Articles by Marcia Lee Laycock
July 20, 2017
"Emily Carr’s work depicts that struggle, that striving to faith, that longing to comprehend that which is unknown yet deeply sensed. The first quote visitors to the Vancouver Art Gallery saw as they entered the exhibit was 'Art is Worship.'"
Emily Carr saw the divine in the deep dark forests of British Columbia and in the work of others, especially some members of the Group of Seven who welcomed her as one of their own As I wandered in the gallery that day, I was not only stirred by how Emily Carr drew us to the Divine through her work, but by the recognition that we can all do the same, whatever our field of endeavour