CRES sound artist-in-residence – 2016

The Media Arts Committee (MAC) of the Community Radio Education Society (CRES) offered me the artist-in-residence “Sound in Context: Field Recording” which I started on March 17th 2016. The main goal of this residency is to focus on the active … Continue reading

Ocean Falls – 2015

Based in Vancouver, each time I have travelled by boat or seaplane to document communities on the West Coast of BC, I have been amazed by its immensity and the presence of humans in places so remote that it seems … Continue reading

Traces of BC Railways – 2014

The unification of Canada happened from east to west at least in part because of the transcontinental railway. The essential condition for British Columbia to join the Canadian Confederation was the promise of a railroad. The first passenger trains of … Continue reading

Urban Findings – 2013

In 2013, I explored urban sites that retain signs of past or historical periods. – In Prince George, while photographing some lumber mills, I came across the CN truss rail bridge over the Fraser River, built in 1914 by the … Continue reading

Industrial Edges – 2011

These photos were taken on Mitchell Island, Vancouver, BC. In these industrial districts I can “lose” myself for hours. For the first time I took photos with my commercial photographer friend, Yvon Ouellet, who graciously agreed to take photos in … Continue reading

France – 2011

In the summer of 2011, while visiting my family, I decided to photograph in black and white film to reconnect with the way I used to take photos in the late ’70s when living in France. I spent a week … Continue reading

Montréal – 2010

In August 2010, I spent most of my days at Le canal de Lachine in Montréal, Québec. The old buildings along the canal have either been kept as they are for artists’ studios, renovated into condominiums, or left to deteriorate. … Continue reading