Trailing Tom Thomson – Oxtongue River & Algonquin Park´╗┐

This post has been sat in draft form for god knows how long! But it is something I have really wanted to write about so here goes... So a slight detour from the usual Scandinavian obsession, to write about something a little different, but also a large part of my PhD - Canadian landscape painting. … Continue reading Trailing Tom Thomson – Oxtongue River & Algonquin Park´╗┐

"True North" – A Response to the ‘Idea of North’

I don't intend for this to be a review of a book, but rather a personal response to the idea of a 'true north', and how much of how we identify the north and south is subjective, and entirely personal and emotional. I'm also writing this listening to Roxette, The Ballads - why not completely … Continue reading "True North" – A Response to the ‘Idea of North’