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This resurgence of national pride was felt most strongly in Quebec, where the charismatic and popular politician René Lévesque and his PartiQuébecois won the provincial election in 1976 and made outright separatism respectable. The party now regularly wins local elections and has so far held two referenda on independence. Both times Quebecois said no by the narrowest of margins, but the threat still dominates Canada’s political life. SYMBOLS The Quebec flag has a white cross on a blue background with a white Bourbon lily in persuaded them that the deal each quarter.
Canada now boasts a plethora of public and private galleries, and exceptional collections of 20th-century art. 33 The sculpture of the Northwest coast First Nations people is known worldwide, particularly the cedar-wood carvings of Haida artist Bill Reid, the totem poles of Richard Krentz, and the Kwa Gulth Big House at Fort Rupert by Chief Tony Hunt. Painters such as Norval Morisseau, Carl Ray, and Daphne Odjig cover a range of styles, from realism to abstract work. Native art celebrates the culture of its people, from their legendary survival skills, tales and myths, to their land and the fight for its preservation.
He individual muses, igion to matters of politics, the then completed each of the artists land, and the people. Army were distinguished over 100 sketches Lawren S. Harris, officers, such as Thomas by a passion for and paintings, of painter (1885 –1970) Davies (1737–1812), painted their own province; which Mah Min, fine detailed works, conveying or The Feather, David Milne (1882– their love of the landscape. 1856) is one of the most Artists such as Robert Field LeMoine Fitzgerald (1890– impressive (see p40).