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EDUCATION

 

BFA Bachelor  in Fine Arts, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
BED Bachelor  in Education, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
MED Masters in Visual Art Education, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
   

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Untouched,  The Works, Edmonton, AB
2018 Untouched, Harris-Walke Gallery, Red Deer, AB
2015 Featured artist. Art Gallery of St. Albert, AB
2015 Vistas, Hemingway Centre, St. Albert, AB
2015 Our History, Ourselves, Pava Gallery, Edmonton, AB
2013 Influenced by Travel/L’influence de voyager, CAVA Gallery, Edmonton, AB

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018 Devenir, Installation & mobiles, Salmon Arm Centre, Salmon Arm, BC
2018 Abondance, Exhibitions by Group Devenir, Three Sisters Gallery, Canmore, AB
2018 Devenir, Installation & mobiles, Art Point Gallery, Calgary, AB
2018 Abondance,  Exhibitions by Group Devenir, Red Deer Public Library, Red Deer, AB
2017 Devenir, Installation & mobiles, Galerie CAVA, Edmonton, AB
2016 Blanc, La Cité Francophone, Edmonton, AB
2016 Signature show, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2016 Works on paper, VAAA, Edmonton & Calgary, AB
2013-2015 “Remplir le vide” Traveling exhibition -Alberta Foundation for the Arts and Grande Prairie Art Gallery TREX exhibit, Franco-Albertan visuals artists- Alberta, CA
2015 ISEA, International Experimental Art Symposium, Michigan, USA

 

COLLECTIONS

  Canola Association of Alberta
  Association Canadienne Francophone de l’Alberta -ACFA

Association Canadienne de l’Éducation Francophone -ACEF

Private Collections in the United States and Europe

BIBLIOGRAPHY & MEDIA

2017 Radio-Canada- Alberta Le café Show– Entretien
2016 Radio-Canada- Alberta Le café Show– Entretien
2015 Featured Artist, Art Gallery of St. Albert, AB
2013 First prize-Still life, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC
2011 Prix Sylvie Brabant for my work in the community, Regroupement artistique francophone de l’Alberta, Edmonton, AB

 PUBLIC ART AND MURALS

Mural École Père Lacombe, Edmonton, AB.  Design & creation in collaboration with Karen Blanchet.
Mural Morinville Heritage Association. Design & creation of a historic panel, Morinville, AB
Mural Legal Hotel. Design & creation of a historic panel, Legal, AB
Mural Cardiff Historical Society. Design & creation of a historic panel, Cardiff, AB
Mural École St. Marguerite d’Youville, St. Albert, AB  Logo. St. Albert, AB

 

PUBLICATIONS

2016 Cover of:  ‘Imago Mundi, Luciano Benetton Collection.  “Oh West Canada!  Contemporary artists from Western Canada”, Italy, Antiga Edizioni, p. 105
2016 2016 Blanchet, M. Concert Bénéfice SOS, Campus St. Jean, Edmonton, AB –Oeuvre sur le couvert.
2016 Hayes, Scott, “ Book filled with St. Albert Artists”, St. Albert Gazette, November, p. 28.
2015 CAVA  ‘Dans mon studio’, Edmonton and area, Alberta

 

TEACHING

2012-2017 Instructor of Art education, Faculty of Education, University of Alberta, AB    
2009- Instructor of Art education, Faculty of Education,, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
1996- ‘Artist in the school’ , School program sponsored by AFA, Edmonton, St. Albert, Calgary, Red Deer, AB
1995 Centre d’art visuels de l’Alberta- Education of the visual arts for adults and youth, AB
   

PRIZES, GRANTS & RESIDENCES 

2017 Residence in Caraquet, NB. Representative of Alberta at the Acadian Festival
2011-2013- Creation Residency- organized RAFA at the Banff Centre- Banff, CA
2015 Featured artist, Art Gallery of St. Albert, AB
2014 Creation Residency, Carpe Diem, India
2013 Creation Residency, Arquetopia, Mexico
2011 Prix Sylvie Brabant, (for my contribution to the community) Regroupement artistique francophone de l’Alberta, Edmonton, AB
2008 Grant for creative practice –ACFA-Association Canadienne Francophone de l’Alberta, AB
   

JURY POSITIONS

2015-2016 Art Society of Strathcona, AB
2016 Allied Art Council, Spruce Grove, AB
2010-2015-2018 Alberta Society of Artists, Calgary, AB

 

AFFILIATIONS & VOLUNTEER 

2000 – Federation of Canadian Artists –Signature
2000 Alberta Society of Artist-Signature
2015 Member –VAAA-Visual Arts Alberta
1995 Member- SAVA- Société francophone des arts visuels de l’Alberta
2000 Member-RAFA- Regroupement Artistique Francophone de l’Alberta