Mysterious, brilliant, and prolific, in just five years Tom Thomson laid the foundation for the Group of Seven and shaped Canada’s cultural identity. Read and download the online art book here: http://www.aci-iac.ca/tom-thomson
Tom Thomson is one of my favourite Canadian painters. He, along with his pals from the Group of Seven, revolutionized Canadian painting.Here's a great documentary on his life. West Wind The Vision of Tom Thomson
When it was too cold to camp out in his tent in Algonquin Park, Thomson often stayed at Mowat Lodge, where workers at the local lumber mill lived. Tom Thomson, “Mowat Lodge (or Fraser’s Lodge),” Art Gallery of Alberta.