CATHERINE RONDEAU

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CATHERINE RONDEAU

My art news

screenshot of a video showing windows of an aquarium with a seal and a woman underwater

Surreal Art Video: The Murmur of the Abyss

Feb 2, 2021

I had been thinking about this video for a while. The idea came to me in 2018 during my artistic residency at Glasgow’s Centre for Contemporary Arts. In addition to the photographs inspired by the Celtic tale The Seal Woman, I wanted to create a video of seals in motion.

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Santa Claus will be making it to the Moon

Dec 23, 2020

Good news:
Santa Claus will be making it to the Moon!

Amazon too, but not sure that’s worth mentioning…

One thing’s for sure, the Three Wise Men
won’t not be coming round this year.

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Illuminated sign in a park announcing the photo exhibit Traversée boréale in Dorval

Exhibiting in times of pandemic: shift to virtual mode

Dec 4, 2020

Alas, two of the three venues where I am exhibiting this fall had to close their doors. While I understand the seriousness and complexity of an unprecedented health situation, I regret the absurd decision of the Legault government to ban access to museums and exhibition centers.

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Photo of a child dressed in a red hooded coat with the forest behind her

Cultural mediation activities for young audiences

Oct 25, 2020

The director of the CNE, Ms. Manon Guérin, proposed that I collaborate with her team to design cultural mediation activities to accompany the photographs in my series Beyond the Looking Glass. It was the perfect opportunity to enhance this exhibition, which has already been very successful elsewhere in Quebec.

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Hanging of a large art work in an exhibition space

Fall Exhibitions: Three is the Magic Number

Oct 10, 2020

It kind of feels like winning the lottery. Not one, not two, but three solo exhibitions are scheduled for my photography work this fall! I’ll be showing at VOART, Val d’Or’s exhibition center, at the Centre national d’exposition in Jonquière and at the Peter B. Yeomans Cultural Center in Dorval.

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Moving to the Country: a Dream Come True

Oct 4, 2020

Bye bye Montreal! It was our intention to make the move, the pandemic simply speeded things up. Jean-Louis and I have left the big city and are now happy dwellers of a house in the country near Saint-Alexis-des-Monts, a parish municipality in the Mauricie region of Quebec.

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quatre personnes courent la chasse galerie dans un canot volant

The Bewitched Canoe, a Jolly Subversive Christmas Tale

Dec 15, 2019

Acabris! Acabras! Acabram! May the holiday season be magical and allow yours stories to soar high above the pine tree line to jump from the old year to the new one.  What about the Devil?…

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surreal tableau with little girl looking at fish swimming underwater through a door

Clocktower Place soon for hire at L’Artothèque

Dec 5, 2019

Have you heard of L’Artothèque? Dedicated to the visual arts since 1995, L’Artothèque is a library of over 3000 art works that offers original pieces for rent at affordable prices to individuals, businesses, institutions and…

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artist Catherine Rondeau stands in front of her photograph at an opening reception

A fine opening at the Centre culturel Yvonne L. Bombardier

Sep 19, 2019

They like to celebrate in a big way at the Centre culturel Yvonne L. Bombardier! This past Sunday, every effort was made to inaugurate the exhibition Apparences with sparkle and great class. The event, in which…

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carton d'invitation à l'exposition "APPARENCE" au Centre culturel Yvonne L. Bombardier

Apparences | A must see mystery filled exhibition this fall

Sep 1, 2019

My Beyond the Looking Glass series will once again be on show this fall at the Centre culturel Yvonne L. Bombardier located in Valcourt.  Entitled APPARENCES, the event will also feature the works of photographers…

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Manifesto for a stronger Copyright Act

Aug 28, 2019

As you may know, the federal Copyright Act is currently under revision by the government. In hopes of having artist’s voices heard in Ottawa, and in order to establish a better equilibrium between creators and…

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The Seal Woman | Unveiling of the first images

Apr 23, 2019

I am happy to finally unveil the first images of my new photo series The Seal Woman shot during an artistic residency at Glasgow’s Center for Contemporary Arts, in Scotland last year. The project probes the…

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surreal tableau with little girl looking at fish swimming underwater through a door

Upcoming conference at LaSalle Photo Club

Apr 22, 2019

I will give a conference this week on my artistic practice at the LaSalle Photo Club. Description & details below. I hope you will join me! The Dreamlike World of Photomontage Catherine Rondeau is a…

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Chaeg magazine inside layout showing a photo of a child transformed into a cat by Catherine Rondeau

Publication in South Korean Chaeg Magazine

Mar 22, 2019

I obtained a great publication in the latest issue of Chaeg, a South Korean cultural magazine. Not only are several images from my Beyond the Looking Glass series published, but also a text I wrote on the…

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vue d'exposition de l'événement Histoire de filles de Catherine Rondeau au MBAMSH

A moment to reflect on my recent exhibition at the MNAMSH

Mar 12, 2019

After a little over three months, my exhibition Histoires de filles (Maiden Tales) presented at Mont-Saint-Hilaire’s Museum of  Fine Arts (MBAMSH) is now over. I am most grateful to the director, Chantal Millette, for the rare occasion…

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Picture of 2 children with giant flowers suspended in a staircase

First incursion into public art

Jan 15, 2019

I recently joined the Artist File of the Art and Architecture Integration Policy, a policy of the Quebec Ministry of Culture and Communications that allocates part of the budget (around 1 %) for construction or expansion of…

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