CV

Teaching Experience

  • 2002-present Associate Professor, Concordia University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Studio Arts Department, Photography Program, Montreal, Quebec

Academic Background

  • 2001 Masters of Fine Arts, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec
  • 1994 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2014 Belle de Jour II, Lilian Rodriguez Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2013 Antonia’s Garden, VU Gallery, Quebec City, Quebec
  • 2011 Antonia's Garden, Occurrence Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2010 Pietà, Lilian Rodriguez Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
  • Imagined Paradise, Art Soutterain, Cité Internationale, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2008 The Dandy Collection, In Plain Sight Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2007 Breathless, Gallery Trois Points, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2005 The Recognitions, Gallery Trois Points, Montreal, Quebec
  • The Recognitions, Gallery Séquence, Chicoutimi, Quebec
  • 2004 Forms of Address/Undress, Modern Fuel Gallery, Kingston, Ontario (catalogue)
  • 2003 Belle de Jour, University of California Berkeley Gallery, San Francisco, California
  • Belle de Jour, Easter Edge Gallery, St-John's, Newfoundland
  • 2002 Belle de Jour, Observatoire 4 Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2001 Amuletta, Maison de la Culture, Côte des Neiges, Montreal, Quebec
  • Amuletta, Exart Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
  • 1995 Baptême, Vu Gallery, Quebec City, Quebec (catalogue)

Group Exhibitions

  • 2013 Habiter sa couleur (In Living Colour), curator: Marie Eve Beaupré, outdoor installation, Montreal, Quebec (upcoming)
  • 2012 Hors Champ, Espace Virtuel de Chicoutimi, Chicoutimi, Quebec
  • Fresh 2012 Annual Summer Show, Klompching Gallery, New York, NY (online)
  • 2011 Frontline, The 11th Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, Shaanxi, China
  • The Ephemeral: Fugacity and Permanence in Contemporary Art, Lilian Rodriguez Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2009 Different Points of View, Lilian Rodriguez Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
  • Peek, The Darkroom Gallery, curator: Debbie Fleming, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
  • 2008 Childhood, National School of Architecture La Villette, curator: Paul Demare, Paris, France
  • Women Shooting Women, Roger Smith Hotel Gallery, curator: Karen Florek, New York, New York
  • 2007 Des Bêtes et des Hommes, Gallery Trois Points, Montreal, Quebec
  • Arianna, Théâtre du Nouveau Monde, Replaying Narrativity, Mois de la Photo à Montréal 10th edition, curator: Marie Fraser, Montreal, Quebec (catalogue)
  • Sous l'oeil de la Photographe-portraits des Femmes, 1898-2003, curator: Lucie Bureau, Travelling Exhibition (catalogue)
  • Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, Ontario
  • University of Moncton Gallery, Moncton, New Brunswick (2006)
  • Union-Vie de Drummondville Art Gallery, Drummondville, Québec (2006)
  • Centre D'Expression St-Hyacinthe, Quebec (2005)
  • Centre D'Exposition de Val D'or, Val D'Or, Quebec (2004)
  • 2006 Alone, Gallery 44, curator: Penny Cousineau-Levine, Toronto, Ontario, (catalogue)
  • Being in Body, Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery, Kimball Visual Arts Center, Weber State University, curator: Leslie Bellavance, Ogden, Utah, USA
  • Faking Death, Jack Shainman Gallery, curator: Penny Cousineau-Levine, New York, New York (catalogue/book)
  • 2005 Individuation, Esthésio Contemporary Art, Quebec City, Quebec
  • 6th Biennale, A.I.R. Gallery, curator: Maura Reilly, New York, New York
  • 2004 Northwest Annual, Center on Contemporary Art, Curator: Ken Lum, Seattle, Washington, USA
  • 2003 Six, Observatoire 4 Gallery, curator: Penny Cousineau-Levine, Montreal, Quebec
  • Persona Grata, curators: Maurice Forget and Joyce Millar
  • Stewart Hall Gallery, Point Claire, Quebec (catalogue)
  • Arts Sutton Art Gallery, Sutton, Quebec (catalogue)
  • Les Fleurs du Mal, Vu Gallery, Jardin St-Roch, Quebec City, Quebec
  • Young Fiction, Gallery Trois Points, curator: Evergon, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2000 Blue Ecstasy, Galerie Éphémères, organized by Observatorie 4 Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
  • 1999 Au delà du Rêve Americain, Gallery 318, Montreal, Quebec
  • At the Origin of Memory: A Selection of Works by Montreal Artists of Italian Descent, curator: Anna Carlevaris, Cantieri Culturali alla ZIsa/Ducrot Gallery, Palermo, Sicily, Italy and Palazzo Barracano, Bologna, Emilia Romagna, Italy
  • 1994 Et les Villes S’éclabouissaient de Bleu, Strathearn Intercultural Center, Montreal, Quebec (catalogue)
  • 1993 21 Lieux Photographiques, Centre International d’art Contemporain, Montreal, Quebec
  • En Dehors de Soi, Dazibao Gallery, Montreal, Quebec (catalogue)

