Carleton University Art Gallery CUAG

Dennis Tourbin: The Language of Visual Poetry


Featuring texts by Marcie Bronson, Guy Lachapelle, Diana Nemiroff and Judith Parker

10.75” x 8.25”

84 pages, illustrated, soft cover


This lively, colourful and expansive catalogue documents the career of Dennis Tourbin, a pioneer of interdisciplinary practice in Canada. Tourbin produced a distinctive body of work integrating the written word with painting, drawing, video and performance. His prescient work engaged with mass media, using mediated text and imagery in an exploration of language and meaning.