Anne Bertoin

born in Lyon, France, Anne Bertoin went off to Paris at an early age to study painting in Leonardo Cremonini’ studio at the National Superior School of Fine-Arts. There, she learned how to use chance in the process of painting to reveal the subconscious. At the age of 27, she moved to Montreal, Canada and graduated from Concordia University, She now lives in Lyon and in Montreal. She has shown her work in the Laurentides Contemporary Museum of Arts, in numerous galleries in Toronto and in the province of Quebec, as well in Paris and in Lyon, France .The Loto-Quebec and the Université de Montreal collections have acquired pieces of her works as well as the corporate Remy Thannberger & Cie Collection.

Solo Exhibitions
2014 Géographies marginales, 48 Gallery, Lyon, France
2013 L’orage suspendu, Le Réalgar Gallery, St-Etienne, France
2011 Périphéries, L’oeil écoute Gallery, Lyon, France
2011 Détours, CROUS/ Beaux-Arts Gallery, Paris, France
2010 Turbulences, Roccia Gallery, Montreal, Canada
2009 En temps et lieu, G.A.O., Montreal, Canada
2007 Fractured Visions, Craig Scott Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2007 Chemins aléatoires, Quartier libre, Montreal, Canada
2006 Anne Bertoin, Galerie CROUS/Beaux-arts, Paris, France
2004 Reconstitutions, Quebec Contemporary Arts Center in Montreal (CACQM), Canada
2004 Anne Bertoin, Art en majuscule Gallery, Montreal, Canada
2003 Lieux de désordres, Exhibition Center, Val-David, Canada
1999 Infrastructures, G. Vanier Cultural Center, Lasalle, Canada
1993 Arcadia Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Group Exhibitions (Extract)
2014 Tout va bien, J.M. Marchais curator, Ivry, France
2013 Kunst am Spreeknie, Schöneweide Art Festival, Germany
2012/13 Salon de printemps, Lyon, France
06-09/09 Lieux composés, Laurentides Museum of Contemporary Arts, (MACL) St-Jérôme, Canada
2009/10 Nomades, a travelling exhibition around the province of Quebec in 11 museums or art centers, Loto-Québec, Canada
2008 Trap/Elusion, Craig Scott Gallery, Toronto,Canada
2008 Vingt ans de peinture, Trois Points Gallery, Montreal, Canada
2007 Histoire de passions- The Loto-Quebec Collection, Montreal, Canada
2005 Nouvelles acquisitions de la collection Loto-Québec, Loto-Quebec, Montreal, Canada
2004 Du nouveau du côté de la collection d’oeuvres d’art, Université de Montréal Exhibition Center, Canada
2003 Laurentides Contemporary Art Festival, Quebec Contemporary Art Center(CACQM), Canada
Broken Places, Art en majuscule Gallery, Montreal, Canada
1998 A. Bertoin, S.Lanctôt, Pari Nadimi Gallery, Toronto, Canada
1996 Paysages limitrophes, Trois Points Gallery, Montreal, Canada

Public and Corporate Collections
Loto-Quebec, Canada
University of Montreal, Canada
Thannberger & Cie, Paris, France

Private Commissions
Murals
Original conception and realization of a 3 X 14m mural for « La Grande Brasserie » , Montreal, 2000, Canada
30 murals for 12 „Le Super Monde des Athlètes“ stores in Ontario and Quebec,Canada, 1994-2000

Works for the theater
Painting in the C-A Willering’s show:« Dormez braves gens… « , Théâtre de Nesles, Paris, 2010, France

Bibliography ( Extract)
Book
Charles Thierry, L’industrie en câle sèche, L’Harmattan ed., Ap. 2013, (painting on the cover page)
Gagnon F.-M., Lacroix L., Lemieux A., La collection d’oeuvres d’art de l’Université de Montréal, Presses de l’Université de Montréal, Sept 2004, Montreal

Press
Le petit Bulletin, « Topologies incertaines », J.-M. Denave, Feb. 25, 2014, Lyon, France
Miroir de l’art, “100 artistes d’aujourd’hui“, Feb. 2013, Le Touquet, France
Miroir de l’art, “100 artistes d’aujourd’hui“, no 33, February 2012, Le Touquet, France
Miroir de l’art, Anne Bertoin – No Man’s Land, L. Duhamel, no 29, p. 20 to 25, October 2011, La poésie du construit « , A. Roy, July 10, 2009, Canada
Descant, « Portfolios », no 145: „Private Worlds and Public Exigencies“, Summer 2009, Canada
The Globe and Mail, „Anne Bertoin at Craig Scott Gallery“ in Gallery Going, G.M. Dault, Jan. 13, 2007, Canada
L’évolution psychiâtrique, „Anne Bertoin ou l’auscultation du désastre“, P. Gauldriault, Paris, Oct.-Dec. 2006, volume 71- No 4 , France
Vie des arts, “ Les espaces dévastés d’Anne Bertoin“, B. Lévy, Fall 2004, Canada
Le journal de Pays d’en Haut, „Les promesses éternelles de la peinture“, Feb. 12, 2003 , Canada
Accès Laurentides, “ L’humain et sa condition“, G. Paquet, Feb. 21, 2003, Canada
Voir, “ Reclaiming Paradise“, S. Aquin, Feb. 15-22,1996, Montreal, Canada
Le Devoir, „Ils peignent, persistent et signent“, J. Couelle, Feb. 17, 1996, Canada

Web
Traces magazine, Summer 2009, Canada
Artpost.info, „Samothrace“ in Walking The Line #39,
G. M. Dault, Jan. 15, 2007

Radio
R.B.C./ Ontario, „Les arts et les autres, interview with Lyne Boily, October 8, 2009, Canada
R.B.C./ Ontario, „Les arts et les autres“, interview with Lyne Boily, January 12, 2007, Canada

Publications
Writings
»Inventaire“ , Abécédaire(…) de l’art moderne et contemporain », Vie des arts, Montreal, 2007, Canada

Drawings
No 4-7, Contre-vox, Revue de littératures, H.B. ed, Paris, 1998-2000, France
No 6-9 , La Revue des Animaux, L’oie de Cravan ed., Montreal,1994-98, Canada
»L’animal Rêve », La Revue des animaux, L’oie de Cravan ed, Montreal, Canada

Education
1995 . Bachelor in Studio Art, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
1982-86 . Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris, France

Contact
www.annebertoin.net
bertoinanne@yahoo.ca