Consultation

Julie Lapalme offers personalized training, having worked as an instructor at several festivals and artist-run centres & provided technical support to several new media artists. Julie draws on years of art-making and professional work experience to create customized training or consultation sessions.

Mentoring
Speed Networking Event
Golden Key International Honour Society of Concordia University

The Golden Key International Honour Society recruits members within the top 15% of their undergraduate faculty and top-performing graduate students from all disciplines. We focus on Academics, Leadership and Service and support our elite members to achieve their personal, professional and altruistic goals.

Guest speaker
2015
GradProSkills: Mentor students during Concordia's Graduate Professional Skills Program's Speed Networking Event. This GradProSkills event helps students practice their networking strategies and build their professional network through mentorship. Mentor
2012 - 2015
Workshops
Tweet Pals - Twitosphère, 13th annual Blue Metropolis Montreal International Literary Festival 2010 - 2011
Voisins/Neighbours, 12th annual Blue Metropolis Montreal International Literary Festival 2009 - 2010
Laboratoire NT2, Département d’études littéraires, UQAM, Montreal, QC 2006 - 2007
Département d'études françaises, Concordia University, Montreal, QC 2005 - 2006
Studio XX, Montreal, QC 2000 - 2003
Emmedia, Calgary, AB 2001
St-John’s International Women’s Film & Video Festival, St-John’s, NL 2001
Khyber Centre for the Arts, Halifax, NS 2001
Centre For Art Tapes, Halifax, NS 1998 - 2000
Residencies & Presentations
Webcom Montréal, Succès québécois : Métropolis bleu et Localmind
Presentation of the Tweet Pals - Twitosphère project by Metropolis Bleu with Katerine-Lune Rollet and Florence Alligrini
presentation
2011 - Montreal, QC
Concordia university, Languages of the Web, Andrew Forster
Presentation on jQuery & Flash
presentation
2010 - Montreal, QC
Metropolis Blue Student Literary Programme
Presentation on « Les blogues littéraires » for l'antenne Communication-Jeunesse de l'école Antoine-de-Saint-Exupéry at the Bibliothèque municipale de Saint-Léonard, 12th Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival
presentation
2010 - Montreal, QC
FAIS TA VALISE!, Laboratoire NT2
Montreal School Board project co-produced with the Fine Art faculty at Concordia and Hexagram
presentation
2009 - Montreal, QC
Interactive Screen 0.3: Banff New Media Institute Participant artist
2003 - Banff, AB
Forum des Nouvelles Écritures: Cyberpitch 2.0
Festival International Nouveau Cinéma Nouveaux Médias
Participant artist
2002 - Montreal, QC
EMMEDIA Gallery & Production Society
Presentation of Studio XX and my Orphan Train - Trained Tales project
Artist in residence and artist presentation
2001 - Calgary, AB
Studio XX - Femmes Branchées, Salon #38, Holiday Performance
Presentation of my Tongue Rug - Tapis a langues project
Artist presentation
2001 - Montreal, QC
Concordia University, Art History Department, Ernestine Daubner
Presentation of my Orphan Train - Trained Tales project
Artist presentation
2001 - Montreal, QC
À demain chères prunelles, NFB Documentary, Aube Giroux
Presentation of my Orphan Train - Trained Tales project
Interview
1999 - Halifax, NS
New Media and Deep Web Co-production
Banff Centre for the Arts
Artist in residence
1998 - Banff, AB
Independant New Media Production / Art
The Wishing Table [ Work in progress ]
Installation & Web Project
2015
