Tag: Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies

Seeing Double: Paired Portraits

Laara Cassells, a painter, sculptor and one-time costume and theatre set designer, found inspiration for her current exhibition while teaching an art history class. She creates double portraits by pairing a copy of a historical painting with contemporary subjects wearing headphones, or holding phones or computers.

Cowboys of the Americas

Uruguay-born photographer Luis Fabini has captured the lives of cowboys across North and South America since 2004, revealing a culture that exists vividly in our imagination. His work is on exhibit at the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies through April 2, 2017.