EDUCATION

·       Masters of Arts, Visual Arts, Université Laval, Québec City (2016 – 2018)

·       Masters of Arts, Curriculum Studies (aesthetics and art education), University of Toronto/Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (2004)

·       Bachelor of Arts (honours), Art History, minor in Environment and Society, University of Toronto, (2000)

·       Visual Arts studies: Université Laval (2010 - present), Toronto School of Art  (1996 – 2000), Central Technical School, The Art Centre, Toronto  

 

SOLO EXPOSITIONS:

·       La Friche, Québec-Lévis, Regart centre d’artistes en art actuel, Lévis (window project, Sept – Oct 2018)

·       Daphne and Apollo, Programme de diffusion en arts visuels et métiers d'art 2017, L'Institut Canadien de Québec.  (July - Aug 2017) Aliette-

        Marchand Library, (Oct 2017) St. Jean Baptiste Library, Quebec City   

 

SELECTED GROUP EXPOSITIONS, PROJECTS AND EVENTS:

·       Manif d’art 9, artiste invité dans le projet collaboratif au Pech-Sherpa, Québec

EmballeToi! dans la vie : trouver sa voix et prendre soin (2019), collaboration with Nicole Fournier, St. Laurent, Montréal

·       Framed by Feminists, The Gladstone Hotel, Toronto (Oct 2018)

Mars de la maîtrise, Roulement à Billes, 336 rue saint Hélène, Quebec City (March 2017 & 2018)

·       Jaune Marine, Former École des Beaux Arts, Montréal (Feb 2018)

·       Exposition RIMAV, 22 rencontre interuniversaire des maîtrises en arts visuels, University of Quebec at Outaouais, Gatineau (Oct 2017)

·       Reclaiming, with Annie Lalande et Karen Walker, Université Laval, Pavillon Alphonse-Desjardins, Quebec City (May - June 2017)

·       ENCANN, auction for Regart Centre d’artistes en art actuel, Lévis (May 2017)

·       OFF FAAQ, Roulement à Billes, 336 rue saint Hélène, Quebec City (Nov 2016)

·       Ruches et Artifices, duo exposition with Ann Karine Bordeau Leduc, La Maison du développement durable, Montréal (Apr - May 2016)

·       Le Banc d’Essai, Galerie des Arts Visuels, Université Laval, Quebec City (Jan – Feb 2016

·       Espace composite, Université Laval, Pavillon Alphonse-Desjardins, Quebec City (Mar – Apr 2015)

·       La Pyramide, collective project by Samuel Roy-Bois l’Oeil de Poisson, Quebec City (Sept – Oct 2015)

·       Exposition of the 8e Colloque étudiant de l’Institut EDS, Université Laval, Quebec City (Mar 2012)

 

MEDIA AND PRESS:

Jérôme Délgado, L’expo Jaune Marine affiche ses couleurs, Le Devoir, Feb 9 2018

Henri Ouellette-Vézina, Banc d’essai:  une 11e edition toute feminine, Impact Campus, January 18, 2016

 

GRANTS and PRIZES:

  • Avenir Arts, Letters and Culture, collective expo. Jaune Marine, Université Laval (2018)

  • Grant : Artistic Excellence, Leadership et développement durable, Université Laval (2016 – 2017, 2017 – 2018)

  • Grant:  Diffusion and outreach, Université Laval (2017)

  • Grant: Ontario Graduate Studies (2002 – 2003)

  • Grant: University of Toronto, Innis College (2000)

 

PUBLICATIONS AND CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS:

•   Conference presentation and participation in the collective exposition of the 22 rencontre interuniversitaire des maîtrises en arts visuels the University of Quebec at Outaouais, Quebec, October 2017

•   « Pragmatist Aesthetics and New Visions of the Contemporary Art Museum: The Tate Modern and the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art » published by The Journal of Aesthetic Education, University of Illinois, Autumn 2004

•   Conference presentation: « Meaning-making through Art-making at a Community-based Art Program » at the conference: « Teacher Inquiry for Professional Development », University of Toronto/Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, October 2004

•   Conference presentation: « Urban Sprawl: The Tragedy of the Commons » at the conference « Crossing Borders », University of Toronto, February 2000

 

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT:

PRESENT                  Artist member, La Centrale Galerie Powerhouse, Montreal,

                                  Artist member, Regart, Centre d’artistes en art actuel, Lévis, Québec

                                  Artist member, Matéria, Québec City

Member, A Space Gallery, Toronto

Artist member, WEAD (Women Eco Artists Dialog)

2016                          Realisation of the collaborative project “Courtepointe d’espoir pour la terre” , Pignon Bleu community centre & Saint Michel  

                                   School in Quebec City

2011 - present            MARCHÉ DE PROXIMITÉ DE QUÉBEC

                                    Administrator on the administrative council (2015 – 2016) & general volunteer                                   

2003 – 2005            Home for Creative Opportunity, Regent Park, Toronto

                                   Creation and facilitation of art projects for young pregnant teens (volunteer)

 

RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE:

2017 – present:          Artist, La Culture à l’école (ARTISTS IN THE SCHOOLS), Répertoire des ressources culture-éducation, Quebec

2010 - 2016                Freelance Art Educator: creation and facilitation of a range of collaborative art projects in local schools and community                           

2005 – 2007             School Visits Coordinator, HARBOURFRONT CENTRE, Toronto                                                                       

2003 – 2005            Artist Educator, LEARNING THROUGH THE ARTS, THE ROYAL CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC, Toronto

                                   Creating and teaching of multidisciplinary art activities related to core curricular subjects.

2003                          Education Officer, ART GALLERY OF ONTARIO, Toronto

                                   

 

 

 

Languages: (spoken and written)

English and French