Archives for ‘Résidences d’artistes’

Laurent Mulot: residency project and exhibit

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Rencontres is welcoming French photographer Laurent Mulot until late May on the occasion of an artist residency in the Gaspé and northeastern Québec. In addition, until June 20, 2015, the same artist is presenting the exhibit Middle of Nowhere at Joyce Yahouda Gallery in Montreal in collaboration with Rencontres. The residency project is organized around a series of photo, video and sound recordings. The first work will be geared to…

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An unprecedented place and success for the 5th edition

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Some 50 artists from the Gaspé, from elsewhere in Québec and from various countries presented their work in 13 host municipalities, over the last two months, on the occasion of the 5th edition of Rencontres internationales de la photographie en Gaspésie. As dismantling of the installations and exhibits takes place, the organizers reckon that this 5th edition has established the importance of the event beyond question. “Our associations with French and…

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Photographer tour

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The Photographer Tour, presented as part of the 5th edition of Rencontres internationales de la photographie en Gaspésie, will run from August 15 to 19 in different municipalities on the peninsula. At the heart of Rencontres, the Photographer Tour is a one-of-a-kind event that brings together visitors, photographers and the local population on the Gaspé territory. It offers public get-togethers on the subject of creation in the form of photo…

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Québec artist residency – summer 2014

Montreal artists Patrick Dionne and Miki Gingras were invited to do a residency in the town of Percé in 2014 with the goal of creating a participatory photographic work with the local communities.  In the course of that residency, which took place in the spring of 2014, the  two artists’ interest came to focus on Bonaventure Island and its history.  Seeking out former residents of the island, today transformed into…

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RENCONTRES INTERNATIONALES DE LA PHOTO EXHIBITS AND INSTALLATIONS OPEN IN MID-JULY

The 5th edition of Rencontres internationales de la photographie en Gaspésie presents, starting in mid-July, the exhibits and installations of some 50 photographers from the Gaspé, from elsewhere in Québec and from various countries. The public is invited to view them until mid-September in 13 host municipalities. This year’s theme – “Visible. Invisible.” – gives free rein to the interpretation we bring to the photograph, to what it embodies in our day-to-day…

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