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Look for the new paperback edition coming out in February 2008

Look for the new paperback edition coming out in February 2008

October 2007

Overwhelmed by the success of the original, D&M will release an equally beautiful paperback edition of Abstract Painting in Canada. Says the latest issue of Canadian Art Magazine of the book and the author:

"In his introduction to this comprehensive overview of abstract painting in Canada, the eminent historian, critic and curator Roald Nasgaard […] suggests that abstraction is better understood as a synergetic continuum between representation and pure painterly construction. …Thoroughly researched, highly readable and filled with top-notch illustrations, Nasgaard's book firmly established a historical canon and sets a new standard for Canadian art publishing." —Canadian Art

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