Tongue Rug - Tapis à langues
Installation & Web Project
2002 - 2012
Reflets V
Web art, Maison de la culture Marie-Uguay, Montreal, QC
Group Show
April 2011
Orphan Train - Trained Tales
Installation & Web Project
1998 - 2001
Orphan Train : Trained Tales ou le passé fragmenté des enfants adoptés
Multimedia installation & Web art, Maison de la Culture: Rosemont/Petite-Patrie, Montreal, QC
Solo Show
Jan. 2004
RCA Networks Festival
Web art curated by Andrea Cooper. St-John’s, NF
Festival
April 2002
13º Videobrasil International Electronic Art Festival
São Paulo, Brasil
Festival
Sept. 2001
Trained Tales / Contes du train des orphelins
Web art & multimedia installation, Galerie Sans Nom Co-op Ltée, Moncton, NB
Solo Show
Nov.-Dec 2000
Amour/Horreur Part II
Exhibition curated by Gail Bourgeois, La Centrale & Studio XX, Montréal, QC
Group Show
April 1999
Re-make, Re-Model
Exhibition curated by Peter Dykhuis, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS
Group Show
Feb. - April 1999
Orphan Train — Trained Tales
Multimedia installation, Khyber Centre for the Arts, Halifax, NS
Solo Show
Sept. 1998
Embedded
Computer Animated Video, Beta SP, Colour Stereo, 12:00 Minutes
Distribution: VTape and Glimz
1997 - 1999
Women’s Television Network
‘Shameless Shorts’ Program curated by Jake Moore, Winnipeg, MB
Screening
May 2000/Nov. 99
Land of the lost? A festival of forgotten technologies
Curated by Brandon Vickerd, Renato Vitic and David Diviney, eyelevel Gallery, Halifax, NS
Screening
August 2002
Herland Film Festival
‘Overboard’ Program curated by Noreen Battagglia. Calgary, AB
Festival
Oct. 1999
Images Festival of Independent Film & Video
New Screen 16, XX Animation, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
Festival
May 1998
Out Of The Centre
Centre for Art Tapes Scholarship Premiere, Wormwoods Cinema, Halifax, NS
Screening
Nov. 1997
Collaborative Work in New Media
Fugues
Laboratoire NT2, Département d’études littéraires, UQAM
A NT2 Collective production, Fugues was both a hypermedia adaptation of Piano (René Lapierre, Les Herbes rouges, 2001) & a critical reflection on the text itself. Designed the website based on a scenario by Bertrand Gervais. Acted as instructor (Flash) & mentor to the participating students.
2006-2007
Montreal, QC
Monument du Vide: Participant in collaborative network web art project by Marie-Christiane Mathieu with invited artists.
Nouvelles Images 01 en México: ¡Voilà Québec En México! [FCMM] Dec. 2003 - Mexico
FCMM: Festival International Nouveau Cinéma Nouveaux Médias [FCMM] Oct. 2003 - Montreal, QC
New Media / No Memory, Centre for Art Tapes June 2003 - Halifax, NS
Maid in Cyberspace Festival / HTMlles festival de cyberart, Studio XX
Feb. 2002 - Montreal, QC
RCAAQ general assembly, Presented by 3e Impérial. Oct. 2002 - Montreal, QC
ALICA: 8 Manoeuvres en Quête d’un Territoire
[Alliance Pour La Circulation de l’Art] 3e Impérial: Centre d'essai en arts visuels
Nov. 2001 - Granby, QC
Vigil of Planetary Net Art / Veille planétaire d’art en réseau
Participant Artist. Curated by Ollivier Dyens & Richard Barbeau
2002 - Montreal, QC
Le regard de l’enfermement / L’enfermement du regard
Participant Artist. Collaborative projet organized by Folie/Culture
2001 - Quebec City, QC
Incomplete Dislocations://web & interactive digital art
Co-curator. Web exhibition - Curator: ID Collective - eyelevel Gallery
1997 - Halifax, NS
Education
Master of Arts degree, Littératures francophones et résonances médiatiques
Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec

