Category Archives: montreal art

A year in the life

Last January I did a workshop a performance at Fresh Festival in San Francisco as a part of Ponderosa On the Road curated by Adi Brief. Thank you to all my brave workshop participants and performers who did the somatic … Continue reading

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Coming home

I moved home to my heart city of Montreal! So much has happened! I am setting up a winter studio in a cozy and comfortable place with my now husband Ryan Backer. And I am so grateful to have free … Continue reading

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falling into winter

since ponderosa residency i have been laying low on the art front gathering my strength and settling into my bones and cells taking care of my chosen and blood families in berlin, pacific northwest and montreal. OCTOBER on october 5 … Continue reading

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VANCOUVER NEW YORK DRESDEN CHARLOTTETOWN CHICAGO LONDON MONTREAL BERLIN

VANCOUVER QUEER ARTS FESTIVAL These photos below are of my performance ‘Stop Beating Yourself Up‘ are painful to look at now! I suffered a severe concussion from my performance at The Vancouver Queer Arts Festival which I am still recovering from 6 months later. … Continue reading

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falling into the west coast winter

☽ ☾ SEPTEMBER ☽ ☾   For the fall equinox I curated for two days at Le Petit Versailles in the Lower East Side in New York alongside Yvette Choy and Troy Davis Priestess of Ceremonies: Maya Suess ☽ ☾ ARTISTS ☽ ☾ Aja … Continue reading

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FUTURE VISIONS!

Future Visions is DONE!!! Thanks to the 83 participants who created videos for this epic interactive web based work created by myself and Angela Gabereau. Press SHUFFLE to interact with this amazing online art project. Future Visions will also be … Continue reading

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winterdreaming

Well December is the off month for artists. Can’t say I am complaining! I am enjoying quality time with friends and family in British Columbia. In December besides FEMINA in Brazil I had two world premieres in San Francisco for … Continue reading

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19 ART EVENTS THIS AUTUMN including NEW YORK, TORONTO, SF, PARIS, SWITZERLAND and BRAZIL!

I have broken a record of 19 art events in 3 months including screenings, exhibitions, performances, community art workshop and a curation. Seems like I am at the stage where I need to hire a personal assistant to keep up … Continue reading

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Summer: NYC MONTREAL MANCHESTER

52 pick up! I am celebrating 4 months of creating a video every week! What are my new films about? Just read on below… SINGLE MOM VIRGIN MARY:  I stood on the chilly street every Saturday asking for donations at … Continue reading

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52 pick up is picking up!

Check out my new 6 new videos at 52 Pick Up which I am uploading every week from either Montreal or Brooklyn! April 22 Couch This video was shot this winter in Berlin on photobooth on my computer.  This piece highlights … Continue reading

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