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Round table at Foire Papier - Saturday Nov 27, 2021 at 12pm

Eunice Bélidor, newly appointed Curator of Québec and Canadian Contemporary Art at the Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal, moderates a discussion with the four most recent recipients of the Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Fellowships in Contemporary Art. Nico Williams, Leila Zelli, Mara Eagle and Heidi Barkun will speak about their emerging careers and art practices, their motivations and influences, teaching art and the transition to and from the academy.

This event will be held in English and in French.

Moderated by
Eunice Bélidor, curator of Quebec and Canadian Contemporary Art, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Nico Williams, 2021 Laureate
Leila Zelli, 2021 Laureate
Mara Eagle, 2020 Laureate
Heidi Barkun, 2020 Laureate

New work at Foire Papier 2021

New work at Foire Papier 2021
A new installation will be exhibited in the Bronfman Fellowship kiosk at Foire Papier from November 26 - 28, 2021, in a hybrid format. The physical part of the fair will take place at the Grand Quay of the Port of Montreal while the virtual component will take place on

Research presentation at the 2021 Acfas congress

Research presentation "Infertility and In Vitro Fertilization: The Gallery as Site of Resistance Against Normative Definitions" to be given at Acfas 2021 on May 4, 2021, during the conference Feminist Studies in Health.

Artist presentation - Taboo-Transgression-Transcendence in Art & Science

An artist presentation titled "LET'S GET YOU PREGNANT! : a critical examination of the failure of in vitro fertilization through a practice of installation" will be given at interdisciplinary conference Taboo-Transgression-Transcendence in Art & Science, November 26-28, 2020, University of Applied Arts, Vienna.

2020 Laureate of the Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Fellowship in Contemporary Art (UQAM)

The Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Fellowship in Contemporary Art is one of Canada’s most generous fellowships for emerging artists. These awards support outstanding graduates from UQAM’s Faculty of Arts and Concordia University’s Faculty of Fine Arts so that  they might contribute to the growth of arts and culture on a national and international level.