Brave New World


These images are from the seventh annual InFocus, an exhibition of contemporary Canadian photography curated by Alexis Marie Chute and Aaron Chute, at Wild Skies Gallery in the Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel, Feb 1–Apr 9.

Gerhard Kaiser, “COVID Operations,” Windsor, Ont., Apr 3, 2020, next to the closed Ambassador Bridge between Detroit and Windsor.

Colin Vince, “Life in 2020,” Edmonton.

Paul Seaton, “Curb Your Appetite,” Winona, Ont., Jul 2020.

George Pimentel, “Fashion Show with Police Officer,” Toronto, Ont., Sep 12, 2020. An officer holds traffic on Queen Street as models walk to an outdoor runway for a show by fashion label RVNG.

George Pimentel, “Yoga in Dome,” Toronto, Ont., Jun 23, 2020. Indoor facilities were closed.


Humans of Edmonton

Cordeiro wanders Edmonton’s roads, alleys and river valley, documenting stories of the less fortunate and showcasing a range of colour, race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, creed and migration status. He only photographs people whose trust he earns. See more of his work on Humans of Edmonton Experience’s Facebook page.

Year of Unrest

The pandemic wasn’t all we had to cope with in 2020. There was turmoil across Alberta. Protesters blockaded CN Rail’s line west of Edmonton to oppose a gas pipeline in BC. Moms Stop The Harm held a “die-in” at the legislature in response to the threatened closure of supervised consumption ...