Ballroom is an investigation into animated spaces and materialized transformations, rooted in the tradition of Still life. Elisabeth Belliveau position Still life as both a language and feminist practice in art history. She explores intersections of sculpture and the moving image in dialogue with digital tools, employing high and low materials and technologies to investigate how materials perform.
Born in Antigonish Nova Scotia, Elisabeth completed a BFA at Alberta College of Art and Design in Sculpture and an MFA in Fibres at Concordia University in Montréal. She is a visual artist and a published author of four graphic novels. She has exhibtied and screened her work internationally including Holland Animation Festival, Anifest Prague, Lux London UK and with Eyeworks 2017 in LA, Brooklyn and Chicago. She has attended residencies including Banff Centre for the Arts, Women’s Studio Workshop NY, Tokyo Wondersite-Japan, RAVI – Belgium and the National Film Board of Canada.
EXHIBITION from February 2nd to March 2nd, 2018