Guy Levesque
Moules

portrait

Guy Levesque is a self-taught Quebec artist who has developed a unique technique for working leather and metal over the past 25 years.

exhibitions
2002 SOFA (Sculpture Objects and Functional Art), Chicago
Dialogue entre formes et matières, Galerie des métiers d'art du Québec, Montréal
2000 SIDIM (the Montréal International Interior Design Show), Limited Series category, Montréal, Que.
De main de maître, Palais des congrès, Paris, France
1995 Solo exhibition of masks, Bar-galerie Fourmi Atomik, Quebec city
1994 Opening of the Atelier Boutique Guy Levesque, on 79, Sault-au-Matelot Street, Quebec city
Le masque : miroir de l’âme, in the workshop
Une deuxième peau qui parle, Museum of Civilization, Quebec city
Rencontre IV, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que.
1993 État de sièges, Solo exhibition, Maison Bellanger-Girardin, Quebec city
1992-93 Gens de métiers, Maison Bellanger-Girardin, Quebec city
1992 Art Expo New York, New York
1991 Art Expo New York, New York
Oeuvres récentes, Solo exhibition, Café-galerie Le Tango, Quebec city
1990 Perles noires de Tahiti, Boutique Oblique, Quebec city
1987 Je t'aime, Eaton Center, Toronto, Ontario.
Invited artist for fashion show of great canadians fashion designers
La petite galerie, Chibougamau, Que.
City Hall, Chibougamau, Que.
1986 One of a Kind Show, Toronto, Ontario
Socio-cultural center, Chicoutimi, Que.
Gabrielle-Roy Library, Quebec city
1985 Place des arts, Québec Winter Carnival, Quebec city
Château Frontenac Hall, Quebec city
1983-85 Numbers of masks exhibitions, in Quebec city and Montréal
1982-83 Salon des métiers d'art, Montréal
1978-81 Salon des artisans, Quebec city

other activities
2003 Creation of a mask for the Théatre du Trident, Québec
2002 Creation of masks for L'Opéra de Québec
2001 Training of leather mask molding for Cirque du Soleil
1999 Collaboration with Tafisa International (laminating): creation of 13 masks under the theme Magie
1998 Creation of a mask for Robert Lepage’s movie
1987 Teaching for Quebec Manpower Vocational Training Commission
1985 Selected work of art for Recherche 85, Salon des Métiers d’Art, Montréal
Quebec representative at the 5th festival of Acadian Art, Moncton, New Brunswick
1980-82 Selection panel representative (leather craft section) of the Corporation des artisans de Québec