Petunia Alves

Biography

Of Brazilian origin, Petunia Alves has lived and worked in Montreal since 1983. Involved in the independent video scene she became codirector at GIV in 1990. Active in the women’s movement she directs and codirects tapes on challenges facing  women. She has collaborated with  artists Lyne Lapointe, Martha Fleming and Marik Boudreau on numerous projects. Her current works deal with memory.

Exhibition

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2015.02.28 - 03.28

A project initiated by Nicole Gingras, presented as part of the 33rd International Film Festival of Films on Art (Media Arts section / Experimental FIFA). A partnership between VOX, GIV, and FIFA.

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