ABOUT US

Artistic Process

Born in 1965 in Montreal, Chantal De Serres now lives in Saint-Basile-le-Grand,
a small town in the suburbs of  Montreal, Quebec. She studied Fine Arts at the University of Montreal and Graphic Design at Concordia University. 
Since 1992, she participated in several solo and group exhibitions. 
has been represented in galleries across Canada.
 
Painter of abstract art since 1986, Chantal De Serres works mainly with acrylic paint. 
The purpose of her pictorial research is mainly based on the certainty of being connected to her inner self. 
She tells stories involving several interwoven atmospheric images 
to finally be guided by the music of forms and colors.

BIOGRAPHY

Born in Montreal, Qc, Canada in 1965 
Living and working in St-Basile-le-Grand, Qc, Canada. BFA 1990, Graphic Design, Concordia University, Montréal, QC. Mineure en Arts Plastiques 1985, Université de Montréal, QC. RAAV Member

Curriculum Vitae

PERMANENT REPRESENTATION

Galerie Richelieu, Montréal, Qc - 2006-17 Jenkins Showler Gallery, White Rock, C-B - 2007-12 Gerry Thomas Gallery, Gallery, Alberta - 2009-11 La Galerie, Granby, Qc - 2006-08 Galerie L’Art Toqué, L’Assomption, Qc - 2006-07 Art’Américas, Montréal, Qc - 2006-06 Art of the City Gallery , Windsor, Ont - 1992-96 Visual Emotion Gallery, Windsor, Ont - 1992-93

PERMANENT EXHIBITIONS

Galerie Richelieu, Montréal, Qc - 2007-2012 Jenkins Showler Gallery, Montréal, Qc - 2009 Galerie L’Art Toqué, L’Assomption, Qc - 2006-2007 Galerie Arto, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Qc - 2006 Galerie Boréart, Granby, Qc - 2005 Hall des Arts, Brossard, Qc - 2004 Galerie d’art La maison de Ludivine, St-Bruno-de-Montarville, Qc - 2003 Galerie d’art du Vieux-Presbytère, St-Bruno-de-Montarville, Qc - 2002 Retrospective from 1986 to 1993, Galery Art of the City, Windsor, On - 1993  

COLLECTIVE EXHIBTIONS

(Selected)

2007 - Okanagan Cultural Center, Kelowna, BC - Galerie Espace Contemporain, Québec, QC 2004-07 Couleurs urbaines de Granby, Granby, QC 2006 -Rencontre des arts, St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC -Le salon des Arts visuels, Expo-show de Brossard 1999-2006 -“La fête des Arts”, St-Basile-le-Grand, QC -“Portes Ouvertes”, Musée d’art de Mont-Saint-Hilaire, QC 2004 & 2006 Rose-Art, Laval, QC 2002-06 Festival des Arts, Montréal, QC 2005 Art Meeting, St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC 1999-2005 Expo-show “FestivArt”, Frelighsburg, QC 2003-04 Expo-show Visa-Art, Hotel de Ville de Magog, Galerie des artistes du Canton, Maison des arts et de la culture de Brompton, QC 2002-04 Festival “Art et Passion”, Sainte-Julie, QC

ARTISTIC EVENTS

JURY 2011-2012 On the panel of judges for the Young Artist Project Forum jeunesse Montérégie Est 2009 On the panel of judges for the “Art Visuel Roussillon” St-Constant, QC 2006-2007 -On the panel of judges for the “Symposium Artistes sur le Champ” Chambly, QC -On the panel of judges for the “Salon des arts visuels de Brossard”, Brossard, QC

CHARITIES

2002-2011 Participation to the Silent Auction for the “Regroupement des Magasins-Partage” of Greater Montréal 2002-2007 Participation in the benefit exhibition for Multiple Sclerosis with the RCMP 2004 Wine and artists/artisan Event, Saint-Bruno’s Chamber of Commerce, QC

PRIZES

2006 1st prize, judges’ selection, professional, for “Moment exquis”, painting, Salon des Arts de la ville de Brossard, QC 2006 3rd prize, judges’ selection for “Puissance énergétique”, painting, Symposium “Fête des Arts”, Saint-Basile-le-Grand, QC 2005 2nd prize, judges’ selection for “Entrelacements”, painting, Symposium “Rencontre des Arts”, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC 2004 3rd prize, judges’ selection for “Grandeur Lumière”, painting, Symposium “Une époque en Art”, Saint-Basile-le-Grand, QC

PUBLICATIONS

2009-2010 Magazin'art Biennal Guide to canadian artists 2007 An article in Magazinart, summer 2007 2004 Edition of “Songes éternels”, painting, in a poetry book, exhibition “Visa-Art”, Magog, 2003 Edition of “Cross my heart”, painting, in a poetry book, exhibition “Visa-Art”, Magog,

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