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The video installations featured in this exhibition include Racetrack Superstar Ghost (2011), Amphithéâtre (2010),
A Space Between Mirrors (2010) and Occupants (2005), which document the shifting reality of a modern icon, the Hippodrome de Montréal, formerly one of the most important monuments of horse racing in North America. These installations demonstrate the building’s former glory, transformation throughout the years, and its gradual abandonment. These four videos are accompanied by the artist’s newest work, Mirage (2013), a video investigating the deserted Montréal-Mirabel International Airport. Artist Biography: Visual artist Myriam Yates’ photography-and-video-based practice tends towards a documentary approach, exploring the tenuous relationship between public and private space, following the shifting relationship between architecture and its inhabitants. Based in the Eastern Townships for
TheBishop’s University Department of Athletics and Recreation is pleased to announce that Jordan Heather, starting quarterback of the football team has been named the Provigo Robert Lafond Athlete of the Week.
Heather, the Oromocto, New Brunswick native, returned to Coulter Field on Sunday for his fifth the past four years, Yates’ holds two BFAs and an MFA from the Université du Québec à Montréal. Her work has been shown at events such as Buenos Aires International Documentary Film Festival (2013), Kassel Dokfest (Kassel, Germany, 2012), Images Festival (Toronto, 2012), Le Mois de la Photo à Montréal (2007), Rencontres internationales Paris/Berlin/ Madrid (2007, 2012, 2013) and the Regina Festival of Cinematic Arts (2005). It has also been featured in individual and collective exhibitions: a duo show at CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art (NY, 2012), The Québec Triennale at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal (2011), Optica Centre for Contemporary Art (Montréal, 2009), La Centrale Galerie Powerhouse (Montréal, 2003) and Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography (Toronto, 2001). In 2005, she attended the Banff Centre to participate to the IntraNation thematic residency program. Prizewinner of the Cyberpitch contest (Festival du Nouveau Cinéma, Montréal 2004), she has also presented at the Banff Centre’s New Media Institute’s Interactive Screen lectures and has just completed a video triptych for the Cirque du Soleil headquarters in Montréal. She also works as the programming coordinator of Sporobole, a centre for contemporary art in Sherbrooke (Québec). Her work is included in the collections of the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec and Fasken Martineau DuMoulin law firm.
Free Entrance: Tuesday to Saturday, from 12 noon to 5:00 pm (and all evenings of presentation at Centennial Theatre).
For more information or to schedule an interview, please contact: Karine Di Genova, Interim Director/ Curator, T- 819.822.9600 ext. 2687 or email@example.com
Foreman Art Gallery: 2600, College
St., Sherbrooke T- 819.822.9600 ext. 2260 / F- 819.822.9703