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Location:
Grondines, Quebec

"My life is divided between periods of intense activity and travels around the world, then long years of productive seclusion."

� Born in Longueuil, Quebec

Education:
� Studied five years, Ecole des beaux-arts de Montreal
� self-study, drawing and stained-glass, Paris, France 1953
� self-study, embroidery, Mistras, Greece 1954-55
� self-study, weaving techniques for theatre curtains, Japan 1961

Selected Exhibitions, Awards:
� Palais des Beaux-Arts, Chartres, France 1955/1956
� Brussels World Fair, Belgium, Canadian pavilion 1957/1958
� National Arts Centre, Ottawa, Canada 1970
� Dixième Biennale internationale de tapisserie de Lausanne, Switzerland / Barbican Centre, United Kingdom 1980
� Recipient, 1982 Prix Saidye Bronfman Award for excellence in the fine crafts
� 1990 Place des Arts, Montréal, Canada


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