Raphaëlle de Groot

    Attributes

    • Female

    Galleries

    About the artist

    Lives and works in Montréal
    1974: Was born in Montréal

    Raphaëlle de Groot presents her work actively in Canada and Europe since 1997.

    Over the years she has acquired valuable collaboration experiences with, among others, Dare-dare (an artist-run center, Montreal), the Centre d’histoire de Montréal, the Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto (Biella, Italy), the Leeds City Art Gallery (UK), the Galerie de l’UQAM (Montreal), the Quartier, Centre d’art contemporain de Quimper (France) and the Southern Alberta Art Gallery (Lethbridge).

    Her most recent solo exhibition, Le poids des objets – Recommencer, was presented at La Chambre Blanche in Quebec city in 2011. Raphaëlle took part in the first edition of the Québec Triennial unveiled at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal in 2008. In collaboration with Robert Desjardins, landscape architect, and Gavin Affleck, architect, she worked out a concept for the development of the square des Frères-Charon (Montreal), which was completed in the fall of 2008.

    Raphaëlle de Groot holds an MFA from the Université du Québec à Montréal (2006). Winner of the Pierre-Ayot prize 2006, and a 2008 Sobey Award finalist, Raphaëlle de Groot was awarded the Prix Graff (14th edition) in 2011.

    Raphaëlle de Groot is represented by the Galerie Graff in Montréal and the Z2O GalleriaSara Zanin in Rome.

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