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Edward James Lennox: "Builder of Toronto"

by Marilyn M. Litvak Dundurn (September 01, 1996)

"Concise, informative and well-illustrated, this short volume speaks reams about a career that included Toronto's first millennial project (Old City Hall), a castle (Casa Loma), as well as the massive generating...

Light for a Cold Land: Lawren Harris's Life and Work

by Peter Larisey Dundurn (January 10, 1993)

Light for a Cold Land the first art-historical study of Lawren Harris that attempts to explore his life and all aspects of his career.

The Way It Is

by James King Dundurn (September 02, 2017)

  • First-ever biography and critical survey of a major artist who disrupted the Canadian art establishment
  • Features gorgeous colour reproductions of many of Curnoe’s most vivid and important paintings, which...

Charles Pachter

by Leonard Wise, Margaret Atwood & Tom Smart Dundurn (June 24, 2017)

The life and times biography of one of Canada’s best-known living artists, the irascible, witty, and larger-than-life Charles Pachter.

Charles Pachter, the grandchild of poor Jewish immigrants from Eastern...

Emily Carr

by Kate Braid Dundurn (January 01, 2001)

Carr defied convention by choosing art over marriage. Considered an eccentric by her contemporaries, she created an art unique to British Columbia.

Details from a Larger Canvas

by Helen McLean Dundurn (April 01, 2001)

McLeans memoir chronicles her struggle for independence in the repressive 1950s.

A Grand Eye for Glory: A Life of Franz Johnston

by Roger Burford Mason Dundurn (September 01, 1998)

In this first biography of Franz Johnston, the author describes the life, work, and times of this unjustly neglected but influential figure in Canadian art and culture.

Canadian Artists Bundle: Emily Carr / Tom Thomson / James Wilson Morrice

by Kate Braid & Wayne Larsen Dundurn (December 10, 2013)

This bundle of titles in the Quest Biography series presents the lives of three influential Canadian artists who captured the wild beauty of Canada's terrain. The stories of west coast icon Emily Carr, tragic...

James Wilson Morrice: Painter of Light and Shadow

by Wayne Larsen Dundurn (May 26, 2008)

Larsen chronicles the troubled life of painter James Wilson Morrice (1865-1924) as he searches for the colours and compositions that would inspire a revolution in Canadian art.

Inner Places: The Life of David Milne

by James King Dundurn (August 08, 2015)

David Milne was a modernist who broke the mould. In a precarious and roving life, he captured the texture of every place he lived in a different kind of landscape painting. Inner Places opens a window on Milne's...

The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson

by Gregory Klages Dundurn (May 14, 2016)

A National Post Bestseller!

How did Tom Thomson die in the summer of 1917?

Was landscape painter Tom Thomson shot by poachers, or by a German-American draft dodger? Did a blow from a canoe paddle knock him unconscious...

A.Y. Jackson: The Life of a Landscape Painter

by Wayne Larsen Dundurn (September 21, 2009)

A founding member of the Group of Seven, Jackson portrayed the Canadian landscape in a bold and inventive manner, illustrating a key chapter in Canadas coming of age.