29 06, 2017

WAR Flowers: A Touring Art Exhibition – Now Open at Reford Gardens, and Running Until September 30 2017

2017-06-29T14:26:55+00:00June 29th, 2017|Press Release|

Les Jardins de Métis / Reford Gardens Presents an Innovative Exhibition that Illuminates Aspects of Human Nature in the Landscape of War “WAR Flowers” Will Subsequently Travel to Ottawa, Toronto, Vimy and Montreal Click Here [...]

1 06, 2017

Memory blooms in upcoming multimedia exposition “War Flowers”

2017-06-01T15:47:54+00:00June 1st, 2017|articles|

Montrealer Elspeth Angus’s collection of meticulously preserved letters sat undisturbed in the drawer of a child’s dressing table, and then in conservation boxes, for generations: hundreds of hopeful dispatches from her grandfather, Lieutenant-Colonel George Stephen Cantlie, sent from the epicentre of the First World War.