Caroline Gagné

© Caroline Gagné. Photo Meriol Lehmann.


Caroline GagnĂ© lives and works in Quebec City and Saint-Jean-Port-Joli. Her work reveals a profound commitment to her practice, where network art, media art, installations, and sound art forge a multiform artistic path. She has taken part in the Biennale nationale de sculpture contemporaine (Trois-RiviĂšres), the Manif d’art Biennial and Mois Multi (Quebec City), the Temps d’images festival (Montreal), FIMAV (Victoriaville), and Instants fertiles (Saint-Nazaire, France); as well as in the events the PĂ©riphĂ©ries QuĂ©bec-Zagreb-Sarajevo (Zagreb, Croatia), CitĂ©s invisibles (Montreal), and C’est arrivĂ© prĂšs de chez vous : L’art actuel Ă  QuĂ©bec (Quebec City). Her works have also been shown at Occurrence and the UQAM gallery (Montreal), the Stewart Hall Art Gallery (Pointe-Claire), Sporobole (Sherbrooke), Stryx Gallery (Birmingham, England), as well as Lieu and VU (Quebec City). In 2011, she won a Prix d’excellence des arts et de la culture de la Ville de QuĂ©bec for her sound installation CARGO. In 2020, the national collection of the MusĂ©e d’art contemporain de MontrĂ©al acquired her piece Le bruit des icebergs as part of its permanent collection. GagnĂ© is an active member of the arts milieu, and between 2013 and 2019, was artistic director of artist-run centre Avatar.​







Books & Ephemera

Artist Orange

Just as a performance artist uses their body as their medium, this is a fragrance composed entirely of the orange tree: fruit, leaves, bark, roots, and flowers. Artist Orange performs itself.

Top Notes

neroli, blood orange

Middle Notes

fresh orange juice, petit grain

Base Notes

orange twig, orange seed