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Jack Chambers: an Intimate Remembrance (Audio)

March 27th, 2012

Jack Chambers, Lunch [unfinished], 1969

Jack Chambers Lunch (unfinished) 1969 oil and synthetic paint in a natural resin varnish (possibly) on plywood 197.9 cm x 182.9 cm Purchase with the assistance of the Judith Rachel Harris Foundation and Ethel Harris, 2007 © 2011 Estate of Jack Chambers

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Recorded: Wednesday, March 7, 7 – 8:30 pm in Jackman Hall
Duration: 00:52:04

Join Christopher Dewdney for an evening of insights into the work of Jack Chambers along with personal, often humerous, anecdotes from Dewdney’s long familial acquaintance with the artist.

Christopher Dewdney has been writing art criticism for more than three decades. He is the author of four books of non-fiction as well as eleven books of poetry. His most recent non-fiction title is Soul of the World: Unlocking the Secrets of Time. Dewdney teaches creative writing and poetics at the Glendon Campus of York University in Toronto.

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