Gerald Beaulieu, When the Rubber Meets the Road (2018). Crow 2 (Kelly) 487.7 x 487.7 x 121.9 cm. Collection of the artist. The artist gratefully acknowledges the support of the Canada Council for the Arts

« The Marion McCain Exhibition of Atlantic Art was initiated in 1987 at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery as a biennial survey of New Brunswick art, but in 1994 it morphed into a review of Atlantic Canadian Art. Beaverbrook Art Gallery director Tom Smart, also the curator of the current exhibition, explains that the donor, the late Marion McCain, wanted the show to be based on submissions by the artists, something that was not always done in past exhibitions. »

(Read the full article in Vie des Arts's last issue, on page 64.)