JULIE RENÉ DE COTRET
Julie René de Cotret is a French Canadian independent artist-curator, born in Montreal. They received their BFA from Nova Scotia College of Art & Design University in 2004 and a MVS from University ofToronto, in curatorial studies, in 2018. They have exhibited and curated exhibition projects internationally: Canada, US, Sweden, Greece, Switzerland, Korea, Germany. René de Cotret is co-founder and independent curator/director of the artist residency program at the School of Environmental Science, University of Guelph, Ontario (2009-). They have been an active board member in ARC’s for the last 15 years, and are currently chair of the board of GNO, Sudbury. Their vision is to create projects, which are generative and celebrate art and environmental advocacy, while fostering community-making, in the arts. Their methodology is always collaborative. This artist-curator is currently researching the tool of narrative writing, to reach the individual sensitivities of the audience. For more information, please visit their website.
Recent work by Julie
Banner Image: Quest Borealis, 2015