kristina Søbstad : From The Studio

June 18, 2020

KRISTINA SØBSTAD   FROM THE STUDIO Christina Parker Gallery interviewed Kristina Søbstad on her recent exhibition, Rushing Through Me . Kristina discusses the process and inspiration for her new paintings. How did you connect to Newfoundland (NL)?  I was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, but very quickly moved back to Norway for my first few years then... Read More

Jen McVeigh reviews Will Gill for Border Crossings Magazine

September 20, 2019

Will Gill Jennifer McVeigh   ·   Crossovers   ·   Issue 151   ·   September 2019 Lone Figure, Archival inkjet print, 27” × 40.5”, 2018 In a photograph titled Open Ocean, an older man, a woman and a teenager row a punt filled with belongings through a dark night. The vessel, their clothing, bags and a large wood-framed... Read More

Billie Magazine Reviews Philippa Jones Suspended

June 27, 2019

Billie Magazine Visual • Culture • Atlantic The brand new Atlantic art magazine Billie has posted a thoughtful review of Philippa Jones’ winter exhibition Suspended by Craig Francis Power. Review|June 7, 2019 Phillipa Jones: Suspended The Rooms Provincial Art Gallery St. John’s, NF BY CRAIG FRANCIS POWER Seeing the heart of Phillipa Jones’ Suspended­—1300... Read More

Bonavista Biennale 2019

March 26, 2019

We are really looking forward to this summer and the second iteration of the Bonavista Biennale entitled Floe featuring gallery artist Kym Greeley The Bonavista Biennale is a large-scale, month-long contemporary art event on the Bonavista Peninsula in Newfoundland. It features an exhibition of works by Newfoundland and Labrador, other Canadian and international artists at... Read More

Ned Pratt portfolio feature in Prefix Photo Magazine

January 24, 2019

A portfolio of selected works by gallery artist Ned Pratt is featured in the current issue of Prefix Photo No. 38 –  The Canadian Vernacular, Fall/Winter 2018. Prefix Photo is published twice annually by the Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art in Toronto and is “dedicated to contemporary photography and related arts”.  It is available by subscription, bookstores,... Read More

Kym Greeley featured in Visual Arts News

January 18, 2019

Gallery artist Kym Greeley is featured on the cover of Visual Arts News magazine Spring issue – Expanse. Read Jennifer McVeigh’s article Kym Greeley’s Highway Sightlines to learn more about Kym’s art practice and recent trans-Canada road trip.  

Jonathan Howse’s “Sacred” in Visual Arts News Magazine

July 10, 2018

Everyday Transcendence is a review of Jonathan Howse’s 2017 exhibition, Sacred, by Allison Graves. It was published last October in the Fall 2017 print issue of Visual Arts News magazine. It is now available to read online in PDF form. Click here to read Everyday Transcendence by Allison Graves

Emily Pittman in the Elbow Room

July 6, 2018

  One of the gallery’s newest artists, Emily Pittman, was interviewed last month by Eva Crocker for The Overcast.  Read about her Elbow Room Residency at The Rooms here    

The Gathered Gallery Interviews Mike Gough

June 13, 2018

Emily Pittman of The Gathered Gallery interviews Mike Gough about his practice, studio, and recent exhibition – The Impression of Something Real. Read it here:

CBC Reviews Mary Ann Penashue’s exhibition Uapen Innut

April 23, 2018

Stephanie Kinsella reviews Mary Ann Penashue’s recent exhibition Uapen Innut for CBC News. Full article, with images, can be found here  Late start or right time? Painting inspires Innu artist to ‘be proud of who I am’ Mary Ann Penashue only started painting in her mid-thirties, but any perceived late start hasn’t prevented her from... Read More

Artist Talk: NED PRATT – June 8

June 1, 2016

Please join us at Christina Parker Gallery on Wednesday, June 8 at 7:00pm  for a very special artist talk by Ned Pratt as he discusses his recent work. About: Ned Pratt grew up in the community of St. Catherine’s in St. Mary’s Bay, NL In 1986 he graduated with a BA in art history from Acadia University and... Read More