Resume

Biography

Francine Savard was born in 1954 in Montreal, where she lives and works. She is a graduate of Royal College of Art, London, and holds an MFA from Université du Québec à Montréal. She is represented by Galerie René Blouin, Montreal, and Diaz Contemporary, Toronto.

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Selected Exhibitions

2012
A Matter of Abstraction, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal [curator: Josée Bélisle]

2011-2012
Cabinet d’images : L’œuvre de l’art, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec
[curator: Marie-Josée Jean]

2011
Francine Savard, Galerie René Blouin, Montreal; Diaz Contemporary, Toronto

2010
Graphs & Books, Diaz Contemporary, Toronto
Femmes artistes : L’éclatement des frontières, 1965-2000, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec [curator: Pierre Landry]

2009
Francine Savard, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal [curator: Lesley Johnstone]

Selected Bibliography

Jean, Marie-Josée. Cabinet d’images : L’œuvre de l’art, Quebec: Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, 2011, 96 pp.

Trépanier, Esther, ed., and Pierre Landry. Femmes artistes du XXe siècle au Québec : Oeuvres du Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec: Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec and Les Publications du Québec, 2010, 287 pp.

Johnstone, Lesley. Francine Savard, Montreal: Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, 2009, 96 pp.

Beaupré, Marie-Eve. “Devant la couleur, comment dire?,” Espace, no. 86 (Winter 2008), pp. 10-14.

Nasgaard, Roald. Abstract Painting in Canada, Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre; Halifax: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, 2007, 432 pp.