Dennis Tourbin: The Language of Visual Poetry


Published by CUAG, Rodman Hall Art Centre at Brock University and Art Gallery of Peterborough

10.75” x 8.25”

84 pages



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

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.