Curriculum Vitae

Born in Montréal (Canada) in  1943 

 

Education

    1997-1998       Studio Arts Department, Concordia University, Montreal.

    1989 to 1995   All the workshop offered by the Secteur photographie du Service des activités culturelles (SAC) of the               Université of Montreal.

Association

    2010      Member of Regroupement des artistes en arts visuels du Québec (RAAV) 

Publications 

    2009     WEB Site: «www.jeangrothe-photo.com»

    2009     Exhibition booklet. «Lux obscura». Texts by Robert Hébert, commissionner;  Jean Lauzon, director of the Musée Populaire de la Photographie and by Jean Grothé.

    2009     Exhibition booklet. «Alzheimer: l’installation du néant», Jean Lauzon Ph.D. director of the Musée Populaire de la Photographie, Drumondville, Québec

    2007    «Alzheimer: A Photographic Diary», Smith, Bonappétit & Son, Montreal, Canada.

    2007    «Alzheimer : un journal photographique», Éditions Les 400 Coups,  Montréal, Canada (Éditions du Seuil, France).

 

Professional experiences and exhibitions

 1- Teaching 

     2000 – 2004  «Fine Printing».  At University of  Montreal’s SAC.

     2006                 «Fine Printing Workshop».

2- Solo exhibitions

     2017      December 3rd to 23 December 23th : «Mes premières couleurs» at Jardins Millen, 10800 Ave Millen, Montréal, Québec. (Invitation)

     2017      April 2nd to April 23rd: LUX OBSCURA - EARTH… 2084 at Jardins Millen, 10800 Ave Millen, Montréal Québec. (Invitation)

     2016    February 22nd to March 15 :LUX OBSCURA - AT MY FEET at Jardins  Millen, 10800 Ave Millen, Montréal Québec. (Invitation)

     2015    February 22nd to March 15 :LUX OBSCURA - AROUND ME at Jardins  Millen, 10800 Ave Millen, Montréal Québec. (Invitation)

     2014    May 20th to September 13th: UN AILLEURS SI PROCHE at Théâtre des Deux Rives du SPEC du Haut Richelieu, St-Jean sur Richelieu, Québec.

     2013     July 7th to September 8th, COATICOOK EN LUMIÈRE NOIRE at the Musée Beaulne, Coaticook, Quebec.

     2010      September 24th to October 3rd, FRAGMENTS DE LUMIÈRE, at Centre culturel Saint-Germain, Montreal, Quebec.

    2009      September 17th to October 3rd,  LUX OBSCURA,  Galerie Art-Mûr - Espace 5 , Montreal, Québec.

 

 (Solo exhibition of:  «Alzheimer : A Photographic Diary».)

     2015    May 10 to May 31 : Alzheimer : un journal photographique at Jardins Millen, 10800 Ave Millen, Montréal, Canada. (Invitation)

     2011     September 19 to Octobre 3 : Alzheimer : un journal photographique, at Centre culturel de Comines-Warneton, Belgium. (Invitation)

     2011      Mars 21 to May 29 Maison de la culture Côte-des-Neiges, Montreal,  Canada. (Invitation)

     2010      September 24 to October 3, at Centre culturel Saint-Germain, Montreal, Canada. (Invitation)

     2009     Novembre 20th to December 18th 2009, CEGEP de Rosemont, Montreal, Canada.

     2009     September 16th to November 15th. Musée Populaire de la Photographie, Drummondville, Canada. 

     2004     September. Pfizer Pharmaceutical Company, Kirkland, Canada.

     2004     April 26th  National Conference, Alzheimer Society of Canada, Montreal,  Canada.

     2003     September at Maison des arts de Laval, Canada.

     2003     April at Maison des arts de Laval, Canada.

 

 3- Group exhibitions

      2012     June 15 to August 19.  Rendez-vous photo du Richelieu -  Maison Villebon de Beloeil.

      2012     May 24 to 26. Salon international du design de Montréal (SIDIM).    

      2011     June 29 to July 3. Festival international de Montréal en arts. Montreal,  Canada.

      2010     Canada Pavillion at Expo 2010 Shanghai China

 

 4- Else.

        2012      August: Artist in Residence. Cooaticook, Quebec, Canada

        2011      August and September: Artist in Residence. Cooaticook, Quebec, Canada.                             

 

Awards

        2006    «Prix d’excellence» of the Salon international du design de Montréal (SIDIM)

        2006     Second prize of Alzheimer’s Disease International (Professionnal category) of the International Photography Competition

        2005     Honorable Mention for «The Chimerical Pond», 2005 Competition, International Photography Awards.

        2005     Honorable Mention for «The Fern Wood»,  2005 Compétition, International Photography Awards.

 

Education and occupation

         1963 - 1970     Ph.D in psychology, University of Montreal.

         1969 - 2009     Psychologist: private practice of psychotherapy.