Within the past decade, Hamilton has redefined itself from an industrial city known for steel manufacturing to the premiere arts and culture hub west of Toronto, due largely to events like the Supercrawl. Now in its fifth year, Supercrawl is more than a mere art and music festival — it’s […]

Out of the Burbs | Hamilton Supercrawl (Hamilton, Ontario – ...

The 2013 Sobey Art Award Shortlist was announced this morning with artists vying for the $70,000 in prize money awarded annually.  The Sobey Art Award Shortlist is: • West Coast and the Yukon: Isabelle Pauwels • Prairies and the North: Mark Clintberg• Ontario: Duane Linklater • Quebec: Pascal Grandmaison • Atlantic: Tamara Henderson The “pre-eminent award for contemporary Canadian art,” the prize […]

The 2013 Sobey Art Award Shortlist Announced

For the original article hosted at, click HERE. Battle rap has long been ingrained within the hip-hop culture. Ever since Kool Moe Dee ethered Chief Rocker Busy Bee – just shy of two decades prior to the adoption of the “ether” terminology – the craft has seen a steady […]