Thesis: La mutabilité au sein de trois oeuvres franco-ontariennes : une lecture du Malade imaginaire d'André Paiement, de L'Homme invisible/The Invisible Man de Patrice Desbiens et du Testament du couturier de Michel Ouellette
2005 - 2008
Bachelor of Fine Arts degree
Nova Scotia College of Art & Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia
1993 - 1995
International BFA Exchange Program
Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, Dundee, Scotland
1994
Grants, Scholarships & Awards
Carolyn and Richard Renaud Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Concordia University 2005
Bourse d'études supérieures en littératures francophones, Concordia University 2005
RTNDA (Radio Television News Directors Association) Regional Award: Central Canada, Montreal Matters website, CBC Montreal 2003/2004
Forum des Nouvelles Écritures: Cyberpitch 2.0, Festival International Nouveau Cinéma Nouveaux Médias, Bell Fund winner (Ex Aqueo) for my “Tongue Rug” project 2002
Research & Creation Grant, Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec 2002
Travel Grant, Canada Council for the Arts 2001
Presentation Grant, Nova Scotia Arts Council                  1998/2000
Professional Development Grant, Nova Scotia Arts Council 1999
First Production in New Media Grant, Canada Council for the Arts 1998
Computer Scholarship, Centre For Art Tapes                  1997
Robert Pope and Endowment Scholarship, Nova Scotia College of Art & Design 1995
Jury Member / Committee Work
Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec
Nouveaux médias (Recherche et création, perfectionnement)
Jury member
2011 - Montréal, QC
AVICOM Montréal 2012 & FIAMP.2012
Conference & annual meeting of AVICOM (ICOM International Committee) & the Festival International de l’Audiovisuel & du Multimédia sur le Patrimoine
Member of the organizing committee
2011 - 2012
Montréal, QC
Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec
Nouveaux médias (Recherche et création, perfectionnement)
Jury member
2009 - Quebec City, QC
Le XIe Colloque interuniversitaire étudiant de littérature (CIEL)
French Studies Department, Concordia University
Member of the organizing committee
2006 - Montréal, QC
Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec
Nouveaux médias (Recherche et création, perfectionnement)
Jury member
2004 - Quebec City, QC
Maid in Cyberspace Festival / HTMlles festival de cyberart, Studio XX Jury member
2003 - Montreal, QC
Cultural Human Resources Council,
Development of the New Media Specialists' Competency Chart
Contributor
2003 - Ottawa, ON
Instruction / Technical Support to Artists
Somalore, Lori Clarke 2003
St-John's, NF
Pudenda, Karen Hibbard 2002
Montreal, QC
Virus Corp, Tara Bethune-Leamen (Studio XX)
2002
Montreal, QC
Femmes, Vidéo et le Web
Diyan Achjadi, Jody Bielun, Pomgrenade, Mara Verna
Co-production with Studio XX & Groupe Intervention Vidéo (GIV)
2001 - 2002 -
Montreal, QC
Chorus, Nicole Jolicoeur
Science Fair: Feminist Configurations in Cyberspace
developed in partnership with Studio XX & the Daniel Langlois Foundation
2002
Montreal, QC
Between a rock and a hard place, Naomi Potter
Studio XX
2001
Montreal, QC
Caméra en main, Johanne Chagnon
Studio XX
2000
Montreal, QC
Guide à la vie artificielle sur le Web, Cheryl Sourkes
Studio XX
2000
Montreal, QC
Reviews
"L’adoption comme thème artistique", Claude Couillard
Zone Culture - Radio-Canada.ca, Review of Orphan Train exhibition.
January 2004
"Le regard de l'enfermement" de Folie/Culture
Le Vertige de l'évidence : 2e année de photographie à Québec, Rodrigue Bélanger, Gilbert Boss and al., p.87
2004
"Oeuvres en processus pour publics en développement", Marie-Christiane Mathieu
Espace Magazine, p. 49-50. Review of Tongue Rug project.
Spring 2003
"Culling New From the Mundane", Anna Lightfoot
Visual Arts News. Review of Re-Make/Re-Model exhibition, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
Summer 1999
Writing
Julie Lapalme wrote reviews for the following art magazines:  

Arts Atlantic

 
ENGAGING THE VIRTUAL
Curated exhibition by Doug Porter at the Dalhousie Art Gallery
Summer Issue, 2000

Visual Arts News

 

LOST HAMILTON LANDMARKS AND FIELDS OF HEAVEN
Exhibition by Carl Zimmerman, St. Mary's University Art Gallery

Winter Issue, 1997

VIRTUES OF VIRTUALITY
Website by Doug Porter

Fall Issue, 1997

WEBSITE BY ARTISTS
Website by Bob Rogers

Summer Issue, 1997

SUICIDE FOR ARTISTS
Performance by Andreas Guibert, eyelevel Gallery

Spring Issue, 1997

INNER LIGHT : RICHARD MUELLER : CONSTRUCTS
Exhibition by Richard Mueller, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

Winter Issue, 1996