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6 Nov

An Evening with AIRIE (Artists in Residence in Everglades) Miami Bookfair International 2014 Tuesday, November 18th @ 7pm at The Swamp Pavillion Look for the big tent at the southeast corner of N.E. 3rd Street and 2nd Avenue. Science + Art:  Transformative Experiences in the Everglades Despite its importance, abundance of wildlife, and great natural beauty, many people have never visited  the Everglades and only have a

21 Oct

Cuttings Magazine (Sydney, AU) is out! My Tippy’s Recipe: The Box in the Road is now available for download! They say that things move more slowly in the country. Whether or not this is actually the case, we have embraced the idea like a troupe of method actors, taking an entire year to get this issue from call-out to finished product. We’ve paid attention to the journey, sniffed the roses, fondled the animals, and

11 Oct

I am very happy  that my video Annotation has been included in this year’s festival.  159 vidéo d’artistes issus de 44 pays, sont proposés dans 19 programmations cosmopolites comme autant de gammes (avec de mauvaises notes, des croches, des soupirs) de vidéo (pas vides, pas livides) pour donner corps aux sens et sens aux corps… Des débats pour mettre aux abois les langues de bois, des ébats d’idées et de

10 Sep

My video Walking on Water has been selected for the Western Canada’s first film fest for Commuters. September 15-21, 2014 Films in Transit Silent one minute movies for one an all Gotta Minute Launch Party Septebmer 15 | 2:30 – 4:30pm ETS LRT Churchill Station Pedway (near Winspear LRT entrance) in Edmonton’s Arts District. Join us for popcorn, treats and all the fun as we launch Edmonton’s inaugural

10 Sep

I am very happy that my photograph POETRY GHOST SQUID # 12, from the collection of the Alberta Foundation for the Arts, has been included in the Made in Calgary: The 2000’s exhibition. The fifth and final installment in Glenbow’s groundbreaking survey of regional art, Made in Calgary: The 2000s reflects the energy and diversity of the arts community in the first decade of the twenty-first century. The artists

5 Sep

My sculpture Trophy (New Brunswick Art Bank Collection) has been selected for inclusion in La Grande visite II exhibition. Grande Visite II consists of artworks in various media and a video of the exhibition, with music performed by a New Brunswick musician. An artist will engage students in art activities at each of the 12 schools. Each school is also committed to presenting an activity based on the exhibition to the

3 Aug

The following writeup was originally published on the Knight Arts website on July 25th 2014 By Daniel Dugas and Valerie LeBlanc, AIRIE We came from the north. As we approached Miami, the pilot said something about the weather while swerving to miss storm cells. A few hours later, after we had landed, the downpour started in earnest. The rain was heavy, the sky black. It was a big storm; actually it was the first tropical

4 Jul

Article by Linda Hersey, published in the Time & Transcript, July 4,

10 Jun

LAUNCH! MPB-X launched June 9, 2014. Critical Discourse Surrounding Ideas of Portability in Art and Art Dissemination The publication features a foreword by editor Diana Sherlock and is followed by essays from Renato Vitic, Michael McCormack, Daniel H. Dugas and Valerie LeBlanc. The eBook discussions draw from MediaPackBoard (MPB) programming carried out since 2005, in the context of contemporary portable art

12 May

P-R-E-L-L Shampoo – a view of life and the cosmos based upon product advertising I have this clear childhood memory of a Prell Shampoo ad on television and in magazines. What I remember more than the actual product; thick, clear and a rich emerald green, was the tube. The clear plastic tube was divided into a series of globes, one for each letter of the name, and each globe held enough shampoo for one time use only.

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.

Date : April 2020
Genre : Vidéopoésie/Videopoetry
Français/English


Videopoetry / Vidéopoésie

Small Walker Press

Date : January 2021
Genre : Poetry
English

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