Véronique Leblanc

Biography

Véronique Leblanc is an independent curator, writer and lecturer at Université du Québec à Montréal. She is interested in context, process and relational-based practices as well as connections between art, ethics and politics. Her recent curatorial projects include: Gilberto Esparza. Plantas autofotosintéticas (co-curated with Nuria Carton de Grammont, Galerie de l’UQAM, Montreal, 2017), Richard Ibghy & Marilou Lemmens, Putting Life to Work (Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Montreal, 2016), Polyphonies (Optica, Montreal, 2015), and faire avec (AdMare, Magdelen Islands, 2013). In 2017, she was one of the five canadian curators of LandMarks 2017/Repères2017, a nationwide project initiated by Partners in Art in Toronto. She holds an MA in Art History from the Université du Québec à Montréal and was awarded the 2015 Prix John R. Porter from the Fondation du Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, as well as the Canadian Art Writing Prize in 2011. She lives and works in Montréal.

Exhibition

Chto Delat? Performative Practices of Our Time
2018.02.14 - 03.31

The collective known as Chto Delat? (What is to be done?) employ narrative strategies borrowed from the theatre of Bertolt Brecht and reclaim elements of the aesthetic vocabulary of the avant-garde to open up a critical space in Russian political discourse, both historical and contemporary…

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Event

Discussion with Erdem Taşdelen, Oxana Timofeeva and Véronique Leblanc
2018.03.23

VOX invites you to a discussion around the analogous issues raised by the exhibitions The Curtain Sweeps Down and Chto Delat? Performative Practices of Our Time. This roundtable will bring together artists Erdem Taşdelen (Toronto) and Oxana Timofeeva (St. Petersburg), as well as curator Véronique Leblanc.

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