Month: September 2019

  • The Off-Grid Cabin

    The Off-Grid Cabin

    Although the cabin was “off-grid” and lacking many modern-day conveniences, its interior design created a sense of warmth and comfort, creating for me an odd contradiction: the juxtapositioning of a primitive setting with a sophisticated…

  • Roger’s Cove

    Roger’s Cove

    The cabin where we stayed is located on Roger’s Cove (see on map), which in turn, is located on New World Island (an island off an island). Roger’s Cove is situated at the end of…

  • The Choice of Place

    The Choice of Place

    After a residency in Arles France, it might seem an odd choice to complete one in Roger’s Cove, New World Island, Newfoundland. They would appear on the surface to be at opposite ends of the…

  • New World Island Residency

    New World Island Residency

    Two weeks ago, Linda and I returned from a month-long artist’s residency in Roger’s Cove, Newfoundland. Residencies vary quite widely in nature, from being simply a place of seclusion away from day-to-day distractions to allow…

  • Tourist Spaces #2

    Tourist Spaces #2