CURRICULUM VITAE

 

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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017

  • Mom Art Space, Hamburg, Germany. (coming)
  • Union Gallery, Kingston, Canada. (coming)

2016

  • Access Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada.
  • Tart Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland.

2015 

  • Sporobole, Sherbrooke, Canada.

2014

  • Galerie Circa, Montreal, Canada.

2013

  • Forest City Gallery, London, Ontario, Canada.

2012

  • Galerie Verticale, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  • Galerie Sans-nom, Moncton, Nouveau-Brunswick, Canada.

2010

  • Ombres à porter, solo exhibition, Galerie Diagonale, Montreal, Canada.

2006

  • Des espaces qui cassent tête organised by the artist-run center Grave at the Cégep de Victoriaville, Canada.

2005

  • Vitrine de la relève, Engramme, Quebec city, Canada.

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

  • Rathaus Grimma Galerie. Grimma, Germany. (coming)

2016

  • Art Athina – International Contemporary Art Fair of Athens, represented by the Deinstgebäude, Zurich, Greece.

2015

  • Spooky Action at a Distance, Corner College, Zurich, Switzerland. Curators: Gabriel Gee and Dimitrina Sevova.
  • “Collecting the future” a Sinopale exhibition, Corner College, Zurich. Curators :  Dimitrina Sevova and Melih Görgün.
  • Volumes, Independent Art Publishing fair, Zurich, Switzeland.

2014

  • Stromereien – Performance in times of Festival, ION Space, Zurich, Switzerland. Curators: Stefan Wagner and Gunda Zeeb.

2013

  • Kunsthof, Zurich, Opportunities for Outdoor Play? Playgroungs-New Spaces of Liberty (The question of Form), Switzerland. Curator : Dimitrina Sevova.

2012

  • Sinopale 2012, International Sinop Biennial, Wisdom of Shadow: Art in the era of
    corrupted information, Turky. Curators: Dimitrina Sevova and Isin Önol.
  • Technologies of the Body – Invisible City, Wascherei Kunstverein, Zurich. Curator : Dimitrina Sevova.
  • MACHines, Enghien-les-bains, France.
  • Centre national d’exposition, Joncquière, Québec.
  • Centre d’exposition d’Amos, Amos, Québec.
  • Connexion Gallery, Fredericton, Nouveau-Brunswick.

2011

  • National Museum of M. K. Ciurlionis, Kaunas Biennale, Kaunas, Lithuania.
  • Pixilerations [v.8], Sol Koffler Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, United States.
  • Cartes Flux 2011, Helsinki, Finland.
  • La mécanique des possibles Centre d’exposition Raymond-Lasnier, Trois-Rivières.
  • Stuttgarter Filmwinter- Festival for Expanded Media, Stuttgarter, Germany

2010 

  • Winter open, BHVU Gallery, London, UK.
  • A Thousand Endless Tales – Dancing the Line of Flight, Whitespace, Zurich, Switzerland.
  • Ignition 6, Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Montreal.
  • OOOO (Collaboration with Pavitra Wickramasinghe), Truck, Calgary.

2009

  • Confection, La Biennale du Lin, Portneuf.  By invitation.  Curator: Pascale Beaudet.
  • Time Off, Concordia University MFA Group Exhibition, Art Mur, Montreal.
  • Accrétion (Collaboration with Angela Silver), Vitrine FOFA Gallery, Montreal.

2008

  • Hard Twist, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto.
  • Strata, Concordia University MFA Group Exhibition, Espace Artefacto, Montreal.

2007                

  • Participation at Pique-Nique 8 at Parc Laurier, Montreal.
  • Éclats de vert, Maison de la culture Côte-des-Neiges, Montreal.
  • Collective exhibition grouping together artists in visual art and art history, Complot 4, Montréal.
  • Collective exhibition comprising elected artists for the Prix du centre des arts et des fibres du Québec 2006, Galerie Diagonale, Montréal.

2006

  • Participation at the Miniature textile Exhibition présentée conjointement whit the Tenth Biennial Symposium of the Textile Society of America, OCAD at Toronto, Montreal Center for Contemporary Textiles MCCT, Saint John’s Art Centre at Saint-Johns and at NSCAD in Halifax.
  • Participation at VIVA, événement d’art action including several artist-run centers, invitation by Dare-Dare, Montréal.
  • Participation at Pique-Nique 7 at Parc Lafontaine, Montreal.
  • Grand-Cachot-de-Vent, organized by Engramme, Neuchâtel Switzerland.
  • Spéculation, Galerie Onze du Cégep du Vieux Montréal, Montreal.

2005                            

  • Paramètre, UQAM Gallery, Montreal.
  • Participation at the Soirée Multi within context of Assemblages, 10th Anniversary of the Coopérative de Méduse, Quebec.

2004  

  • Avoir 20 ans en l’an 2000 at the Maison de la Culture Frontenac, Montreal.
  • Relief’s collective exhibition at Praxis Art Actuel.  Exposition – twinning of an established artist and a relief artist, Ste-Thérèse.
  • Collective exhibition Rouge le diable est rouge… at the Vieux presbytère de Deschambault, Deschambault.

