CV – Victoria Stanton (Recent Selected Credits)

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Education

1995 Bachelor of Fine Arts, with distinction, Major in Inter-Related Arts,
Concordia University, Montreal, QC
1989 Diploma of Collegial Studies in Creative Arts,
Dawson College, Montreal, QC

Intervention- Relational- Video-Performances

2018 Nov Rencontre Performative Encounter With…
La Centrale Galerie Powerhouse, PRIX POWERHOUSE 2018
Montreal, QC
2018 Oct Cooking in Reverse
Various private homes, Body Landscapes Performance Art Festival
Copenhagen, Denmark
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Performances for Stage (Spoken Word & Broken Song)

2017 Apr A Short Presentation About Nothing,
Casa del Popolo
Mile End Poets’ Festival, Montreal, QC
2015 Jan Playground, (with Adriana Disman and Julie Santini), Sala Rossa
Short&Sweet, Montreal, QC
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Solo, 2- & 3-Person Exhibitions

2018
Nov-Dec
Rencontre Performative Encounter With… / La poutine existentielle, La Centrale Galerie Powerhouse
As part of two-person exhibition for PRIX POWERHOUSE 2018 with Helena Martin Franco
2018
Apr-May
Ghost Stories, Mexican Cultural Institute in Montreal
Solo exhibition, Montreal, QC
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Group Exhibitions

2018 May-Jun Tout Contexte est art, Galerie de l’UQO, Gatineau, QC
2016
Sep-Apr
Présenses, 30th Anniversary Retrospective Exhibition, Centre DAÏMÕN, Gatineau, QC
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Videos

2015 ghost stories
2013 my body of water
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Video Screenings

2016 Mar LAISSEZ-PASSER, program of video works selected by Victoria Stanton
GIV, Montreal, QC
2015 Jul ghost stories,
VFP 2015 (Vidéos de femmes dans le parc), Montreal, QC
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Audio Recordings

2012 Jan Princess
The Lemon Tape, cassette comp., Hobo Cult & Kinnta records, Montreal, QC
2007 Oct horses; ten
Going Down Swinging, CD comp., GDS records, Melbourne, AU
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Residencies

2017-18 McGill University (Faculty of Education)
P. Lantz Initiative Artist-in-Residence mandated to carry out yearlong process-based infiltrating performative project titled Resting, Walking, Place-Making: The Invisible, Liminal Spaces in Art, Montreal, QC
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Published Work

Articles

2018 Fall Habiter ses propres cendres (co-author: Sylvie Tourangeau),
Inter Art actuel #130, Québec, QC
2017 Jan Linda Montano Is Living Art
Linda Mary Montano: 14 Years of Living Art, CX Silver Gallery, Brattleboro, VT
2016 Fall When Trans Walks Into Action, Mission and Formation (co-authored text & artist pages), Performance Research: 21.5 ‘On Trans/Performance’, guest-edited by Amelia Jones, Aberystwyth, UK
2015 Fall Intervalles : Au délà du cadre
RIAP 2014 : Rencontre internationale d’art performance, 18e édition, Les éditions Intervetion, Québec, QC

Fiction & Poetry

2006 May Dee-Dee the Epilator
The Portable Conundrum, conundrum press, Montreal, QC
2003 Sept Untitled
Career Suicide Moosehead Anthology, DC Books, Montreal, QC

Books

2017 Oct The 7th Sense / Le 7e Sens (co-author with the TouVA Collective)
SAGAMIE édition art and M:ST, Alma, QC / Calgary, AB
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Online

2015 Feb From Spoken Word to Speaking Body
LitLive, The Canadian Review of Literature in Performance, issue #9

Videos

2007 Oct I’m Not Afraid of Big Words
Matrix Magazine #78, Montreal, QC
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Awards

2018 PRIX POWERHOUSE 2018 –
Recipient (along with Helena Martin Franco) of the 2018 Prize; a recognition award given to mid-career women-identified artists who have contributed in a significant and sustained way to the cultural life of Montreal
2013 Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec –
Programme de subventions en arts visuels, en métiers d’art et en recherche architecturale, Soutien à des projets pour les organismes et les commissaires indépendants pour les projets de publication (with TouVA Collective)
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Bibliography

2017 Feb Le Devoir – “Ne rien faire à l’affiche,”
Jérôme Delgado, Montreal, QC
2017 Winter ESPACE art actuel, #115 – “Le pouvoir de l’immobilité,” Sylvie Tourangeau, Montreal, QC
2016 Fall Journal of the Canadian Association for Curriculum Studies, Vol. 14 No 1, – “Towards a Walking-Based Pedagogy,” Pohanna Pyne Fineberg, Thunder Bay, ON
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Catalogues, Monographs, Textbooks

2018 AT HOME, Talks With Canadian Artists About Place and Practice, (author: Lezli Rubin-Kunda), “Homing Techniques: Victoria Stanton,” Goose Lane Editions, Fredericton, NB
2016 More Caught in the Act: an anthology of performance art by Canadian women, (Ed. Johanna Householder & Tanya Mars), “Victoria Stanton: Performance and the Art of Transaction,” Lisa Vinebaum, Artexte Editions, Montreal & YYZ books, Toronto, ON
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Curatorial

2018 Mar Resting, Walking, Place-Making: A Day of Reflection – performance event,
In the context of the yearlong residence at McGill University, created a daylong event that combined a conference format with performances addressing the themes of this project. Invited artists included Lori Beavis, Robert Luzar and Johannes Zits, McGill University, Montreal, QC
2015 Sep Transaction-Transmission-Transformation – performance event,
Co-curator (with Sylvie Tourangeau) as part of Trans-Montréal, a three-year research project led by Amelia Jones for PSi 21: Fluid States (2015), McGill University, Montreal, QC, Featuring Evelyne Bouchard, Diane Dubeau, Susanne de Lotbinière-Harwood, Julie Laurin, and Nicole Panneton
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