Art Threat: Our “Emperor” Has No Clothes – Nude portrait of Stephen Harper sells for $5000

If an instant reminder of let-your-lesson-be-learned childhood story, The Emperor’s New Clothes, isn’t what comes straight to mind when you see Margaret Sutherland’s portrait of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, then … well… you need to read more children’s stories. The painting, called Emperor Haute Couture, is on display at the Wilson Room of the ...

The Wandering Joe: The Wandering Jew

This may seem like an odd name for a blog, or at the very least a dire one so I figure it is probably a good idea to offer some insight. I chose the name “The Wandering Joe” for a couple of reasons; the name tickled me for certain, but it also has some meaning ...