 

COLLECTIONS

  • Kunstsammlung Kanton Zürich, Switzerland.

 

RESIDENCIES

2017

  • Nairs Residency, Scuol, Switzerland.

2016

  • Künstlergut Prösitz, Grimme, Germany.

2014

  • AIR Bergen, Bergen, Norway.

2013

  • KIAC (Klondike Institute of Art & Culture), Dawson City, Canada.
  • Centre Clark, Montréal, Canada.

2012

  • Vermont Sturio Center, United-States.

2004                

  • Praxis art actuel, Jumelage avec l’artiste Marie-Andrée Côté.

2003                

  • Impression-été, résidence d’un mois dans les ateliers d’Engramme et exposition dans la vitrine de la galerie.

 

GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS

2015  

  • Canada Council for the Arts – Visual Arts, Project Grant.

2013                

  • Canada Council for the Arts –Visual Arts, travel grant.
  • Conseil des arts et lettres du Quebec, Subvention de voyage- Visual Arts.

2012                 

  • Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, United-States.
  • Canada Council for the Arts – Visual Arts, Project Grant.

2011                 

  • Kaunas Textile Biennal, Emerging artist award.
  • Canada Council for the Arts – Media Art, travel grant.

2009 – 2010      

  • Canada Council for the Arts – Media Art, research & production grant.

2008 – 2010

  • FQRSC (Fonds québécois de la recherche sur la société et la culture). Research grant from the Quebec Government.

2007 – 2009

  • Concordia University Graduate Fellowship from Concordia University.

2006

  • Prize from the Centre des arts et des fibres du Québec, Diagonale, 2006.

 

STUDIES

2007-2010
Master in Fine Arts at Concordia University (Major in Fibre).

2003-2006
Bachelor in Visual and Media Arts at Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM).

2002-2003
Certificate in Visual Arts at Univeristé Laval.

1997-2000
Baccalaureate in Social Work at Université de Montréal.

1994-1996
Diploma of Collegial Studies at Cégep F.-X. Garneau in Human Sciences (international profile).

 

WORKING EXPERIENCE

2016

ZHDK (Zurich University of Arts)

  • Course instructor MA Transdisziplinarität “Texturing Space – Spaces of Texture” (together with Christoph Brunner ).
  • Co-director of the “Texturing Space – Spaces of Texture” ProjectConnecting Spaces ZHdK / Hong Kong.

2015

ZHDK (Zurich University of Arts)

  • Course instructor MA Transdisziplinarität “Texturing Space – Spaces of Texture” (together with Christoph Brunner, Karmen Franinovic and Patrick Müller).
  •  co-director of the “Texturing Space – Spaces of Texture” Project, Connecting Spaces ZHdK / Hong Kong.

ZHDK (Zurich University of Arts)

2014

ZHDK (Zurich University of Arts), IFCAR (Institute for Contemporary Art Research)

  • research for the Immediation project – Urban Fabric.

2013

ZHdK (Zurich University of Arts)

  • Course instructor Z-Module “Beyond the Network: Art, Media and Affect”

2012

ZHDK (Zurich university of arts)

  • Course instructor, interdisciplinary BA-course (“How to Make Yourself a Body Without Organs”).

2011

Stromereien Festival

  • Assistant

2009

Concordia University

  • Workshop « Body, Garment and Space» for the Fiber Art Department and workshop « Make or Modify a Pattern » for the Fiber Art Department, Concordia University.
  • Coordinator of the Master in Fine Arts Orientation.
  • Teaching assistant for Ashley Miller in papermaking.

Leonard and Bina Ellen Art Gallery

  • Attendant.

2008

Concordia University

  • Coordinator of the Master in Fine Arts Orientation.
  • Teaching assistant for Mary Wong in Print and Dyes.

2006-2007        

UQAM

  • Studio Assistant for the technician of sculpture laboratory.
  • Studio Assistant and Research Assistant for the artist and teacher Stephen Schofield.

2005                

Centre de production en estampe Engramme

  • Archivist.

2004

Praxis Art Actuel

  • Coordination Assistant

 

ARTIST TALKS

2016

  • In Conversation: Lyse Lemieux with Amélie Brisson-Darveau, Access Gallery, Vancouver.

2015

  • Actively not arriving, a durational atmospheric intervention, Dare, Deleuze and Artistic Research, Ghent, Belgium.

2014                             

  • Workshop Knotting Time Beyond Measure, SARN-Swiss Artistic Research Network, un-conference, Haute École des Beaux-Arts Geneva, Switzerland.
  • Workshop, « ACTIVATING INTERCESSORS: A Workshop on Immediation and In-Formation », Adapt-r, Creative practice conference, Brussels, Belgium.
  • Workshop « Milieus of Texture: A Workshop on Relaying Practices between Art and Philosophy », Nordic Summer University, Iceland.

2013

  • Presentation of my work, Forest City Gallery, London, Ontario.

