Curriculum Vitae

Solo exhibitions

Ioco / Belcarra Cottages / Port Moody
Triptych sound and video installation.
2019 – Art Gallery of St. Albert, Alberta – Solo show and artist talk
2019 – Screening and panel discussion, UBC Vancouver Campus

Vis-à-vis / Face to Face
Artwork created during Contextualisation, an artist-in-residence in Whitehorse.
Projection of 180 photographs as well as 52 photos hanging from the ceiling
in the back of which fragments of interviews in English and French were printed.
2018 – Hall of Yukon Arts Centre, Whitehorse, Yukon

At the Edge of Wilderness
Soundscape & photo installation, collaboration with Hildegard Westerkamp.
2014 – CMC, Vancouver, BC, during the Vancouver New Music Festival
2013 – ohrenhoch, der Geräuschladen, Berlin, Germany, curator Knut Remond

Precaution
15 large photographs of CAUTION tapes found in urban environment.
2012
– Gallery 2, Grand Forks, BC, curator Ted Fogg
2010 – Le Centre d’artistes Voix Visuelle, Ottawa, ON
2007
– Touchstones Nelson, Nelson, BC, curator Deborah Loxam-Kohl

Maillardville 100 ans et plus / Maillardville 100 and beyond
200 black & white portraits of 100 people; 200 texts (100 in French, 100 in English); 16-minute video, commission from Société francophone de Maillardville.
2009
– Evergreen Cultural Centre, Coquitlam, BC

Giants Leap / À pas de géants
Full-length documentary on the effects of rapid real estate development in Vancouver (English and French).
2
008 – Heart of the City Festival, Vancouver, BC
2008
– Oxygen Art Centre, Nelson, BC during BOOM! Forum, curator Nic Harwood
2008
– Carnegie Centre, Vancouver, BC
2008
– Norquay Neighbours, Vancouver, BC
2008
– Les 14e Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois et francophone, Vancouver, BC
2007
– Vancouver Museum, Vancouver, BC

Almost Gone, Remains of Cannery Villages
26-minute documentary on the cannery villages of BC’s central and northern coasts (English and French).
2012
– North Pacific Museum, Port Edward, BC
2008
– Le Labo, Toronto, ON, Labo-Show: Digital Nomads
2006
– Vancouver Main Public Library, Vancouver, BC
2006
– Kitimat Centennial Museum, Kitimat, BC
2006
– Gulf of Georgia Historical Site, Steveston, BC
2006
– North Pacific Museum, Port Edward, BC
2006
– Alliance française, Vancouver, BC

Through
Twenty photographs of industrial subjects, photographed through mesh, plastic and glass.
2007
– Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt, BC
2006
– Campbell River Art Gallery, Campbell River, BC, curator Jeanette Taylor
2004
– Vancouver East Cultural Centre, Vancouver, BC, curator Richard Tetrault

Deterioration
40 photographs on industrial and inner city decay.
2006- 2010
– Art Rental and Sales, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2003
– Langham Cultural Centre Gallery, Kaslo, BC, curator Brent Bukowski
2002
– Britannia Beach Mining Museum, Britannia Beach, BC, curator Kirstin Clausen
2002
– Galiano Art Gallery, Galiano Island, BC, curator Shirlene Raines
2002
– Alliance française, Toronto, ON, curator Franck Tordjman

Group exhibitions

Night Language
Three large backlit prints in light boxes
2018 – BC Culture Days, Vancouver – Group show galerie nomade 0.1
2014 – Art Gallery of St. Albert, AB – Group show Delineate,
curator Jenny Willson-McGrath

4-minute video
2018 – BC Culture Days, Vancouver – Group show galerie nomade 0.1
2012 – Le Labo, Toronto, ON – Group show Fissures, curator Pascal Paquette
2011 – Vidéoformes, Clermont-Ferrand, France

The Retro Show
Six women visual artists organizing private shows to reintroduce their retrospective artwork.
2011 – Gallery Gachet, Vancouver, BC
2010 – W2 Storyeum, Vancouver, BC

Portfolio of Five
Through series prints in a group show of five photographers, curator Tony Martin.
2006 – Comox Valley Art Gallery, Courtenay, BC

