Cette section est utilise par les administrateurs du site seulement. Vous devez possder un nom d'usager ainsi qu'un mot de passe pour y accder.

/ Exhibitions / Archives /

Laia Abril

September 24 to September 24, 2015
6 pm
Biennal Headquarters, Parisian Laundry, 3550 Saint-Antoine West, Montreal

About the Artist

About the Exhibition


Laia Abril was born in 1986; she lives and works in Barcelona. Her works have been exhibited in many galleries and festivals: Ivorypress in Madrid (2015), PhotoEspaña in Madrid (2014), the Musée de l'Elysée in Lausanne (2014), the Lodz Fotofestiwal (2013), Arts Santa Mònica in Barcelona (2013), Fotomuseum Winterthur (2012), the Sarajevo Winter Festival (2012), the Lumix Festival in Hanover (2012), the New York Photo Festival (2011), Studio la Città in Verona (2010), and Caja Madrid (2010). She has received several awards and distinctions, including the CENTER Choice Award (2013) and the Benneton Fabrica artist residency (2013). She was nominated for the Joop Swart Masterclass and for the FOAM Paul Huf Award. Her book The Epilogue was shortlisted for the Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards 2014. She is represented by INSTITUTE in Los Angeles and Bath.

Conversation with the artist at Mois de la Photo à Montréal

As part of a partnership with the Mois de la Photo à Montréal, VU welcomes Spanish artist Laia Abril for an artist residency. The artist is part of the exhibition program of the biennale, which throws the spotlight on The Post-Photographic Condition, the theme conceived by renowned Catalan guest curator Joan Fontcuberta. Two public discussions with the artist are scheduled: in Quebec city on September 22, and in Montreal on September 24.

Tuesday, Septembrer 22,  5 pm
VU, centre de diffusion et de production de la photographie
550 Côte d'Abraham, Quebec
Information: 418-640-2585,
Free admission

Thursday, September 24, 6 pm
Quartier général de la biennale 
Parisian Laundry  3550, rue Saint-Antoine Ouest, Montréal
Information: 514.390.0383,
Admission Fee: $ 8

Presented as part of a partnership between VU, centre de diffusion et de production de la photographie and Le Mois de la Photo à Montréal.

Activities offered in English
Bilingual question periods

© 2009, VU PHOTO. All rights reserved. Design and programming : Safran
Optimized for Internet explorer 7+, Firefox 3+, Safari and Chrome.

Conseil des arts et de lettresConseil des arts du CanadaMeduseVille de Qubec