MANON LABROSSE

Education

 

2002 University of Ottawa: BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS

 

Solo exhibitions

 

2015 Within the Woods, I sit and wait, Galerie St-Laurent + Hill, Ottawa, ON

2015 What we see Through the Trees, Ferneyhough Contemporary, North Bay, ON

2014 Searching for the Landscape, Espace Odyssée, Maison de la culture de Gatineau, QC

2014 The Aerial Landscape, Gallery 815, Hearst ON

2014 THAW, The Ottawa Arts Council, Ottawa ON

2013 Scattered Trees, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON

2012 Tree Farm, Galerie St-Laurent + Hill, Ottawa, ON

2008 Le paysage désolé et les pylônes, Galerie Art-Image, Gatineau, QC

2005 One Telephone Pole from Home, Galerie St-Laurent + Hill, Ottawa, ON

 

 

Duo exhibitions

 

2007 Manon Labrosse & Adria Collins, Galerie St-Laurent + Hill, Ottawa ON

 

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 Instructor’s exhibition, Stone School Gallery, Portage du Fort, QC

2015 Nature resplendent, Ferneyhough Contemporary, North Bay, ON

2015 This is My Road, Stone School Gallery, Portage du Fort, QC

2014 Selection of gallery artists, Ferneyhough Contemporary, North Bay, ON

2013 Identity Road Map, Video collaboration with Laura Levesque, NBOG, Ottawa ON

2007 Splash! at Art Rental , The Ottawa Art Gallery, Sales & Rental, Ottawa ON

2007 20 x 20 x 20, Sandra Goldie Gallery, Montreal, QC

2006 Landscapes, Sandra Goldie Gallery, Montreal, QC

2006 Summer Blues, The Ottawa Art Gallery, Sales & Rental, Ottawa, ON

2005 Abstractions, The Ottawa Art Gallery, Sales & Rental, Ottawa, ON

2002 Who’s Next, Who’s Next!, The Ottawa Art Gallery, Sales & Rental, Ottawa, ON

 

Selected auctions and charitable events

 

2014 Gallery 101, Ottawa, ON

2014 Sketch, SAW Gallery, Ottawa ON

2014 Luck! Chance! The Ottawa Arts Council, Ottawa, ON

2013 Luck! Chance! The Ottawa Arts Council, Ottawa, ON

2013 Le pARTy, juried auction, The Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa ON

2012 Le pARTy, juried auction, The Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa ON

2011 Luck! The Ottawa Arts Council, Ottawa ON

2009 The OAG annual art auction, juried, The Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa ON

2008 XX, OAG 20th anniversary, juried, The Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa ON

 

Grants and awards

2015 Corel Endowment Fund for the Arts Award, Ottawa Arts Council

2014 Ontario Arts Council, emerging artist grant (Artistes visuels et métiers d'art)

2008 City of Ottawa's B-grant for visual artists

2006 City of Ottawa’s B-grant for visual artists

2005 City of Ottawa’s B-grant for visual artists

 

Private and public collections

 

WebHancer, Ottawa, ON

Keller Williams Ottawa Realty

CHEO Dream of a Lifetime

 

Private collections in Canada and the U.S.

 

 

Gallery Representation

 

Galerie St-Laurent + Hill, Ottawa ON

Gallery 3, Ottawa ON

Ferneyhough Contemporary, North Bay ON

 

Selected articles / reviews

 

2015 Le matin du Nord, ICI Radio-Canada interview with Josée Perreault, Oct 20

2015 Ottawater, Issue 11, Featured artwork, January 30

2014 Manon Labrosse Takes a Different Stand on Landscape, Study28, Violette Stepaniuk, Nov 18

2014 Artful Blogger, Ottawa Magazine, Paul Gessel, Nov issue

2014 Les nouvelles perspectives de Manon Labrosse, Marie-Pier Lécuyer, La Revue/Info07, Oct 8

2014 Nature Tourmentée selon Manon Labrosse, Maud Cucchi, Arts Visuels, Le Droit, Oct 5

2014 Le matin du nord, Radio-Canada, Interview with Josée Perreault, Sept 16

2014 Parcours d'identité, Rendez-Vous, ICI ARTV, Radio-Canada, Aug 28

2014 Ruby TFO, TFO (television and web), Mar 31

2014 Click Here with Mitchell Caplan, CHUO 89.1 FM, Feb 19

2014 RegArts, Rogers Television (Télévision Rogers), Feb 15

2014 Thaw/Dégel Beats the Winter Blues, Apt613, Crystal Beshara, Feb 6

2013 Art at the CAO: Manon Labrosse, CAO Circular, Stéphane Lauzon, Nov issue

2013 Le matin du Nord, Radio-Canada, Interview with Isabelle Fleury, Nov 25

2013 Studio Visit: Manon Labrosse Blends the Abstract and Real, Apr613, Alejandro Bustos, May 17

2008 When Science Meets Art: Promising Shows to Come in 2008, Paul Gessel, The Ottawa Citizen, Jan 10,

2008 RegArts, Rogers Television , Mar 21

2008 Le Téléjournal, Art et Culture, Radio-Canada, Mar 20

2008 La beauté électrisante du paysage aride, Claude Bouchard, Le journal Le Droit, Mar 22-23

2008 Art that Fits to a Tea, Paul Gessel, The Ottawa Citizen, Apr 17

2008 Manon Labrosse, Le paysage et la nostalgie, François Chalifour, Revue Liaisons, n°140, été 2008,

2005 Market Art Crawl, The Ottawa Xpress , July 14

 

Other professional activities / volunteer activities

 

2015 Creative residency, Algonquin Art Centre + Algonquin Wildlife Research Station, Algonquin Park

2015 Representative for the Pontiac region, Cultural committee, MRC des collines, QC

2015 Communication / Social media for Nuit Blanche Ottawa + Gatineau

2015 Artist residency, Spark Box Studio, Prince Edward County

2015 Selection committee member, Travelling exhibition, Pontiac Artists Association

2015 Selection committee member, Le pARTy yearly juried auction, The Ottawa Art Gallery

2015 Artist Talk, for Within the Woods I Sit and Wait, with BRAVO-Est, April 23

2009 Juror, Ontario Council for the Arts, Emerging Artist production grant selection

 

Workshops

 

2015 : 3 day workshop: One Shape, Multiple Compositions, Pontiac School for the Arts

 

Memberships

 

Ottawa Arts Council, CARFAC, BRAVO, G101, Pontiac Artists Association