Julie Forgues (Canada) Residency: June, 2015
After a May residency at Red Gate Residency in Beijing, China, Canadian
visual artist Julie Forgues will continue at Kura Studio her ongoing study
with the photographic of “in-betweens” sites; before-places and
after-spaces in limbo.
Julie obtained her BFA at Université de Moncton in
1995 and her MFA Studio – photography at Concordia University in 1999.
Between 2002 and 2005, she finished her schooling and continued her
research as part of the Doctorat en Études et Pratiques des Arts at l’UQÀM.
She has been a faculty member of the Department des arts visuels of
Université de Moncton since 2000 as a photography professor. This residency
is funded by a partnership between the New Brunswick Arts Board and the
Sheila Hugh MacKay Foundation (pilot project for International Creative