Jocelyne Alloucherie at Paspébiac (2012)Jocelyne Alloucherie lives and works in Montreal, and has been exhibiting since 1973. By way of complex configurations, her work conceptually and poetically explores notions relative to the image, the object and the place.
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Since the early 1990s, Jocelyne Alloucherie’s work has enjoyed continuous visibility outside Canada, particularly in France, Italy and Spain, where she is exhibited regularly in art centers and private galleries. The artist is represented by Galerie Françoise Paviot (Paris), 511 Gallery (New York) and Roger Bellemare (Montreal). Jocelyne Alloucherie has been the recipient of a number of honors, notably the Victor Martyn Lynch-Staunton Award from the Canada Council for the Arts in 1989, the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst award in 1997, the Louis Hébert Award from the Société Saint-Jean-Baptiste in 1999, the Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts from the Canada Council for the Arts in 2000 and the Prix Paul-Émile-Borduas from the Québec Government in 2002.
The artist is also doing, in 2012, a residency project in the Gaspé.
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Recent or significant solo exhibits
- “Boréales,” Musée d’art moderne André Malraux, Le Havre, France
- “Boréales II”, Galerie Françoise Paviot, Paris, France
- “Jocelyne Alloucherie,” Galerie Roger Bellemare, Montreal, Québec
Recent or significant group exhibits
- “ACTE V,” Musée Réattu, Arles, France
- “L’arbre et le photographe” (The Tree and the Photographer), Galerie des Beaux-Arts de Paris, France
- “Jocelyne Alloucherie,” Espace Van Gogh, Arles, France
- “Nuage” (Cloud), Musée Réattu, Arles, France
- Fond national d’art contemporain, France
- Musée d’art moderne et contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland
- Musée d’art moderne André Malraux, Le Havre, France
Distinctions or awards (selection)
- Officer of the Order of Canada
- Prix Paul-Émile-Borduas from the Québec Government
- Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts
- Debat, Michelle, “Jocelyne Alloucherie au MuMA,” Artpress, May 2012.
- Roy, Christian, “Jocelyne Alloucherie – Charles Gagnon,” Vie des Arts, Spring 2012.
- Perrine, Bernard, “Jocelyne Alloucherie,” La lettre de la photographie, April 2012.