Curatorial Work

  • 2013The Body and The Landscape, Gallery Lilian Rodriguez, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2011 Departure, Les Territoires Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2009 Index: Photo 400-Undergraduate Photography students' year-end show, co-curated with Geneviéve Cadieux, Espace Jean Brillant, Montreal, Quebec
  • Canada's Got Treasures, Canadian Heritage Information Network on line exhibition, co-investigator/curator with Dr. Loren Lerner
  • 2008 16: Photo 400-Undergraduate Photography students year-end show, Gallery Art Mûr, Montreal, Quebec
  • Inspirations: Dialogues with the William Notman Archives, co curated with Hélène Samson, McCord Museum McGill Street Project, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2006 Like a Kiss on the Wall: Photo 400-Undergraduate Photography students year-end show, co-curated with Geneviève Cadieux, Gallery Art Mûr, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2005 Meristem: Photo 400-Undergraduate Photography students' year-end show, co-curated with Evergon, Gallery Art Mûr, Montreal, Quebec
  • Pixelware/A Sublime Forgery, co-curated with France Chonière and Sarah Angelucci, Dazibao Gallery, Montreal, Quebec and Gallery 44, Toronto, Ontario
  • 2001 XX5, Fine Arts Donors Event, VAV Gallery, Montreal, Quebec

Public Art Installation Work

  • 2011 Magical Flora, UMA à LOUER, Urban Street project, 3990 Notre Dame West, www.umamontreal.com/alouer, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2008 Bloom Another Day in Paradise, Cultural Community Centre, CCSE Hochelaga
  • Maisonneuve-Ville de Montréal Public Art Competition, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2007 Arianna, Théâtre de Nouveau Monde, Mois de la Photo à Montréal 10th edition, Replaying Narrativity, curator: Marie Fraser, Montreal, Quebec

Screenings

  • 2010 Imagined Paradise series, New York Photo Festival, Desire Issue, Purpose Magazine, Brooklyn Bridge Plaza, New York
  • Imagined Paradise series, Festival Voies Off, Cours de L'Archevêche, place de la République, Desire Issue, Purpose Magazine, Arles, France
  • 2009 Slideluck Potshow Montreal, Made of Stills Studio, Montreal, Quebec

