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25 May

As the 20th anniversary of the passing of Guy Duguay approaches, I thought of re-posting this obit as a celebration of his life. Remembering / Guy Duguay Moncton artist returned to’paradise’ Published in the Telegraph Journal, Saturday, June 8, 1996 / Arts & Entertainment By Valerie LeBlanc The life and work of Moncton artist Guy Duguay stands out as a testament to the power of creativity and perseverance. Since

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

8 Dec

A soundwalk presentation refers to audio designed for listening along a prescribed route. There are various ways of presenting and experiencing artworks based on sound and / or using sound as a component, but the basic concept is not new.  As innovative consumer technologies multiply, interdisciplinary artists adapt quickly, utilizing contemporary tools for delivery of ideas, visuals and audio. In the history of the

5 Dec

Report from a visit to Miami and the Everglades National Park – Valerie LeBlanc and Daniel Dugas, November 2014 Our visit to South Florida to screen video poetry at the Miami Book Fair International and a visit to the Everglades National Park was short.  Aside from the two days of air travel, we were there for just three days, really full days! To begin, on November 18, we screened several videos and took part in a panel

25 Nov

My video Annotation, based on a quote from Charles Péguy has been included in the International Film Poetry Festival, Athens Greece, for Friday 28/11/2014. International Film Poetry Festival 2014 friday 28/11/2014 / starts 20.00Video artists: D.H Dugas CAN | M. Dickes USA | D. Wotton FRM. Piatek POL | J. Solomko UKR | I. Shevchenko UKRS. Wiegner GER. |J. Brok & A.Marseille HOL T. Bentley UK | Visto Desde el Zaguán

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

1 Apr

Condo Fee Lifestyle: Model for the Delivery of Technology [1] April 1, 2013 One of the actual rewards of consumer accessible technology has been the condo fee lifestyle.  We now can download and upload our own material to the worldwide web, talk instantly to friends and family; videophone them, text them, and share photo and video of events as they take place on a geographically global scale.  The price tag attached is

7 Dec

Synopsis Life is a lot of things happening at once and often there is no place for time out. How can individuals recognize life-defining moments and use them to carry forward or change direction? On the raft, we learn a little about the lives of each character. Maybe it is enough to gain insight into the human condition. Five fictional characters have been imagined from elements shared by participants during interviews.

8 Jul

Soundbury Thierry Bissonnette Français Daniel Dugas et Valérie LeBlanc se sont faits chasseurs ­cueilleurs sonores lors de la foire d’art sudburoise. Ces artistes de Moncton ont déambulé parmi les activités de la FAAS 2010 afin de prélever des séquences qui formeraient Soundbury, une collection en ligne de moments audio qui livre leur vision singulière d’une période effervescente sous la forme d’une

18 May

Living in Dangerously Smooth Times will be launched on May 26 at Chapters in Dieppe. I will be there from 2 p.m. until  4 p. m. Looking forward to seeing you there! Chapters 499 Paul Dr Dieppe, NB (506) 855-8075 “Working in the 9 to 5 jungle, might not be so bad if it did not have to get personal.” LIVING IN DANGEROUSLY SMOOTH TIMES is a collection of thoughts: stray stories, tips for living less stressfully,

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

Prise de parole


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

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