Artist's Biography Doris Savard

 

BIOGRAPHY

Doris Savard was born in Chicoutimi (Quebec) in 1961.

TRAINING

2003 - Visual Arts, Bishop's University, Saint Lambert;
Ateliers d’art Seymour Segal, Montreal.
2000-2001 - Académie Arts et Beaux-Arts, Varennes
1991-1992 - Académie des Beaux-Arts Sylvia Araya, Quebec
1988 - Workshop given by Marcel Rousseau, Charlevoix

SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS

2nd Prize, Symposium Frelighsburg, scholarship Loto-Québec, 2002
Public’s choice, exhibition "Controversy", Fort Lauderdale (Florida), 1997

SPECIAL PROJECTS

Participation, live painting in the show "as is", Club Soda, 2003
Teaching, drawing and acrylic, 2003
Workshop in creativity, teaching, drawing, painting and setup of workshops, 2001-2003
Book illustration of Alain Gendreau’book " La parfaite hypothèse de la deuxième tragédie du Titanic", 2002
Member of the Board of Directors of the Coalition of Artists Long'oeil

 



MEDIA COVERAGE


Where Magazine, December 2003
Magazinart, Fall 2003
Journal La voix de l’Est, August 2002
Journal Eastside, March 1997

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Gallery Art’et-Miss, Paris, 2004
Jacques Ferron Cultural Center, Longueuil (Quebec), 2003
Bishop's University, Saint-Lambert (Quebec), 2002
Cégep Édouard-Montpetit, Longueuil (Quebec), 2002
Boutique Peggy Charlton, Longueuil (Quebec), 2001
Hollywood Beach Resort Gallery, Hollywood (Florida), 1997-1998

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Exhibitions on jury selection
Symposium Festiv'art, Frelighsburg, 2002
Ogilvy, Montreal, 2001
Broward Art Guild, Fort Lauderdale (Florida), 1997

Doris Savard's works are on permanent display at Richelieu Art Gallery, in Montreal.