Portfolio Tag: modern art

Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal

In March 2015, I was commissioned to paint a work of art inspired by L’Aiglon (The Eaglet), an opera in five acts, set to Alexandrine verse by Edmond Rostand. The Opera paints a picture of Napoleon’s son, Napoléon François Charles Joseph Bonaparte, who was at birth proclaimed King of Rome. While he sought to free himself from the...
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Video 1 Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal

On March 2015, I was commissioned to paint a work of art inspired by L’Aiglon (The Eaglet), an opera in five acts, set to Alexandrine verse by Edmond Rostand, that paints a picture of Napoleon’s son, Napoléon François Charles Joseph Bonaparte, who was at birth proclaimed King of Rome. While he sought to free himself from the shadow...
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Video 2 Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal

Montreal video production company BLVD was responsible for streaming a video of me painting in the lobby onto the outside of the street facades of the Kennedy Pavilion of UQAM and the Maisonneuve Theatre. Thousands of intrigued, street spectators watched me as I worked in the Theatre lobby and as conductor Kent George Nagano led the...
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M magazine-Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

My painting, 'La Petite du Musée', was featured in the Museum's M Magazine September 2012, p.15 / (M – La revue du musée des beaux-arts de Montréal). In 2012, I was commissioned by The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal's largest museum and amongst the most prominent in Canada, to do a painting for their 2012 - 2013 school bulletin. I decided to...
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Décover Magazine

Décover Magazine, Vol. 12, September 2011, p. 20-21 Décover Magazine is a visual arts magazine that spotlights the art scene in Montreal and Quebec. It produces a new edition every three months. The magazine is rich in images of works by a variety of artists from several disciplines - painting to...
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Landscapes Gallery

I love painting skies! If emotion could be painted it would be in the form of a sky. Someone once said that sky is a medium of revelation through which God shows himself to us. My landscape paintings give me a great deal of personal creative expression by inputting into it emotions and feelings. By definition,...
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Sculpture Gallery

My sculptured frames on mirrors or chair or as part of paintings are really a fusion of painting and sculpture. I believe that they defy categorization. I use rare finds and eclectic troves from our collective past - toy dinosaurs and soldiers, collected shells from seaside family vacations and the silk flowers from grandma’s house. I use retro toys and...
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Le Devoir / Mural Festival

Caroline Montpetit of Le Devoir, Montreal's major French newspaper, covered the Mural Festival in June of 2015. The MURAL festival is "THE" North-American destination for all things urban art. Located in the heart of Saint-Laurent boulevard, MURAL’s mission is to democratize urban art. Its program is bold and daring and Mural offers the public the opportunity to...
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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

La Petite du Musée is a piece commissioned by the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts for their 2012 – 2013 school bulletin. . Délivrance de l'Aiglon is the first commissioned artwork of a private collection initiative started by L'Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal, in conjunction with their presentation of the opera l'Aiglon. The Queen was commissioned by Décover Magazine in Montreal...
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The Montreal Gazette / Papirmass

In Feb. 2013, Fatima Arkin wrote an article in The Montreal Gazette about my art work and Papirmass which describes itself as an art subscription for the culturally curious. Every month subscribers receive a great surprise in the mail: a print featuring art on one side and a contemporary writing piece on the other. In 2009, after graduating from...
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