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16 Mar

Once we enter into a photograph, even for a fleeting glance, we become changed. And if we take the time to look around ‘in there’, imagining the view to the left and right, farther off in the horizon and even back behind us, we can be there with the person who looks out to us. As she/he looks into the camera, we look back to her/him through the lens of the photographer; on a clear day, time and space melt in

27 Jun

We are very happy to have contributed to the issue. The layout is beautiful! The article is “reproduced with permission, billie spring 2016 issue”. Flow: Big Waters Beaverbrook Art Gallery launches second issue of BILLIE: Undercurrents in Atlantic Canadian Visual Culture Fredericton, NB, June 1, 2016 — The Beaverbrook Art Gallery is pleased to announce the second issue of BILLIE: Undercurrents in Atlantic

28 Apr

On April 28, Daniel Dugas and I each gave  a talk at the Galerie Sans Nom during the Frye Festival.    Text(e) Image Beat talks given through the Galerie Sans Nom and the Frye Festival, (pdf

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

28 Apr

I found the doll lying in the bark and rubbish that had washed down after a rain. As the doll appears to me to be an artifact, I went back to photograph it in the place where it had been found. (See re-enactment photos below from April 20, 2013) By coincidence, a few days after I found the doll, I attended a recital at the Sydney Conservatorium. Waiting outside the hall for the concert to begin, I saw a similar doll in a

18 Aug

Who makes public records and how? In the future, how will archiving be carried out for the Internet? What sites will be included, what will be discarded, and for what reasons? Will market pressure alone determine online

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
Français/English

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http://www.prisedeparole.ca/auteurs/?id=1264

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