reviews

  • Howard Ursuliak

    Monte Clark Gallery

    Howard Ursuliak is an impeccable technician, having worked for a number of years as a printer for Jeff Wall, and his images are visibly connected to that of Canadian West Coast Conceptual photographers of an earlier generation, like Wall, Ken Lum, Ian Wallace, and Roy Arden. The two series on view in his recent show, “Property Relations/Market,” were characterized by a gaze that is as sympathetic as it is critically rigorous. With these works, Ursuliak resists simply adopting a disinterested critical stance in relation to capitalist consumption but chooses instead to examine his uneasy place

    Read more