Publications, Monographs, Catalogues and Texts

  • 2011 Tam, Ho. Frontline: Interviews with International Photo-based Artists. Edited by Ho Tam, Modern Press, Beijing, China, 2011
  • Campbell, James D. "On Emphatic Ground: Marisa Portolese Photographs the Family." In Antonia's Garden. Montreal, Quebec: UMA Publications, 2011.
  • Campbell, James D. "Pietà." Ciel Variable Magazine 87 (Winter 2011): 74.
  • 2010 "Desire." Purpose Magazine, Rezé, France, Spring 2010, web publication.
  • 2008 Lerner, Loren. "Adolescent Girls, Adult Women, Coming of Age Images by Five Canadian Women Artists." Girlhood Studies Winter 2008: 1-28.
  • "Identities." ETC Montréal 81(March, April, May 2008): 44.
  • "Childhood." Purpose Magazine, Rezé, France, Fall Issue 2008, web publication.
  • 2007 "Fraser, Marie. Part I: Photographic Staging and Reconstruction" In Explorations Narratives/Replaying Narrativity: Le Mois de la Photo à Montréal, edited by Marie Fraser. Montreal, Quebec, 2007. (pgs 13, 32,144-147, 377)
  • 2008 "Made in Quebec, The Recognitions. View Magazine 8 (2008): 28-30.
  • 2006 Cousineau-Levine, Penny. Alone. Exhibition catalogue. Toronto, Ontario: Gallery 44 and Gallery TPW, 2006.
  • 2005 Palmieri, Christine. "Les Humeurs du corps dans l;oeuvre de Marisa Portolese." Tessera Languages 37-38 (January 2005): 86-99.
  • 2004 Self Portraits in Contemporary Canadian Photography, edited by André Gilbert. Quebec City, Quebec: L'opposite Publications from J'ai Vu Editions, 2004. (pgs. 86-87)
  • Gjennifer Snider. Self Becoming Fantasy: Fantasy in the Construction of Identity in Forms of Address/Undress. Exhibition catalogue. Kingston, Ontario: Modern Fuel Artist Run Centre, 2004.
  • "Jaded, Présent du Commentaire Social. Esse Arts et Opinions Magazine 52 (2004): 38-39.
  • 2003 Bureau, Lucie. Sous l'oeil de la Photographe-Portraits de femmes 1898-2003. Exhibition catalogue. Val D'Or, Quebec: Centre d'exposition de Val D'Or, 2003.
  • Forget, Maurice. Persona Grata, Portraiture Under the Lens of Young Photographers. Exhibition catalogue. Sutton, Quebec: The Stewart Hall Art Gallery and Arts Sutton, Quebec, 2003.
  • Gagnon Marie-Ève & Portolese, Marisa. Un Chevreuil à la Fenêtre de ma Chambre. Montreal, Quebec: Collection Des Photographes, Dazibao Publications, 2003.
  • 2003 Cousineau-Levine, Penny. Faking Death, Canadian Art Photography and the Canadian Imagination. Montreal, Quebec: McGill Queen's University Press, 2003 (pgs 114, 177, 234 & 235).
  • 2002 Doyon, Jacques. "Nudes and Portraits/Poses and Gazes." Ciel Variable Magazine 58 (Fall 2002): 4.
  • McLeod, Dayna. "Tattooed Innocence with Post-Punk Appeal." Ciel Variable Magazine 58 (Fall 2002): 12-18.
  • Ralickas, Eduardo. Belle de Jour, Performing the Pin-Up and Other Fantasies. Exhibition catalogue. Montreal, Quebec: Gallery Obervatoire 4, 2002.
  • Portolese, Marisa. Belle de Jour, Box Set Limited Edition, Montreal, Quebec, 2002.
  • 2001 Dufour, Robert. Amuletta. Exhibition catalogue. Montreal, Quebec: La Maison de La Culture Côte Des Neiges, Ville de Montréal, 2001.
  • 1999 Carlevaris, Anna. "At the Origin of Memory: Contemporary Art by Montreal Artists of Italian Descent." Newsletter of the Association of Italian-Canadian Writers 34 (Fall 1999): 10
  • 1995 Baptême. Exhibition catalogue. Québec City, Québec: VU Gallery, 1995.
  • "Baptême. Possibles Magazine 1, no.4 (Fall 1995): 150.
  • 1994 Et Les Villes Séclaboussaient de Bleu. Exhibition catalogue. Montreal, Quebec: Strathearn Intercultural Center, 1994.
  • 1993 Martin, André and Meilleur Martine. En Dehors de Soi. Exhibition catalogue. Montreal, Quebec: Dazibao Gallery, 1993.

