AGO Photographer Sean Weaver © 2008 Art Gallery of Ontario.
This project brings together eleven poets, dancers, and musicians taking inspiration from the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of Ontario. Ekphrasis, one form of art commenting on another, goes back to ancient Greece and continues on as a vital form in our century. Artists of every stripe have long found inspiration in the artistic expression of their peers and forbears. Participating artists include: Kelley Aitken, Julia Aplin, Sue Chenette, Helen Humphreys, Sue Macleod,Kye Marshall, Jim Nason, Joanne Page, Julie Salverson, John Reibetnanz, Hope Terry, Rhea Tregebov, Alison Watt.