Who Will Prop Up Canada’s Homegrown Art Market?

When Canadian über-collector Kenneth Thomson died last spring, it marked the end of an era for Canada. Now, many are wondering who will step in to fill Thomson’s considerable void. “Buyers and dealers speculate about what will happen to the structure of the market with the removal of one of its pillars… No dealer is going to risk offending clients by naming them or telling them more is demanded of them. But while big fish prefer to move under the water, they cannot help but leave ripples in their wake.”