Reviews/Interviews (selection)

  • 2013 Campbell, James. “The Body and The Landscape”. Magenta Magazine, Spring 2013, Vol 4, No.1
  • Clement, Eric. “Les Lentilles de Concordia/The Concordia Lens”. La Presse, Visual Arts, March 30, 2013, pg 12,
  • 2012 Campbell, James. “À Louer/For Rent”. Ciel Variable Magazine 92, (Fall 2012): 78-79
  • Risch, Conor. “Behind The Scene”. Photo District News, July, 2012, 30-34.
  • Pohl, John. “Aboriginal Artists Explore Their Language”. The Montreal Gazette, January 13, 2012.
  • Redgrave, Veronica. “UMA Launches Book on Marisa Portolese”. RSVP Report, January 6, 2012, internet publication..
  • 2011 Guice, Charles. “f100: Lorena Gullén Vaschetti and Marisa Portolese”. Fototazo, October 17,2011, internet publication.
  • Pohl, John. “Photographs Jog our Memories and our Morals”. The Montreal Gazette, September 9, 2011..
  • Campbell, James. “Marisa Portolese”. Magenta Magazine, Fall 2011, Vol 2, No.4.
  • Redgrave, Veronica. “À Louer Art Fills Spaces for Rent.Fabulous and Free…”. RSVP Report, July 31, 2011, internet publication.
  • Ierfino, Maria. "Through the Looking Glass: A Snapshot of Photographer Marisa Portolese." Accenti Italia Magazine Fall issue, 2011.
  • 2010 Simon, Eric. "Interview with Marisa Portolese." Camera Obscura Magazine, Winter/Fall edition 2010, internet publication.
  • 2009 Charron, Marie-Ève. "Galeries-D'eveils et d'enoûvments" Le Devoir, August 29, 2009.
  • 2008 Tousignant, Isa. "Male Magnificence." Hour Montreal, Visual Arts, June 5, 2008, internet edition.
  • Fortin, Yvan. "Éclosion-Une Autre Journée au Paradis au CCSE Maisonneuve" Le Flambeau, Hochelaga Maisonneuve, March,12, 2008, 6.
  • 2007 Mavrikakis, Nicolas. "Gros Plan" Voir Montréal, Visual Arts, September 6, 2007, 28.
  • Charron, Marie-Ève. "Le Mois de la Photo à Montréal: Des Remakes qui Déplacent." Le Devoir, September 2, 2007, E1.
  • Tousignant, Isa. "Other Local Luminaries" Hour Montreal, Visual Arts, August 30, 2007, 8.
  • Tousignant Isa. "Marisa Portolese" Canadian Art Magazine 24, no.2 (Summer 2007): 95.
  • Tousignant, Isa. "Inhaling Deep" Hour Montreal, Visual Arts, February 8, 2007, 21.
  • Mavrikakis, Nicolas. "Portolese" Voir Montréal, Visual Arts, February 1, 2007, 42.
  • Levitz, David. "The Cerebral Space of Beauty" The McGill Daily, January 18, 2007, 2.
  • 2005 Bois, Michel. "Changer de Peau" Vie Des Arts Magazine, Fall edition 2005: 70-71.
  • Campbell, James D. "Marisa Portolese" Border Crossings Magazine 24, no.3, issue 95, 2005: 99-101.
  • Bois, Michel. "Être ou ne pas être....," Le Soleil, Visual Arts, July 23, 2005, 24.
  • Côté, Nathalie. "Individuation/Et moi et moi et moi" Voir Québec, Visual Arts, July 7, 2005, 14.
  • Côté, Éléonore. "Play/Pose" Voir Saguenay, June 30, 2005, 23.
  • "Fast Forward." Canadian Art Magazine 22, no.2 (Summer 2005): 19.
  • Crevier, Lyne. "Visages Longs" ICI Montréal, June 2, 2005, 38.
  • Villeneuve, Paul. "Portraits de Marisa Portolese" Le Journal de Montréal, Arts Visuels, May 28, 2005, 88.
  • Lehmann, Henry. "Scowl Please" The Montreal Gazette, May 21, 2005, W2.
  • Crevier, Lyne. "Image Forgée" ICI Montréal, January 13, 2005.
  • Tousignant, Isa. "Hot Art" Hour Montreal, January 13, 2005.
  • 2004 Hackett, Regina. "COCA Annual" Seattle Post Intelligencer, Arts and Entertainment October 2004, 35.
