Lot 5 - Alexandra Levasseur - Empowerment from Uranus
Watercolours & coloured pencils on paper
Signed on Verso
This auction is raising proceeds for War Child UK
Alexandra Levasseur is a painter, sculptor and filmmaker born in Shawinigan, Canada in 1982. She currently lives and works in Montreal.
2012 - 2014 - Concordia University, Montreal, Major in Film Animation
2009 - COMPLOT School, Barcelona, Experimental Design short course
2007 - 2008 - Postgraduate Creative Illustration, EINA, Centre de disseny i art, Barcelona
2002 - 2006 - University of Costa Rica, BFA Fine Arts and Graphic Arts
2018 - Spira Prize (for short film La singularité) – Fantasia Film Festival, Montreal
2017 - Canada Art Council – Grant for project in Visual Arts
2014 - Turtle Creek Asset Management Scholarship (Concordia University)
2013 - Blairmore Foundation Scholarship (Concordia University)
Galerie C.O.A. - Montreal
Ambar Quijano - Mexico
Mirus Gallery - San Francisco
Sager Reeves Gallery - Columbia, Missouri.
Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork
I use and combine different mediums to model an ideal relationship between humans and nature. These artworks draw inspiration from Physics, Biology and Mythology, in an attempt to reveal what is surreal in this world.
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