Karine Fréchette

From Montreal, Quebec, Canada

contact: karinefrechette@hotmail.fr

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Education

2013-2017 MFA, Studio Art, Painting and Drawing, Concordia University

2005-2009 BFA, Arts Visuels et Médiatiques, UQAM

 

Solo Exhibitions

2019 Wakes, february 22 / april 3, Art Mûr Gallery, Berlin (in collaboration with G.R.B.)

2018 Karine Fréchette, january 13 / february 17, Galerie René Blouin, Montreal

2017 Asterism, october 5 / 28, McClure Gallery, Montreal

2016 Thesis Show, november 21 / 28, MFA Gallery, Concordia University

2013 Dissimulations, october 10 / november 9, Galerie B-312, Montreal

2013 Sous la Voûte d’une Géode, march 7 / august 3, Maison de la Culture de Gatineau

 

Group Exhibitions

2018  Art Toronto, Toronto

         RBC Canadian Painting Competition, Powerplant Gallery, Toronto

2017 8èmes Jeux de la Francophonie, National Library and Museum of Civilization,

         Abidjan, Ivory cost

         L’abstraction Now, Galerie du Viaduc, curator: J.K. Maclean, Montreal

2015 Fresh Paint and New Construction, Art Mûr Gallery, Montreal

            Vertigo, Stewart Hall Art Gallery, Pointe-Claire

         Post-Photoshop, Drake Hotel, Toronto

         Pour l’art, Galerie B-312, Montreal

2014 RBC Canadian Painting Competition, Fine Art Museum of Montreal

           Pour l’art, Galerie B-312, Montreal

2013 Around UQAM, Galerie d’Este, Montreal

2012 Encan MACL, Musée d’art Contemporain des Laurentides, Saint‐Jérôme

2011 Évènement 28, Praxis Art Actuel, Sainte-Thérèse

        Chromatic 2, SAT, Montreal

        Sommet Génération d’idées, Palais des Congrès, Montreal

2010 Calibre 12, Maison de la culture Maisonneuve, Montreal

        Complot 7 / Déjà Vu, Art Mûr Gallery, with publication, Montreal

2009 Fresh Paint and New Construction, Art Mûr Gallery, Montreal

        Passage à découvert, Galerie de l’UQAM, Montreal

        Du pain et des jeux, Le chat des artistes, Montreal

2008 Paramètre, Galerie de l’UQAM, Montreal

2007 Employés demandés, Galerie L’art passe à l’est, Montreal

 

Distinctions and Awards

2018 Joseph Plaskett Award in Painting (to live and work 9-12 months in Europe)

2018 RBC Canadian Painting Competition Finalist

2017 8èmes Jeux de la Francophonie – Abidjan, Ivory coast

2015 Lillian Vineberg Graduate Award in Painting And Drawing

2015 Curtlands Foundation Prize

2014 RBC Canadian Painting Competition Finalist

2014 Hélène Couture Award for Excellence in Painting and Drawing

 

Residencies

2019 April first / June 30th, Pilotenkueche International Program, Leipzig, Germany

         Founded with the Plaskett Prize

2017 March 4th / April 22th, The Banff Centre for the Arts, Alberta, Canada

         Québec Artists In Residence Fellowship – CALQ

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Collections

MNBAQ (National Museum of Fine Arts of Quebec)

Senvest Collection

Private Collections

 

Work Experience

2016 Painting 200, Part-Time Faculty, Concordia University, Montreal, QC

2014-15 Painting 200, Teaching Assistant of Juliana Espana Keller, Concordia

2014 Drawing 200, Teaching Assistant of Liliana Berezowsky, Concordia

2011 Formation pour la relève en loisir culturel, ville de Montréal

2007-08 Muralist Assistant, Organisme MU, Montreal

 

Press and Publications

Molly Hamilton, 3 Concordians among finalists for RBC’s 2018 Canadian Painting Competition, Concordia.ca /Alumnis and friends/News, 29/08/18

20th RBC Canadian Painting Competition, exhibition publication, 2018

Interview with Katerina Pansera, Out of Lines, Radio CKUT, 90.3 FM, 05/10/2017.

Éric Clément, La relève est là, et bien là!, La Presse+, section ARTS, Écran 7, 07/08/15
RBC Canadian Painting Competition, exhibition publication, 2014

Interview with Pierre Archambault, Espace Visuel, Radio Centre-ville, 102.3 FM, 07/11/13.

Jérôme Delgado, Pièges et complots, Le Devoir, page E7,13/03/2010.

Virginie Fecteau, Complot 7, Déjà Vu / Vestige du lieu, Editions Projet Complot, 2010

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