Authier's works on paper will be on view at the Georgia Scherman Projects booth # A02 at this year's Papier Art Fair.
For more information please visit the following link: http://papiermontreal.com/en/
CURRENTLY ON VIEW - GROUP EXHIBITION
Arsenal Montreal Collection
2020 Rue William, Montreal, QC, H3J 1R8
From April 8 to May 6, 2017
Authier's painting "Chimera", acrylic on canvas, 72" x 108", 2016 is one of fifteen works currently on view at the Arsenal Montreal.
The exhibition includes Canadian artists (Jon Rafman, Janet Werner, Douglas Coupland, Kim Dorland, Jessica Eaton, Shannon Bool) and
international artists (Korakrit Arunanondchai, Jayson Musson, Eleanor King, Cory Arcangel).
OPENING SOON AT THE KENDERDINE ART GALLERY
Contrarieties & Counterpoints: Recent Paintings by Melanie Authier - Touring Solo Exhibition
May 12, 2017 - August 11, 2017
The Kenderdine Art Gallery is the fourth stop for Authier's national touring solo exhibition. This exhibition is curated by Robert Enright and foregrounds
Authier's recent canvases as well as works on paper. This tour is accompanied by a bilingual catalogue that includes an introduction by Michelle
Gewurtz, extended interview with Robert Enright, and essays by Sky Goodden, Sarah Milroy and Ola Wlusek.
The full tour schedule is as follows:
Thames Art Gallery July 15 - September 11, 2016
Ottawa Art Gallery October 6, 2016 - January 2, 2017
Art Gallery of Guelph January 19 - April 2, 2017
Kenderdine Art Gallery, Saskatoon May - August 2017
Galerie de I’UQAM, Montreal October - December 2017
MSVU Art Gallery, Halifax January - March 2018
Musee Regional de Rimouski April 2018
*The artist would like to thank the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council and The City of Ottawa.
UPCOMING CATALOGUE LAUNCH - 2017
A catalogue featuring Authier's "Grisailles" solo exhibition at Rodman Hall, St. Catharines (2013) will be available this year. This catalogue
will include essays by Jonathan Shaughnessy - Curator of Contemporary Art at the National Gallery of Canada and Marcie Bronson - Curator
at Rodman Hall. Special thanks to the support of RBC that helped make this publication possible. There will be a catalogue launch (date
and venue TBA) in Toronto. -Please check back for more details.
PANEL DISCUSSION WITH ERIC FISCHL - SEPTEMBER 2015
On Sept. 9, 2015 Authier will be participating in a panel discussion with Eric Fischl on the current issues in painting. The event is hosted
by the US Embassy and will be held at the Art Bank in Ottawa, ON
AUTHIER IN BORDERCROSSING MAGAZINE - PAINTING ISSUE - SEPTEMBER 2015
Interview with Robert Enright in The Uncertain Certainty: States of the Art of Painting in the current issue of BorderCrossing Magazine
AUTHIER IN BORDERCROSSING MAGAZINE - MARCH 2015
Authier's discussion with Robert Enright on the Sublime is in this issue of BorderCrossing Magazine -we are monsters.
AUTHIER'S PAINTING INCLUDED IN PRESTIGIOUS CANADA HOUSE ART COLLECTION, LONDON, UK - FEBRUARY 2015
Authier's painting Hybrid is now housed in the Sir Wilfred Laurier room on the 3rd floor of Canada House in London, England. The official
opening of the newly refurbished embassy took place on February 19th at which time the artist met Her Royal Majesty, the Queen. To view
the Canada House art collection please click on the following link: www.canadahousecollection.co.uk