Posts Tagged ‘culture’

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

18 Sep

Good taste / Bad Taste – postcard by Valerie LeBlanc 1986 (see below for

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,

25 Sep

I have just published Living in Dangerously Smooth Times available at the Kindle Store! To download the (free) Kindle software application click here Book details Format: Kindle Edition File Size: 549 KB Publisher: Basic Bruegel Editions (September 8, 2011) Sold by: Amazon Digital Services Language: English ASIN: B005MUBK8O   (This version has been discontinued – July

15 May

DOWNTOWN (2003)

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• Galerie Sans Nom, Subterfuge – 30es anniversaire, DOWNTOWN, Moncton, NB, 2007 • ACAD, Faculty show, Downtown, Calgary, AB, 2003 The series is based on studies of contemporary culture as depicted through billboard promotion of living spaces. They are video poems based on cultural observation and immersion. …standing back, diving in, rejection, acceptance, surrender to the inevitability of economy based

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. In the fall of 2012, she published her play The Raft, through Basic Bruegel Editions.

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