A history of art in Alberta, 1905-1970

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Bayeux, Dec 1, 2005 - Art - 292 pages
The book provides, for the first time a comprehensive coverage of the development of art in Alberta from 1905 to 1970. This book tells how the inique conditions of time and place impacted on ALbert's artists, forging their self-reliance and tremendous individualism. it tells what Alberts's art was rather than what it wasn't.

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Nancy Townshend is author of "Maxwell Bates: Canada's Premier Expressionist of the 20th Century" (2005), co-curator of "Maxwell Bates: At the Crossroads of Expressionism for the Edmonton Art Gallery," and content specialist for the Virtual Museum of Canada's site on Maxwell Bates. She received her MA in the History of Art from the University of Toronto.

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