culture | The top things to see, do, hear and read this month, including the best shows at Contact, a new Michael Ondaatje book, and Tessa and Scott live
Art | Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival May 1 to 31, Various locations
This month, photographers from across the globe take over Toronto’s billboards and gallery walls for Contact, the city’s annual photography bonanza. This year’s highlights include daring fashion portraits, forgotten histories and local heroes. Turn the page for a preview of the best shots on view.
Fashion photographer Erik Madigan Heck takes inspiration from impressionist painters when shooting for designers like Gucci and Junya Watanabe. April 12 to May 5, Nicholas Metivier Gallery.