Resume

Biography

Stéphane La Rue was born in 1968 in Montreal, where he lives and works. He holds a BFA from Université du Québec à Montréal and an MFA from Concordia University. He is represented by Galeries Roger Bellemare et Christian Lambert, Montreal, and TrépanierBaer Gallery, Calgary.

Selected Exhibitions

2012
John Cage, Kuad Gallery, Istanbul
Sétphane La Rue / John Heward, Galeries Roger Bellemare et Christian Lambert, Montreal

2011-2012
The Quebec Triennial 2011: The Work Ahead of Us, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal [curators: Marie Fraser, Lesley Johnstone, Mark Lanctôt, François LeTourneux and Louise Simard]

2011
Stéphane La Rue: Out of Shape, Diaz Contemporary, Toronto
The Durable Idiom: Eric Cameron, Christian Eckart & Stéphane La Rue, TrépanierBaer Gallery, Calgary

2008-2010
Stéphane La Rue: Retracer la peinture, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec (2010); Galerie de l’UQAM, Montreal (2008) [curators: Louise Déry and Marie-Eve Beaupré]

Selected Bibliography

Lacroix, Laurier. “Stéphane La Rue: Colours as Illusion of Painting,” esse arts + opinions, no. 76 (Fall 2012), pp. 21-23.

Fraser, Marie, Lesley Johnstone et al. The Quebec Triennial 2011: The Work Ahead of Us, Montreal: Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, 2011, 500 pp.

Beaupré, Marie-Eve, Louise Déry et al. Stéphane La Rue: Retracer la peinture, Montreal: Galerie de l’UQAM; Quebec: Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, 2008, 144 pp.

Nasgaard, Roald. Abstract Painting in Canada, Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre; Halifax: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, 2008, 432 pp.

Lussier, Réal. Stéphane La Rue : Panoramas et autres vertiges, Montreal: Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, 2001, 24 pp.