Sense of Movement
Through series prints in a group show of four francophone visual artists,
curator Florence Debeugny.
2006 – Evergreen Cultural Centre, Coquitlam, BC

The Ouch Ltd
Three print series during the group show Speaking Words of Wisdom,
curator Katherine Polgrain.
2005 – Havana Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Prepare to Stop
Large black and white print during the group show Life of Water, curator PhotoSensitive.
2006
– Maison de la culture Côtes-des-Neiges, Montréal, Québec
2006
– The Moat Gallery, Vancouver Main Public Library, BC
2005
– Allen Lambert Galleria, Toronto, Ontario

Left Behind
Several small prints installed with hung found metal objects, curator Leah Decter.
2004
– Britannia Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Photo Album
Mixed-media work of 59 prints and various found metal objects mounted on bed springs, in the curated exhibition Residue.
2003 – Artropolis, Vancouver, BC

At the Edge of Wilderness
400-slide, multi-projector soundtracked installation, slides projected onto backgrounds of various textures. Collaboration with Hildegard Westerkamp, soundscape composer.
2003
– Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Australia, during the International Symposium on Acoustic Ecology
2003
– The Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff, Alberta, group show Spirits of the West, displayed beside First Son, portraits by C.D. Hoy, curator Linda Hawke
2000
– The Ironworks Gallery, Vancouver, BC, coordinated by the Western Front Gallery during the Industrial Ear Festival, curator DB Boyko.

Seconds
Two photographs mounted on found objects, curator Dana Huhn.
2002
Cityscape Community Art Space, North Vancouver, BC

Rust
Three artworks displaying photographs mounted on rusty supports. Juried show.
2002
– The Glass Onion Gallery, Vancouver, BC

The Vancouver Show
Six prints on urban and industrial decay, curator Ian McGuffie.
2001
– Exposure Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Twisted Metal
Large print in the curated exhibition Erosion.
2001
– Artropolis, Vancouver, BC

Professional activities

2018 – Artist residency, Réseau N.O., Whitehorse, Yukon /
Heritage Canada – Canada Council for the Arts
2016 – Sound artist-in-residency, Media Arts Committee, Co-operative Radio Education 2015/16 – Teaching workshops on the creative essence of photo portraits to RFCB
2014 – Member of the women visual artists group, W.A.T.T.

Publications and documentations (articles, reviews, media)

2009 – The 240-page book Maillardville 100 ans et plus / Maillardville 100 years & beyond
2008
The Vancouver Courier, “Documentary tells story of extinct downtown homes
2007
– TV show, Via TVA,  6-minute coverage on artistic career
2006
The Georgia Straight, movies section, “Doc gets canning-village soul
2006
– Radio Canada, TV show Zigzag , 6-minute coverage on Almost Gone
2005Life of Water book by PhotoSensitive, one print from the Prepare to Stop series
2004
Geist magazine, featured editorial on the Through exhibition, no.52, spring 2004
2003
– CBC Radio 3, on-line magazine, published a dozen Deterioration photographs
2003
– “Yellow Stairs” on Event magazine 31/3 cover page, winter 2003
2001
Geist magazine, featured article “Industrial Ghosts”, no.41, summer 2001
2000-2002
Geist magazine, single photos in four issues
1999-2000
The Georgia Straight, single photos in seven issues
1998-1999
L’Express du Pacifique, photos & articles, in French, by Florence Debeugny

Awards

2015 -Directed by the CCAFCB and supported by the Canada Council of the Arts, artistic career evaluation and strategy development with professional visual artist France Trépanier
2008BC Arts Council, Project Assistance to Visual Artists
2007
Film Assistance Program, National Film Board
2006
Spirit of BC Arts Fund, assistance from Heritage Vancouver Society
2006
Canada Council for the Arts, travel grant for artist talks of Almost Gone
2005
Spirit of BC Arts Fund, assistance from Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society
2004
SAIC, assistance to visit Québec galleries, initiate cultural links between provinces
2003
BC Arts Council, Project Assistance to Visual Artists

 Professional Affiliations

CARFAC – Canadian Artists Representation / Front des artistes canadiens
AGAVF
– Association des groupes en arts visuels francophones
CCAFCB – Conseil culturel et artistique francophone de la Colombie-Britannique