Newton was born in Montreal in 1933 and studied at St. Martins School of Art in England. He worked for CHUM Radio and his work could be found on many record album covers in the 1960s. In 1970, Newton bought a farm in Tyrone, Ontario. He created a series of photographs documenting rural life and the people in the Tyrone area in the early 1970s. 

 

Curated by Charlotte Hale