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Schooling

  • 1973  College studies in Graphic Arts: Cégep Ahuntsic, Montreal, Canada
  • 1976  Mathematics: Collège Édouard-Montpetit, Montreal
  • 1978  Self-taught study of color
  • 1982  Design: Credits obtained from Université du Québec à Montréal
  • 1982  Self-taught study of sculpture
  • 1990  Self-taught study of patina
  • 1993  Course in patina: Concordia University, Montreal (to ascertain skills)
  • 1996  Course in ceramics

Exhibitions

  • 1980, 1981, 1982  Salon des métiers d'art, Montreal
  • 1982  Complexe Desjardins, Montreal
  • 1982  Galerie d'art Noctuelle, Montreal
  • 1982  Bank of Montreal
  • 1984  Via Design
  • 1976-1985  Gallery of Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
  • 1986  Galerie Laurenne Bazinet, Montreal
  • 1986  Montreal International Arts Festival
  • 1987  Solo exhibition: Compagnie Royal, Longueuil, Quebec
  • 1989  Group exhibition: Galerie Serge Turgeon, Montreal
  • 1990  Duo exhibition: Maison Trestler, Dorion, Quebec
  • 1990  Solo exhibition: Galerie Serge Turgeon, Montreal
  • 1991  Solo exhibition: Galerie Jeannine Blais, North Hatley, Quebec
  • 1992  Solo exhibition: Musée Villa Bagatelle, Quebec City
  • 1993  Group exhibition: World Trade Centre of Montreal
  • 1994  Solo exhibition: Galerie d'art du Château Frontenac, Quebec City
  • 1996  Solo exhibition: Galerie d'art René Harrison, Montreal
  • 1996  Group exhibition: Rencontre VI, Saint-Jean, Quebec
  • 1998  Solo exhibition: Galerie d'art du Château Frontenac, Quebec City
  • 1999  Symposium Sainte-Adèle en couleurs
  • 2000  Solo exhibition: Ryal's gallery, Boca Raton, Florida, U.S.A.
  • 2000  Exhibition of monuments of Québec city, Quebecs Museum
  • 2000  Solo Exhibition: National Museum of Laurier, Victoriaville, Canada
  • 2003  Exhibition Bronze Museum, Inverness, Qc. Canada
  • 2007  Exhibition at Artexpo New -York ,U.S.A.
  • 2008  Exhibition at Galerie Bistrot Carpe Diem, Knowlton, Québec
  • 2010  Exhibition at Artexpo , New York, U.S.A.
  • 2010  Exhibition in Klarenbeek, The Netherlands
  • 2010  Exhibition in Galicia, Spain

Awards

  • 1984  First Prize, all categories, Cercle artistique du Québec (Canada)
  • 1985  Gold Medal, acrylics category, Cercle artistique du Québec (Canada)
  • 1996  Prix de la Futaille, Société des alcools du Québec (Canada)
  • 2000  Laurier Museum Prize-Salon IAF
  • 2001  First prize- Rencontre X, Québec Can.
  • 2009  First Grand Prize in Sculpture by the Cercle artistique des peintres et sculpteurs du Québec.

Achievements

  • 1985  Design of Médaille Léon-Guérin (Prix du Québec)
  • 1987-1988  Bronze mural (2 m x 5 m / 6.56' x 16.40'), Royal Sprinkler Co.
  • 1994  Monumental sculpture: Cassiopeia
  • 1994  Monumental bronze sculpture on public square (facing city hall in Quebec City) for Caisse populaire du Vieux-Québec
  • 1998  Sculptures for the television movie L'Obsession, Radio-Canada
  • 1999-2000  Three monumentals sculptures (12 ft-3,6 m), West Palm Beach, FL,USA
  • 1999-2000  Television advertising for Osteoporosis Foundation: conception, sculpture and acting.
  • 2006  2006 Commemorative tablet and sculpture (M. Pierre Nolin) Fernand Séguin Research Centre
  • 2007   Commission of a low relief for the National Battlefields Commission in honour of  Martin Abraham, which will be installed on the Plains of Abraham in Québec City, Canada.
  • 2007  Commission of a 7-foot bronze sculpture: Cassiopeia. Commision of Schedar by the illustrious American Dr. Frederick Carrick.
  • 2007 - 2008   Restoration of the sculpture The Great Welcome in Québec City owned by the  Caisse populaire de Québec.
  • 2008   Restoration of the old tannery in Knowlton, Québec.

Collections

  • National Bank of Canada
  • Samson et Bélair
  • Musée du Québec
  • Lavalin
  • Bombarbier
  • Croteau
  • La Caisse Populaire du Vieux Québec
  • Lord Rothermere
  • Hôtel Le Saint-James, Montréal

Memberships

  • Active member of Conseil de la sculpture du Québec
  • Active member of R.A.A.V.
  • Active member of I.A.S.

Reviews

Magazines

  • Estrie Magazine, autumn 2006
  • Photonews, Fall 2006
  • Parcours, August 2005
  • Le Magazin'art, winter 1998
  • Estrie Magazine, Oct.-Nov. 1991
  • Le Collectionneur, winter 1990-1991
  • Le Magazin'art, autumn 1991
  • Le Collectionneur, winter 1989

Newspapers

  • La Tribune, December 7, 2007
  • L'Actualité Médicale, April 12, 2006
  • La Tribune, October 30, 2000
  • Le Journal Des Pays-D'En-Haut, September, 29, 1999
  • Symposium, Fall 1999
  • Boca Raton News, August 16, 1998
  • Le Richelieu, November 2, 1997
  • Le Canada français, November 13, 1996
  • Le Richelieu, November 10, 1996
  • Le Canada français,  October 30, 1996
  • The Stanstead Journal, September 6, 1995
  • La Presse, (Montréal) May 6, 1995
  • Le Soleil de Québec, Quebec City, November 5 , 1994
  • La Tribune, Sherbrooke, November 5, 1994
  • La Tribune, Sherbrooke, October 5, 1991
  • The Record (Township week), Sherbrooke, Quebec, Sept. 28,1991
  • The Stanstead Journal, Stanstead, Quebec, Feb. 6,1991

Publications

  • Cent vingt du Cercle, by Guy Robert
  • Le Guide Vallée II and III
  • Art et Tendance du Québec by Sam Aber
  • Guide des artisans du Québec, authored and published by Stanké
  • Magazin'art, biennial catalog of Canadian artists in galleries,
  • International Edition 1996-97, 1998-99, 2000-01, 2003-04, 2004-2005

Television programs

  • CBC - On the road again, Jan. 1992
  • TVA - YRDTB (Y a rien de trop beau) 1993
  • TVA - La vie à Québec. 1992
  • Radio Québec - Beau et Chaud, 18 Aug., 1993
  • TVA - Bla Bla Bla (Joe Bocan) 1993
  • TVA - Bla Bla Bla (Judy Richards) fall 1994
  • TVA - Bla Bla Bla (Claude Dubois) fall 1995
  • Radio-Canada - Les Yeux du Coeur, 27 Feb., 1998
  • TVA - Bla Bla Bla (Pauline Lapointe) winter 1998
  • Radio-Canada - Television movie « Jamais sans Amour » :
  • L'Obsession, winter 1998



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