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Academic Training


2000-2001

Laval University, Quebec

Graphic communication

1998-2000

Cégep de Sainte-Foy, Sainte-Foy

Diploma of College Studies (DEC) in Plastic Arts

 

Further Education


1994-1998

Oil painting, Lucille Bouillé

 

Collective Exhibitions


2018

Cap-rouge Discover Arts Festival

Baie-Comeau Symposium

Kamouraska Symposium

Sainte-Flore ... Meeting of painters

Bromont Art Symposium

Tadoussac painting happening

Gatineau in color

The meeting of the painters of Nicolet

Quebec artisans fair

2017

Drummondville Arts Symposium

Lévis Fine Arts Convention

Baie-Comeau Symposium

Meeting of the painters of Sainte-Flore

Bromont in art

Danville Symposium

Fall dreams, Baie-Saint-Paul

Gatineau in Colors Symposium

Meeting of the painters of Nicolet

Quebec artisans fair

2016

Drummondville Arts Symposium

Boischatel Symposium

Sainte-Julie Symposium

Rendez-vous des Arts, Deschambault-Grondines

Appointment of painters from Ste-Flore, Shawinigan

Bromont en Arts

The Festival of the Arts, Saint-Basile-le-Grand

The meeting of painters, Nicolet

2015

The deputy's gallery, Saint-Grégoire (Bécancour)

Arts Symposium, Drummondville

Découv'arts Festival, Cap rouge (Quebec)

Village en Arts, Saint-Nicolas (Lévis)

Awakening in Arts Symposium, Quebec

Regional Arts Fair in Chaudière Appalaches, Vallée-Jonction

Bois-Francs Arts Fair, Victoriaville

The meeting of painters, Nicolet

2014

MUTUELLE UV Arts Symposium, Drummondville

Cap-Rouge Découvr’Arts Festival

Village en arts, Saint-Nicolas

Sainte-Flore ... Meeting of painters

Retrospective exhibition, La Muse restaurant gallery, Drummondville

2013

Gatineau in color Symposium

Danville Arts Symposium, Danville

Sainte-Flore… Meet the painters

Village en arts, Saint-Nicolas

Découvr'Art Festival, Cap-Rouge

Exhibition The History of Quebec as told by its animals, Saint-Sauveur

The Lac Saint-Pierre Eco-Salon, Trois-Rivières

2012

Dare to use small formats, Rencar, Victoriaville

The Appointment of Painters, Nicolet

Bois-Francs Arts Fair, Victoriaville

Awakening in the arts, Quebec

Danville Arts Symposium, Danville

Village en arts, Saint-Nicolas

Découvr’arts Festival, Cap Rouge

Arts Symposium, Drummondville

Gastronomic Rendezvous Fondation de la Truite Mouchetée, Quebec

2011

Exhibition, Rencar launch, Pavillon Arthabaska, Victoriaville

Awakening in Arts, Galeries de la Capitale, Quebec

Symposium “Oh! In Colors ”, Sainte-Eulalie

Deschambault-Grondines Arts Rendezvous (Honorary President)

Cap-Santé, Rich in color

Arts Symposium, Drummondville

Gastronomic Rendezvous Fondation de la Truite Mouchetée, Quebec

"Signature Robert Poirier and his guests" exhibition, Hôtel le Dauphin, Drummondville

2010

Arts Symposium, Drummondville

Gastronomic Rendezvous Fondation de la Truite Mouchetée, Quebec

Village en arts, Saint-Nicolas

Arts and reflections, Château-Richer

Symposium Oh! In color, Sainte-Eulalie

Culture days, Sainte-Eulalie

Arts Fair, Carrefour de l'Estrie

Salon des Arts des Bois-Francs, Victoriaville

2009

Christmas room, Museum of Religions, Nicolet

Salon des Arts des Bois-Francs, Victoriaville

Awakening in Arts, Galeries de la Capitale, Quebec

Symposium “Oh! In color ”, Sainte-Eulalie

Symposium "Plaines Couleurs", Quebec

Symposium on rue du Campanile, Sainte-Foy

Arts Symposium, Drummondville

Gastronomic Rendezvous Fondation de la Truite Mouchetée, Quebec

2008

Exhibition, Center des Roches, Grondines

Symposium "Plaines Couleurs", Quebec

Arts Symposium, Drummondville

Gastronomic Rendezvous Fondation de la Truite Mouchetée, Quebec

2006

Symposium des Arts Bon-Conseil, Notre-Dame-du-Bon-Conseil

Arts Symposium, Drummondville

Gastronomic Rendezvous Fondation de la Truite Mouchetée, Quebec

Exhibition, Downtown Montreal

2005

22nd CAPSQ Autumn Show, Montreal

Joque Symposium, Quebec

Gastronomic Rendezvous Fondation de la Truite Mouchetée, Quebec

2004

Arts Symposium, Drummondville

2003

Arts Symposium, Drummondville

Arts and crafts fair, Drummondville

Arts Fair, Fleurimont

Awakening in Arts, Galeries de la Capitale, Quebec

2000

Place Fleur-de-Lys exhibition, Quebec

1999

Exhibition Galerie Trompe-L’oeil, Sainte-Foy

 

