Strongly driven by the desire to learn from and exchange with different artistic communities from around the world, Le Lieu, centre en art actuel and Mobius are now engaging in their first partnership with this Quebec/Boston exchange. Both cities and organizations, known for their strong interest, implication and contribution in the performance art field, are now reunited to focus on where we are as artists and organiztions regarding the evolution of performance art and its actual situation.
The Quebec/Boston exchange consists in a two part event. The first part, featuring the work of four Mobius artists took place on March 27th in Le Lieu’s gallery space in Quebec City. The Boston based artists chosen for the event were Jimena Bermejo-Black, Daniel S. DeLuca, Philip Fryer and Sara June. The second part of the exchange will take place on May 2nd in Mobius’ gallery space and will feature the work of four Quebec City based artists selected by Le Lieu, centre en art actuel : Christophe Barbeau, Emmanuelle Duret, Steven Girard and Frédérique Hamelin.