Month: May 2014

Monkman

Headlines this week focused on major upheavals in First Nations politics and policy. I shot a portrait for a story by the Globe’s Kathryn Blaze Carlson who talked to successful aboriginals in fields ranging from sports to small business about their view of the news – and what lies ahead.

The story here – http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/what-lies-ahead-for-aboriginals/article18587968/

Metis-Cree artist Kent Monkman poses in his studio in Toronto.

Metis-Cree artist Kent Monkman poses in his studio in Toronto.

Hockey Worship

Peter Kilgour wears a stained jersey signed by Montreal Canadians-great Jean Beliveau before Game 1 of the Canadians' playoff series against the Boston Bruins at Kilgour's Bar Meets Grill in Toronto. Kilgour will not wash the jersey for fear of fading the signature of, in his words, "God himself".

Peter Kilgour wears a stained jersey signed by Montreal Canadiens-great Jean Beliveau before Game 1 of the Canadiens’ playoff series against the Boston Bruins at Kilgour’s Bar Meets Grill in Toronto. Kilgour will not wash the jersey for fear of fading the signature of, in his words, “God himself”.