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14 Dec

Everglades, un livre coécrit avec Daniel H. Dugas et publié à Prise de parole est en nomination dans la catégorie littérature pour les Éloizes 2020! Finalistes 2020 – Artiste de l’année en littérature #Éloizes Daniel H. Dugas et Valerie LeBlanc – Poésie, Everglades Jonathan Roy – Poésie, Savèches à fragmentation Réjean Roy – Illustrations, B pour bayou Communiqué (AAAPNB)

19 Nov

Je suis très contente de faire partie de ce numéro de la Revue Ancrages. Mon texte s’est dévoilé au coin de la Rue Botsford et du Boulevard Wheeler entre 10h et 11h. Merci à Rachel Duperreault et à Sonya Malaborza! Thanks to Rachel and Sonya for their work on Ancrages #21. Thanks to Ancrages for the gift of time to get out and write! Text + photos: http://ancrages.ca/edition/no-21-acadie24/valerie-leblanc/ Video:

13 Nov

The Merriam-Webster online dictionary defines the ‘snapshot’ as 1) a casual photograph made typically by an amateur with a small handheld camera and 2) an impression or view of something brief or transitory. While amateur relates to unprofessional, or non-professional, the first definition is dated by the fact that recording devices, while becoming smaller, are also now capable of more definition; in the case of cameras,

17 Oct

We are happy to announce that our video « Fundy » has been selected for the 32nd Instants Vidéo. The screening is scheduled for November 10 in Marseille at the Friche la Belle de Mai (CARTONNERIE), 41 rue Jobin, 13003. Here is the program for the 5 pm screening: « Images de la nature / Nature des images »: films de Valerie LeBlanc & Daniel H. Dugas (Canada), Susanne Wiegner (Allemagne), William A Brown (USA),

9 Oct

We were (Daniel H. Dugas and I) over in Halifax to meet with Laura Ritchie and to look at the exhibition space at MSVU Art Gallery. Our installation Fundy will be seen there from August 29 – November 1, 2020.

25 Sep

We are (Daniel H. Dugas and Valerie LeBlanc) very happy to say that Everglades the Installation will be shown from February 28 to April 10, 2020, at the Centre d’arts visuels de l’Alberta in Edmonton. It will then be exhibited at the Galerie Colline in Edmunston, NB – July 2 – September 6, 2020! This installation will present, for the first time, a global view of our project. Nous sommes (Daniel H.

13 Aug

We (Daniel H. Dugas and Valerie LeBlanc) just finished our project Around Osprey. We were artists in residence in Osprey, FL from July 1 to August 15 2018. It was an incredible experience of discoveries and encounters. Again we would like to thank everyone at the Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast for their help. We would also like to acknowledge artsnb and the Canada Council for the Arts for their support. Around

13 May

Time Travel in this Moment was created on February 17, 2002, and has been moved from its original location on May 12, 2019, to a WordPress site:

29 Apr

location, location, location: we are getting closer (May 22-26, 2002), was a portable webcam project carried out as our participation in the Atlantic Cultural Space Conference, Moncton, NB. For the project, we travelled east to the Conference from Calgary, Alberta. Flying into cities along the way, we worked in connection with the artist run centres: Videopool, Winnipeg, Saw Video, Ottawa and EMMEDIA, Calgary. Setting out

18 Feb

Fundy (2019)

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Fundy A projet by Valerie LeBlanc and Daniel H. Dugas Learning that July 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing and the famous quote: “ … one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind,” we decided to combine our own voyages to capture the spirit of places in and surrounding the Fundy biosphere with this out-of-world historic event. We set out to explore a wide range of sites within and

About Valerie LeBlanc


Originally from Halifax, Nova Scotia, pluri-­disciplinary artist and writer Valerie LeBlanc has worked in Canada, the United States, Europe, and Australia. Her creations travel between poetry, performance, visual and written theory. Valerie LeBlanc has been creating video poetry since the mid 1980’s, and is the creator of the MediaPackBoard (MPB), portable screening / performance device.

L’artiste pluridisciplinaire Valerie LeBlanc est vidéaste, poète, performeuse et essayiste. Son travail oscille entre le remarquable et le quotidien. Elle a exposé ses œuvres en Europe, en Australie et au Brésil. Elle crée des vidéopoèmes depuis le milieu des années 1980 et a inventé le MediaPackBoard (MPB), un appareil de projection mobile pour la performance.

Everglades
À partir de leur exploration du parc national des Everglades, Daniel H. Dugas et Valerie LeBlanc cartographient dans cet essai poétique les effets de la présence humaine sur le milieu naturel, les traces qu’elle y dépose. Everglades est une ode à la beauté, à la fragilité et à la résilience d’une nature aux prises avec une espèce envahissante, la nôtre.

Everglades
Through their exploration of the Everglades National Park, Daniel H. Dugas and Valerie LeBlanc document, in this poetic collection, the effects of human presence in the natural world and the traces left behind. Everglades is an ode to the beauty, the fragility and the resilience of nature faced with the invasiveness of a particular species, ours.

Date : Mars 2018
Genre : Poésie
Collection : Poésie
ISBN : 9782897441029
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http://www.prisedeparole.ca/auteurs/?id=1264

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