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1 Nov

We were on one of two airplanes to arrive in Nairobi at around 9 p.m. Everyone was funneled into a mass waiting area that eventually led to cordoned off lines and Customs Clerks. There was no clear indication of which line you should get into but it was not a problem. Outside of the Diplomatic queue, everyone was expected to find her / his way to any desk. There, each person had to stand in front of a camera, some were

10 Sep

Illumination: Valerie LeBlanc and Daniel H. Dugas for the Poetic License Week, September 3-11, 2016 For this collaborative work, we have juxtaposed texts to appear as graffiti on the hull of a boat. The left and right hands both speak to the challenges of forging a path through life. The audio, wind from the sea, speaks for everyone. Illumination from Basic Bruegel on

7 Sep

We have been (Daniel H. Dugas and Valerie LeBlanc) and  invited to participate in the Kistrech Poetry Festival 2016 in Kissi, Kenya, October 3 – 8, 2016. We will also present a paper entitled Flow: Big Waters at Kisii University. We would like to thank the Canada Council for the Arts and the New Brunswick Arts Board for their assistance. Kistrech Poetry Festival Welcome to the 4th edition of Kistrech Poetry Festival in

3 Sep

My video Cultural Flotsam has been included in the 29th Festival Les Instants Vidéo! Date : November 10 to 13th Place : Marseille (Friche la Belle de Mai) and since november 11th to december 4th on Visual Container TV www.visualcontainer.net) The 29th Festival Les Instants Vidéo 2016 will be in Marseille (Friche La Belle de Mai, Galerie Deux, ADPEI, SARA), in Martigues, in Briançon, in Argentina (VideoBardo/Buenos Aires),

14 Jul

Poetry Ghost Squid #12, 2004 digital print 105 x 76.8 x 3.2 cm (framed) Collection of the Alberta Foundation for the Arts Thank you to Katherine Ylitalo, the Curator, the Glenbow Museum, the Calgary Foundation, and the Alberta Foundation for the Arts. Excerpt from Katherine Ylitalo: Valerie LeBlanc made a significant contribution to the media arts in Calgary while she taught in Media Arts and Digital Technology at the

20 May

http://mediapackboard.tumblr.com/post/144604975233 I am very happy to announce that FLOW: BIG WATERS, in collaboration with Daniel H. Dugas and Cultural Flotsam have been included in the ‘Utopia/Dystopia’ screening 2nd June 7.00pm at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution. In association with Bath Fringe Festival tickets: £5.00 / £3.00 cons available at: BRLSI on the door 16-18 Queen Square, Bath, Avon

9 Mar

To give a measure of doubt in favour of human organization, we could say that what floats in the bay among the seaweed is accidental. And if the jellyfish and sea birds find value there, what does it say for our cultural legacy? Duration: 1 min 59

7 Dec

As the natural environment fights back against the construction of a new suburb, a voice calls out for help. The audio has been mixed from urban and rural sources, recorded in various locations. Vimeo Duration: 3 min: 25

24 Sep

Artist Visit to FILE 2015, Sao Paulo, Brazil FLOW: BIG WATERS, an on-going video installation of Valerie LeBlanc and Daniel Dugas is based on research carried out during July 2014 when invited to the Everglades National Park by AIRIE – Artists in Residence in Everglades and the US National Park Service. Our video program FLOW: BIG WATERS was presented, under the Media Arts Category, FILE 2015, June 16 – August

18 Mar

Le vernissage de Text(e) Image Beat aura lieu le 20 mars 2015 à la Galerie Sans Nom! The opening of Text(e) Image Beat will be held on March 20 at the Galerie Sans Nom! With: Heid E. Erdrich, Hannah Black, Matt Mullins, Martha Cooley, John D. Scott, Tom Konyves, Swoon (AKA Marc Neys), Michel Félix Lemieux, Kevin Barrington, Maryse Arseneault, Fernando Lazzari and Matthew Hayes. GSN website: Text(e) Image Beat  Poster. La

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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