“The Idea of North,” was a CBC radio documentary broadcast in 1967 by the pianist Glenn Gould (The Well-Tempered Clavier). The artist intended its main theme of solitude and “outside” as an autobiographical statement. Image: Calving of Iceberg A-38, Ronne Ice Shelf, Antarctica, 1997: – Radarsat International, Canadian Space Agency, 1997

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