Duo Exhibitions


2018

Duo exhibition "From one dream to another ...", Valérie Lortie and Diane Girard, Christine Genest Art Gallery, Cap-Santé

2014

Performance and exhibition duo, Valérie Lortie and Diane Girard, Galerie du resto La Muse, Drummondville

2013

Duo exhibition “When we merge talent…”, Valérie Lortie and Diane Girard, Museum of World Religions, Nicolet

Duo exhibition “When we merge talent…”, Valérie Lortie and Diane Girard, Café de la poste, Beauport

Duo exhibition "When we merge talent ...", Valérie Lortie and Diane Girard, Hôtel des Postes Museum, Victoriaville


Solo Exhibitions


2018

Solo exhibition at La souche, Quebec

2016

Exhibition at La Ninkasi St-Jean, Quebec

2014

Solo exhibition "Autumn Light", La Muse Restaurant Gallery, Drummondville

2013

Solo exhibition, Rencar Gallery, Victoriaville

Solo exhibition, Café de la Place, Cap-Santé

Solo exhibition, "Autumn-Winter", Café-Cognac, Trois-Rivières

2012

Exhibition "The Essence of these Trees", Furniture School, Victoriaville

2010

“These living trees” exhibition Galerie Chez Ger-Art, Sainte-Eulalie

2005 to 2010

Permanent exhibition at the Café de la Poste, Beauport

2007

Live painting, Café de la Poste, Beauport

Galleries / Agencies


2012 to 2016

World Art Gallery, Quebec

2012-2014

Art X Terra, Montreal

2009 to 2014

Laroche Denis Art Gallery, Quebec

2011 to 2013

Rencar, Victoriaville

2011

Atelier MichL Gallery, Baie-Saint-Paul

2009-2010

Louise Béland Art Gallery, Quebec

2005

François Cimon Art Gallery, Quebec

 

Professional Affiliations


2018-2019

AAPARS (Association of Affiliated Painters of the South Shore)

2010 to 2014

AIBAQ (International Academy of Fine Arts of Quebec)

2004 to 2006

The Circle of Painters and Sculptors of Quebec


Publications / Media


2017

Le Nouvelliste newspaper "About sixty artists expected in Sainte-Flore"

2016

Journal La Relève "A winning formula for the Symposium of painting and sculpture of Sainte-Julie"

2015

Newspaper La Nouvelle Union, Victoriaville

2014

Le Courrier Sud newspaper "Valérie Lortie at La Muse"

The Nicolet-Yamaska, TV Cogeco meetings

2013

La Nouvelle Union newspaper "A duo exhibition"

Le Courrier Sud newspaper "Valérie Lortie and Diane Girard exhibit at Nicolet"

2011

KYQ 95.7 FM, Le KYQ du matin, interview with Lydia Jacques.

Journal Courrier de Portneuf "Perspectives on art in Deschambault-Grondines"

2011 calendar of the MRC Nicolet-Yamaska

2010

The Nicolet-Yamaska, TV Cogeco meetings

Newspaper La Nouvelle, Victoriaville

Le Courrier Sud newspaper, Nicolet

Le Nouvelliste newspaper, Trois-Rivières "About fifty artists and artisans"

The Nicolet-Yamaska, TV Cogeco meetings

2008

Accomplice Notebook, Feathers and Brushes

2006-2008

Magazin’Art 2006-2008,

Biennial Directory of Canadian Artists

2007

CKRL, Before 9 a.m. everything is possible

CKRL, Aerospace

 

Artistic Implications


2016

Donation of a work for Le Grand Tour de Roue by Yves Landry (Pediatric Oncology of the Chu de Québec)

2014

Participation in the filming of the show "La petite seduction" in Sainte-Eulalie.

Donation of a work to the foundation of the CHU de Québec (Le Grand tour de Roue for the Mother-Child Center)

2005 to 2013

Donation of a work to the Mouchetée Trout Foundation

2008

Donation of a work to AQEPA (Quebec Association for Children with Hearing Problems)


Awards and Recognition


2017

Camille St-Pierre Prize (3rd prize), Symposium de Baie-Comeau

2016

People's favorite prize, The Fête des arts de Saint-Basile-le-Grand

People's favorite prize, Ste-Julie Symposium 2016

2011

Guest of the Workshops-conferences of the Center des arts populaires, Nicolet

Honorary President, Symposium "The rendezvous of the arts of Deschambault-Grondines"

2010

Honorary President, Symposium “Oh! In Colors ”, Sainte-Eulalie

2009

People's favorite prize (2nd prize), Symposium “Oh! In Colors ”, Sainte-Eulalie