I re-discover parts of my cultural heritage, portraying the different facets of the life of mountain villages in between the Italian and Slovenian borders. What I found was a community of survivors. (more…)
Catherine Canac-Marquis (b.1988) is a photo-based artist from Quebec City, Canada. Her work is mainly focused on global issues, environmentalism, the concept of territory, and the documentary role of the photographic medium. She received her BFA with Distinction in Photography from Concordia University in 2017, and she is currently pursuing a Graduate Certificate in Climate Change in Long Beach, CA. She was a Flash Forward Emerging Photographer Competition winner in 2017, and she was awarded one of three Canada-wide AIMIA | AGO Photography Prize Scholarships in 2016. Her work has been included in solo and group exhibitions at The Reykjavik Museum of Photography (Reykjavik, 2019), The Letter Bet (Montreal, 2018), and Gallery 44 | Centre for Contemporary Photography (Toronto, 2017).