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Biography

Born in 1958 in Rawdon, Quebec, François Lacasse lives and works in Montreal. He holds a BFA and an MFA from Université du Québec à Montréal, where he teaches. He is represented by Galerie René Blouin, Montreal.

Selected Exhibitions

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

2009-2012
François Lacasse: The Outpourings, Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary (2012); Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen’s University, Kingston (2011); Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery, Halifax (2011); Musée d’art de Joliette, Joliette (2009) [curator: Marie-Eve Beaupré]

2011
Déjà: The Collection on Display, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal [curator: Josée Bélisle]
François Lacasse, Galerie René Blouin, Montreal

2010
The Earth is Blue Like an Orange, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal
Borduas : Les frontières de nos rêves ne sont plus les mêmes, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal [curator: Josée Bélisle]

Selected Bibliography

Beaupré, Marie-Eve, and Roald Nasgaard. François Lacasse : Les déversements / Outpourings, Joliette: Musée d’art de Joliette, 2011, 138 pp.

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

Lussier, Réal, François Lacasse and Jean-Émile Verdier. François Lacasse : Peintures 1992-2002,
Montreal: Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, 2002, 75 pp.

Lussier, Réal. De fougue et de passion, Montreal: Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, 1997, 56 pp.