ice fishing in gimli : reviews + squibs (and an award)
"... it's like the Governor-General's award, the Giller and the Nobel Prize for artists' books all in one ..."
— excerpt from the author's acceptance speech
*please note: the "A" in ABotM is silent
reviews + features
2nd progress edition, 2006
1st progress edition, 2004
Some art pundits are hailing Ice Fishing in Gimli as one of the most significant works produced here in decades.
#1. Rob Kovitz's multi-volume ten-years-in-the-making Ice Fishing in Gimli bookwork is a classic already. Bravo to long term projects, I say.
Ice Fishing in Gimli - a new nation to frolick in. Or perhaps more appropriately ice core to drill into.
It's like a series of footprints ...
Bedtime reading ...
It was the cannibalism on Lake Winnipeg that got my attention …
The Best Books and Comics of 2009
I am currently saving to buy the complete work. It is as far as I can see a phenomenal piece of work on adventure and existence.
I can't tell you what the point of Ice Fishing In Gimli is …
the art of poetry
Horace, The Art of Poetry
Musée J.-Armand Bombardier