Éric Aubertin

2010 Group Exhibition 'Art en Capital' Grand Palais, Paris
2010 Solo Exhibition 'Monochromes' ESPACE PROJET, Montreal
2009 Solo Exhibition 'Imperfect Works' Visual Voice Art Gallery, Montreal
2008 Solo Exhibition 'Lines' Art Mûr Gallery, Montreal
2008 Group Exhibition 'pour l'art justement' Gallery B-312, Montreal
2007 Group Exhibition 'Résister - Succomber pour l'art justement' Gallery B-312, Montreal
2006 Sample of a Période bleue collage for the cover of a poem collection Fermeture des livres de comptes by Jean-Éric Riopel.
2005 Mise en scene collage for Le Théatre Collagiste du Québec displayed during 6th Salon international du théâtre contemporain at l’Espace Libre presented by the Nouveau Théatre Expérimental
2004 Collage workhsop for L’institut du nouveau monde, UQAM
2004 Collage accompanied a poem by Jean-Eric Riopel
Revue Dialogis #4
2004 Conceptualized posters for public lectures and plays for Théâtre le Tartare
2003 Collective exhibit La revanche de Mimi Pinceau
Maison de la culture Frontenac (curator : Hubert Soucy)
2002 Collective Installation – Exhibit H.L.M.
Espace 3915, Montreal (curator : Manuel Bujold)
2001 Solo exhibits :
Conceptualized small format work for the menu at Maam Bolduc restaurant
Solo exhibit : (10 collages) Maam Bolduc restaurant
Solo exhibit : La trilogie des condiments, Blondice restaurant, Montreal
2000 Collective exhibit, presentation of 8 collages
Other artists : François Létourneux and Marc-Yvan Poitras
Espace 414, Belgo Building, Montreal
1998 Solo exhibit : 22 collages, at Porté Disparu, Montreal
Group exhibit, large format collage, Rendez-vous des arts visuels de la Montérégie
Group exhibit, large format collage, Fantasia Festival, Vision Globale, Montreal
1997 Solo exhibit, 100 collages – Entrée libre, mains dans les poches, sortie facile,
tableau sous le bras, Galerie 1040, Montreal
1996 Two collages published in the Postcards edition of ASIFA (Association internationale du film d’animation) magazine Canada and ASIFA News International
1993 Seminary on Washi collage technique, adhesives and glue and paper making at the Ateliers des Papiers Japonais
1993 Initiator and Organizer of an homage to animation filmmaker Jan Lenica presented by the Cinematheque Quebecoise, in collaboration with ASIFA and Louise Beaudet.
1993 Installation assistant for Co Hoedeman at the Galerie Occurrence for the exhibit : Le cinéma d'animation
1993 Assistant animator at the National Film Board of Canada where he held very diverse positions
1992 Group exhibit : Bavardage, 20 collages and a sculpture
Galerie Verticale Art Contemporain, Laval
1991 Group exhibit : Maison des arts de Laval
presented by ADAM (Association des artistes multidisciplinaires)
Group exhibit : Bain d’arrêt where he displays a trash can
Maison André-Benjamin Papineau
Projectionist at Ciné-Lumière Cafe
1991 Multidisciplinary symposium at the Centre de la Nature, Laval
1990 Produces large format collage for Jean Leloup music video Cookie, director : James DiSalvio
1990 Grant-holder - Fondation de soutien aux arts de Laval
1989 As author, publishes five issues of The Blind Man magazine with various collaborators.
1989 Begins to expose himself and act out in Montreal restaurants.
1987 Abandons painting for collage.
1986 Succumbs to oil paint poisoning
1985 Painting class at Cegep Montmorency
1980 First encounter with surrealism
1974 Cuts-out a chicken claw at the Des Erables kindergarten, where his mastery of the scissors is already aparent
1971 Narrowly escapes drowning in a swimming pool, despite his father’s efforts

Translation Marc St Louis