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CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Education:

 

1994 - 1996:Master in Apparel production (Ecole Supérieure des Industries du Vêtement – ESIV - Paris)

 

Professionnal developments:

 

2015:Mossy Basket making technics from Burkina Fasso (Guadeloupe) - 5h

2013:Basket making and Land Art (Bent Vinkler - Danemark) - 40h

2011:Woven paper (Contemporary textile Center) Montreal - 7h

2009:Screenprinting (Martel en tête studio – Montreal - 7h

2005:Cardboard furniture (Atelier Made in Fada – France) - 40h

 

Grants and awards:

 

2016: Research Fine Craft Grant - Quebec Council for the Arts

2015:    Development Grant - Sodec

2014:SodExport Grant  - Société de développement des entreprises culturelles (SODEC)

2011:Travel Grant - SODEC

2010:Excellence Grant - SIDIM (Montreal design show)

 

Membership:

 

CMAQ - Quebec Craft Council

IAPMA - International Association of Hand Papermakers and Paper Artists

Surface Design Association

Craft Ontario – Ontario Craft Council

 

Solo exhibitions:

2015:Crossbreed, Interweaving - Arto Gallery - St Jean sur Richelieu - Canada

 

Group exhibitions: (juried exhibitions)

 

2016:TRANSMUTATIONS  – Georges Laoun – Canada

INSPIRED BY PAPER – IAPMA – touring exhibition until 2018 – Germany, Bulgaria, Austria, France, Poland

2015:TEXTILE ART OF TODAY – Triennial of textile without border - touring exhibition until 2017 - Slovakia, Tchekoslovakia, Hungary, Poland

 

2014:FIBERWORKS - Biennial exhibition of Canadian fibre art - Canada

RENDEZ-VOUS DES ARTS - St Jean sur Richelieu - Canada

LOUD AND CLEAR - Montreal - Canada

WANTED DESIGN - New York - USA

DO DESIGN  - Design week – Toronto- Canada

INTERIOR DESIGN SHOW IDS (QC Design group) - Toronto- Canada

2013:MIXED VEGETALS - Espace Gallery - Montréal - Canada

DO DESIGN  - Design week – Toronto - Canada

BAL DES LAMPES – Center for sustainable development – Montreal - Canada

 

2012: MAGASIN2  - Espace Projet Gallery – Montreal - Canada

 

2010: SIDIM  (Montreal Design Show) – Fine craft group Série Limitée - Montreal - Canada

 

Public collection:

 

2015 : Hypnoctic wall art piece - St Jean sur Richelieu city hall - Canada

 

Commissions :

 

2011 :Cardboard Chair L’art d’avoir l’R exhibited in Montreal underground - Canada

Partners: City of Montreal, Société de Transport de Montréal, Action Rebuts.

2009 :Paper dress- book of entries for Fragment Alice Mayeux  exhibition – Montreal – Canada

2008 :Overzised cardboard armchair - Métropolis Bleu literary Festival - Montreal - Canada

Teaching experience:

 

2008 - 2016:Cardboard furniture and objects workshops – Montreal,

2010 - 2016:Artist at school member - Quebec Government