2012

  • Invited to “Abstract Attractions”  Workshop directed by Choreographer Diego Gil, Tanzfabrik Berlin.
  • Presentation of my work for the course Fiber Structure, Concordia University.
  • Presentation of my work, Sans-nom Gallery, Moncton, New-Brunswick.

2011                 

  • Presentation of my work, Cartes-Flux Festival, Helsinki, Finland.

2010

  • Presentation of my work and round table with the exhibition:  A Thousand Endless Tales-Dancing the Lines of Flight, White Space, Zürich.

2009

  • Accrétion at Dawson College, Montreal.
  • Presentation of my work and correspondences with the students from an elementary school, Les trois Sources de St-Basile (Portneuf) for the project « À la rencontre d’un artiste » associated with La Biennale Internationale du Lin.

2008

  • Presentation of my work, for the course ARTX 280 Integrated Studio     Contemporary Art Practice.
  • Presentation of my work, Brown bag Lectures, Concordia University.

2007

  • Presentation of my work, Brown bag Lectures, Concordia University.

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2016

  • Top five exhibitions to Check out in Vancouver this fall, Laura Busby, VITA, September 2016.

2015

  • Collecting the future, exhibition publication, collaboration between Corner-College and Sinopale, Switzerland and Turkey.

2013

  • Mind the gap, Kunsthof Zürich, Materialien und Dokumente 1993-2013, Zurich, Switzerland.
  • Kim Neudorf, On Amelie Brisson Darveau’s Pars mais prend bien soin de revenir (Leave But Make Sure To Return) at Forest City Gallery.

2012

  • Machines, catalogue, Centre Des Arts, Enghien-les-bains, France.
  • Christoph Brunner, Homelands, exhibition publication, station21, Zurich.
  • Geneviève Loiselle, Amélie Brisson-Darveau, Pars mais prends bien soin de revenir, Verticale exhibition opuscule, Galerie Verticale, Laval.
  • Herménégilde Chiasson, Amélie Brisson-Darveau : Une garde-robe pour mon ombre, Liaison La revue des arts Acadie|Ontario|Ouest, numéro 155, printemps 2012.
  • Benoit Leblanc, Trois expos solos amusantes à Verticale, Courrier de Laval, 15 avril 2012.

2011

  • Mélissa Beaupré, La Mécanique de l’Objet, Zone Campus, February-March 2011.
  • Radio-Canada, “Chez-nous le matin”, 23 février 2011: http://www.radio-canada.ca/regions/mauricie/emissions/emission.asp?pk=746
  • Radio Interview- FRS 99.2 FM, Freies Radio für Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany.

2010

  • Ways of thinking, Gallery Bina & Leonard Ellen, June 2010, available: http://ellengallery.concordia.ca/en/reflexion_ignition2010.php
  • Artiste du mois de mars 2010, Artère, Bertrand Breuque, Mars 2010, available online : http://www.artere.qc.ca/fr/repertoire-des-artistes/artiste-du-mois.php?idArtisteMois=45
  • Interview with Radio Canada, broadcasted January 12, 2010
  • Alluring Collection at Truck, Fast Forward Weekly, Calgary, January 21, 2010
  • Eric Moschopedis, Fandango exhibition text. TRUCK Gallery, Calgary.

2009

  • Biennale in Porneuf/Symposium in Val-David, Serge Fiset, Fall 2009, Revue Espaces, p.30-34.
  • Biennale Internationale du Lin/Linium Ustatissimum,  La Vie des Arts,  Marie-Ginette Bouchard, Fall 2009, p.73-75.
  • Sous le couvert du lin, Jérôme Delgado, Le Devoir, 08 et 09 août 2009.
  • Angela Silver and Amélie Brisson-Darveau : a cumulative poetry, Christine Unger, accompanying text for the exhibition Accrétion at FOFA Gallery, Montréal.

2008

  • La fibre porteuse de sens et de signes, Marie Ginette Bouchard, Diagonale 01 Centre des arts et des fibres du Québec Diagonale, p.14.
  • Amélie Brisson-Darveau: Horizon, Christoph Brunner, Inflexions, How is Research-Creation?, Volume 1 No 1.
  • The diference between memory and fiction, Christopher Régimbald, STRATA, Catalogue accompagnant l’exposition STRATA p.72-75.

2007

  • Éclats de vert, Robert Dufourt, Publication accompagnant l’exposition Éclats de vert, Maison de la culture côte des Neiges. P.8-9.
  • Maisons de la culture, Nicolas Mavrikakis, Voir, 2007-06-14.
  • Amélie Brisson-Darveau : Dans l’ombre de soi, Julie Matte, Text accompanying the exposition  RICOCHETS, COMPLOT – creation and theory, p.14-17.
  • Interview for the radio, Animation : Éloi Desjardins, Le show de Mot’arts CHOQ.FM, 2007-02-11.
  • Retour sur : Viva Art d’exécution chez Dare-Dare, Margarita Ramos, Dare-Dare, 2007-03.

2006

  • Echos parallèles au Grand-Cachot-de-Vent, Delphine Blauer, L’Encart 8, La Morsure Vol.3 No 1, Engramme centre de production en estampe/ diffusion en art actuel.