  • Kangas, Matthew. "Still Annual, but Alas Barely Northwest." Seattle Times, Visual Arts section, October 2004, 49.
  • Engleson, Matthew. "Northwest Annual" Seattle Weekly, Visual Arts Pick, November, 2004, 67.
  • 2003 Crevier, Lyne. "Sextour" ICI Montréal, October 2003, 27.
  • Crevier, Lyne. "Belle de Jour" ICI Montréal, August 2003, 30.
  • Saget, Flore. "Un Chevreuil à la fenêtre de ma Chambre" Voir Montréal, September 2003, 40.
  • Mavrikakis, Nicolas. "Survol de la Photo Actuelle" Voir Montréal, Visual Arts section, September 17, 2003, 51.
  • Thibault, Geneviéve. "Tout Feu Tout Flamme" La Gazette des Femmes 25, no.3 (September, 2003): 45.
  • Laurin, Danielle. "Féminin Pluriel" Elle Québec, No.169 (September 2003): 50.
  • Nicholson, Kathie. "Ménage à Trois" Easter Edge Bulletin, St-John's, Newfoundland, February 2003, 2-3.
  • Kovacova, Milada. "Annual International Women's Day Exhibition" Mix Magazine 28, no.4 (Spring 2003): 16.
  • 2002 Redfern, Christine. "Photo Fiction Provocateurs" Montreal Mirror, December 12, 2002, 20.
  • Schaëffner, Yves. "Review of CV Photo Portfolio" ICI Montréal, September 12, 2002, 2.
  • Lehmann, Henry. "Following the Greats to Great Effect." The Montreal Gazette, February 2, 2002, J4.
  • Delgado, Jérôme. "Se Laisser Regarder" La Presse de Montréal, January 26, 2002, 17.
  • Tousignant, Isa. "Women in the Lens" Hour Montreal, Visual Arts, January 17, 2002, 27.
  • 2001 "Têtes D'Affiche." La Presse de Montréal, December 10, 2001, E2.
  • Black, Barbara. "Fine Arts Students Sweep the Quebec du Maurier Awards" Concordia Thursday Report 26, no.7 (Fall 2001): 1.
  • "Lauréats de Talent." Journal de Montréal, September 2001.
  • Crevier, Lyne. "Gris Gris" ICI Montréal, August 9, 2001, 26.
  • Dufour, Robert. "Amuletta" Voir Montréal, June/July 2001, internet edition.
  • Slutsky, Mark. "Story of the Eye" Montreal Mirror, July 19, 2001, 34.
  • 2000 Lehmann, Henry. "Art and Commerce Meet on the Main." The Montreal Gazette, September, 9, 2000, J2.
  • Mavrikakis, Nicolas. "Fenêtres sur le Monde" Voir Montréal, Arts Visuels, August 30, 2000, 81.
  • Lamarche, Bernard. "Galeries Éphémères" Agenda Le Devoir, August 26, 2000, 4.
  • Palumbo, Michel. "Les Signes d'une absence" Vie des Arts 178 (Spring 2000): 58.
  • 1999 "Studio Arts in Italy." Concordia's Thursday Report, October 7, 1999, 2.
  • Liana, Marà. "Bollettino" Corriere Italiano, September 5, 1999, 5.
  • Liana, Marà. "La Mostra di Arte Contemporanea italo-canadese presenta con successo a Palermo" Corriere Italiano, Arte e Spettacolo, September 1,1999, 20.
  • Mancuso, Anna. "Un Po di Tutto (a bit of everything)" Journal de Montréal, Arts and Culture, Fall 1999, 34.
  • Nicita, Paola. "Le Origini della Memoria" Oggi Sicilia, August 12,1999, 12.
  • Liana, Marà. "Mostra Colletiva di artisti Italo-Canadesi, allo 'Palermo in Scena' in Agosto."" Corriere Italiano, July 21, 1999, 20.
  • 1995 Lachance, Marie. "Marisa Portolese/Nicole Doucet" Voir Québec, Visual Arts, May 25, 1995, 25.
  • 1993 Lehmann, Henry. "Art" Montreal Mirror, March 17, 1993, 23.
  • 1992 Moreau, Yvan. "Court Circuit" ETC Montréal 20 (November 1992): 51.
  • Cron, Marie Michèle. "Quand la Photo Courtise la Peinture" Le Devoir, September 26,1992, C13.
  • Aquin, Stéphane. "Kid Kodak" Voir Montréal, Visual Arts, September 17,1992, 20.
  • Duncan, Ann. "Young Photographers at Dazibao Tomorrow" The Montreal Gazette, September 4,1992, C3.

