Paterson Ewen, The Turn from Non-Figurative to Figurative Painting, Journal of Canadian Art History, Vol. XIII:1 (1990).
Paterson Ewen turned from non-figurative painting to figurative painting in 1970. After painting modernist abstractions for over 20 years, what caused him to change so abruptly? His turn to the figurative marked a paradigm shift in Canadian painting.