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artists who’ve made it big in New York are few and far between but the
of artists who travel to the mecca of the modern world is astronomical.
are that anyone who’s been in the Toronto art scene for a while has
the pilgrimage to New York, even distinctly Canadian artists like Joyce
And the artists that do make a name for themselves in New York often
huge contributions to the city’s art scene, like Leonard Cohen when he
“Chelsea Hotel” and Allan Belcher, who had his “Nature Mort” gallery in
East Village in the eighties.
1997, Canadian artist Audrey Regan made it big in the Big Apple with
Art & Technology Circus @Audart. The show featured Toronto artist
McGivern painting over another Toronto artist’s (Alice Burton)
works, as well as real dancers performing with virtual dancers.