Web Publications

CD Roms

  • 2010 Project Source, Faculty of Art, Ontario College of Art and Design, photographic resource/database of female artists in Canada, Toronto, Ontario

Television/Radio

  • 2002 "Behind the Lens" Chum's Fashion Television Channel, Documentary series on Photographers in Canada.
  • 2001 "Richardson's Round Up" CBC Radio, Interview with Bill Richardson involving thesis work.

Visiting Artist Lectures

  • Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec
  • Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
  • University of California, Berkeley Extension, San Francisco, California, USA
  • University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • University of Laval, Québec, Québec, Canada

Residencies

  • 2010 Palazzo Rinaldi, Noépoli, Potenza, Basilicata, Italy
  • 2008 Centre Sagamie, Alma, Quebec
  • 2004 Vermont, Studio Arts Center, Johnson, Vermont, USA

Awards

  • 2012 Conseil des Arts et Lettres du Québec, Research and Creation Grant
  • Conseil des Arts et Lettres du Québec, Travel Grant
  • 2011 Canada Council for the Arts, Production Grant
  • 2010 A Decade of Images, Women In Photography, Juror's Choice Honorable Mention
  • CASA grant, Concordia University
  • 2009 AARE grant, Concordia University
  • 2008 FRDP grant, Concordia University
  • 2007 Conseil des Arts et Lettres du Québec, Research and Creation Grant
  • Conseil des Arts et Lettres du Québec, Travel Grant
  • SSHRC, Travel Grant
  • CASA Seed Research grant, Concordia University
  • 2006 CASA Seed Research grant, Concordia University
  • 2005 Canada Council for the Arts, Production Grant
  • 2004 Canada Council for the Arts, Travel Grant
  • Vermont Studio Center Residency Fellowship
  • 2003 Conseil des Arts et Lettres du Québec, Research and Creation Grant
  • Canada Council for the Arts, Production Grant
  • 2001 Dumaurier Arts Council, Production Grant
  • 2000 Canada Council for the Arts, Production Grant
  • Canadian Italian Business Partnership Association (CIBPA) scholarship
  • 1999 Canada Council for the Arts, Travel Grant
  • Conseil des Arts et Lettres du Québec, Travel Grant
  • 1995 Conseil des Arts et Lettres du Québec, Creation/Production Grant

Collections

  • Conseil des Art de Montréal
  • Cirque du Soleil
  • Ville de Montréal
  • Permanent Collection, Musée Nationale Des Beaux Arts du Québec
  • Prêt d'oeuvres d'art Collection, Musée Nationale Des Beaux Arts du Québec

Special Projects/Committees/Art Fairs

  • 2013 Photo Lucida, Portfolio Review, Portland, Oregon, USA
  • 2012Santa Fe Center for Photography, Portfolio review, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
  • 2011 11th Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, Shaanxi, China
  • 2010 Buenos Aires Photo Fair
  • Conseil des Arts de Montréal, visual arts, committee member (2010-ongoing)
  • 2009 Toronto International Art Fair
  • Artist Portraits/Portraits d'artistes, Conseil des Arts de Montréal/Montreal Arts Council, travelling portraits of artists and their work across the city of Montreal
  • 2008 Society for Photographic Education conference, Denver, Colorado, USA
  • 2007 Toronto International Art Fair
  • Fotobild Berlin, Portfolio review, Berlin, Germany
  • 2006 Santa Fe Center for Photography, Portfolio review, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
  • Toronto International Art Fair
  • 2005 Toronto International Art Fair
  • Special Projects/Committees/Art Fairs Continued
  • 2003 President, Board of Directors, Dazibao Gallery, Montreal, Quebec, (2003-2007)
  • 2002 Artistic Adviser, Board of Directors, Observatoire 4 Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
  • 2001 Research Assistant for Penny Cousineau-Levine for her book: Faking Death-Canadian Art Photography Since 1955, Montreal, Quebec
  • 1999 Research Assistant (intern) for Stéphane Aquin, curator of contemporary art, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Quebec