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Katherine.Melancon(at)gmail.com
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Lives and work in Montreal, CA

EDUCATION
MA Fine Arts, Central Saint-Martins College of Art&Design, London, 2010
BA Communications-Interactive Arts, University of Quebec in Montreal, Montreal, 1999

Continuing education
Artist School, Moving Images Biennale, LUX/ICA, lead by Ian White, London 2012
Media Art Workshop, lead by Nathalie Bachand, Oboro, 2014

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS, FAIRS & VIDEO PERFORMANCES

2017
L’État des matières, one person show, Outremont gallery, Montreal/CAN. Part of Un million d’horizons, an event made of 19 exhibitions to celebrate Montreal’s 375th anniversary. Curated by Nathalie Bachand. Montreal/CAN
Run for art group show, funding event, Circa Gallery
St-Lambert Contemporary Art Fair (FAC), selected artist, St-Lambert/CAN
Artist Conference, KIKK Festival, Namûrs/Belgium

2016
Below the Surface group show, Corey Helford Gallery, Los Angeles/US
Gallery Artists Show, Youn Gallery, Montreal/CAN
Papier Art Fair, Youn Gallery booth, Montreal/CAN

2015
The Anechoic Chamber, stage design for choreographer Jean-Sébastien Lourdais, Festival Trans-Amérique (FTA), Montreal/CAN
Art on Paper, Miami/US
Papier Art Fair, Montreal/CAN
Love Art Fair, Toronto/CAN
Materiology, two-person show, Youn Gallery, Montreal/CAN
The Anechoic Chamber, stage design for choreographer Jean-Sébastien Lourdais, Les Hivernales Festival, Avignon/FR

2014
Glow, Youn Gallery, Montreal/CAN
Affordable Art Fair, NYC/USA
Manifestazione di arte contemporanea, Palazzo ducale Cantelmo, Atina/IT
Incontro Culturale&Artistico, Sant’Ambrogio sul Garigliano/IT
Black Rainbow, Youn Gallery, Montreal/CAN
Love Art Fair, Toronto/CAN

2013
Mini Moi, Youn Gallery, Montreal/CAN
Show Off, délégation québécoise d’art numérique, commissariat Dominique Moulon, Espace Pierre Cardin, Paris/FR

2012
Santorini Biennale, Santorini/Greece
Surfaces: Works on Paper, Sput+nik Gallery, Porto/Portugal
Analogue/Digital 100 years of printmaking, Lethaby Gallery, London/UK

2011
Plat(t)form11, Fotomuseum, Winthertur/Switzerland
101, The LAB Gallery, NYC/USA
Art Redistribution Group, Gallery Arcadia Missa, London/UK
Snowball Video Program, Articule Gallery, Montreal/CAN
The Re-Show Group show, High Wycombe/UK
ISEA, Artist Presentation, Istanbul/Turkey
20/21 British Art Fair, Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, London/UK
AFF Battersea, curated space by Jotta Contemporary, London/UK
Artsmart, Jotta Contemporary, London/UK
AFF Hampstead, Liberty Gallery, London/UK
Chelsea Art Fair, London/UK

2010
Art Book Fair, The Stanley&Audrey Burton Gallery, Leeds/UK
Necessary Illusions, Bargehouse, London/UK

2009
Electromarine, Brise-Glace du Musée maritime du Québec, l’Islet-sur-Mer/CAN
Control/Reaction, videowork for choreographer Jean-Sebastien Lourdais, Tangente, Montreal/CAN

2008
Popcore, collaboration with Skzieve, Gallery SAT, Montreal/CAN
Control/Reaction, videowork for choreographer Jean-Sebastien Lourdais, Cultural Houses Montreal/CAN

2006
The Matthew Barney Show, Gallery BOCA, San Francisco/USA

1999
New media Lounge, Gmelkpoitroujlev collective, New Cinema Festival, Montreal/CAN
Interactive showcase, Gmelkpoitroujlev collective, Goethe Institut, Toronto/CAN

COLLECTIONS

CARPAC, City of Montreal’s contemporary art collection
The Central Saint-Martins Museum and Study Collection
Collectart Group
Private Collections in France / UK / Canada / US

ARTIST RESIDENCIES
2016
Sagamie Center, Alma, Canada
2014
– Atina 2014 Residency Incontro Culturale, Beatrice L’ente per l’infanzia, Atina/IT
– The Anechoic Chamber (with choreographer Jean-Sebastien Lourdais), Aux Marches de l’été, Bordeaux/FR
– The Anechoic Chamber (with choreographer Jean-Sebastien Lourdais), Centre chorégraphique d’Avignon, Avignon/FR

PRESS
2017 Montréal Médiation culturelle.org, Katherine Melançon, Entrée en matière, par Claire Moeder, 6 juin 2017
2015 Hi-Fructose “Katherine Melançon’s Trippy Photographic Images of Still Lifes
2015 Radio-Canada at Papier Art Fair (broadcasted Friday, April 24 2015, 4:30 pm, at 1:39:30)
2015 Think Outside The Box selection
2014 Inclusion in the DICCAN (online french Dictionary Digital Creation Analysis), supported by Paris Siggraph and Galerie Charlot
2012 Jotta Publication, Issue 1, Summer 2012. Jotta Curated: Contemporary Depictions of a New Nature in Which Technology is Intrinsically Woven
2012 Esquire Magazine, Russian Edition, March Issue: http://esquire.ru/fake-art
2011
Art’s in the Right Place Blog
Interview from Jotta on FAD
Tages Anzeiger Newspaper, edition of the 26/01/11,  Zurich
Photography-Now.com
2010 Jotta Contemporary: Central Saint Martins MA Fine Art 2010: Our Top Three
2010 One Piece at a Time on GEIAB.ORG

GRANTS
2017
Production grant Oboro, Montreal
2014 
Travelling grant, CALQ (Art Council of Quebec)