Laure Bourgault, Priorité aux incontournables, 2021, visites guidées performatives. Crédit photo : Charles-Frédérick Ouellet.
Laure Bourgault, Priorité aux incontournables, 2021, visites guidées performatives. Crédit photo : Charles-Frédérick Ouellet.

Laure Bourgault

Artist / Spring 2022

Biography

Laure Bourgault lives and works in Tiohtià:ke/Mooniyang/Montreal. In her work, she explores collective memory processes, political foundations of historical narratives, and nationalist rhetorics and their reflection in occupation of the territory. She holds a master’s degree in art history from the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) and has recently presented her work at AXENÉO7 (Gatineau), L’Œil de Poisson (Quebec City), Regart (Lévis), the Arxiu Comarcal d’Urgell (Catalonia), and Justina M. Barnicke Gallery (Toronto). Since 2018, she and AM Trépanier have co-edited Cigale, a bilingual publication of writings by contemporary artists.