CITIES surveys John Hartman's recent paintings that explore urbanity. Hartman is regarded as one of Canada's premier painters. This book features his paintings of cities including New York, London, Toronto, Halifax, Vancouver, Hamilton and Parry Sound. The book feature 40 colour plates and show his process working in watercolours, pastels and oils. Essays are by Canadian journalist and author Noah Richler and Stuart Reid director of the Tom Thomson Art Gallery in Owen Sound, Ontario.
Winner: 2007 OAAG Award for Best Book Design. Design by Barr Gilmore.
Published in 2006