(1986, Montreal, CAN)
Simon Belleau works between sculpture, film, installation and photography. He has realized projects for Musée d’Art Contemporain de Montréal, Montréal (2020); Cassandra Cassandra, Toronto (2020); Parisian Laundry, Montreal (2019); Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy (2018); Galerie René Blouin, Montreal (2018); Sculpture Center, New York City (2018); Raising Cattle, Montreal (2017); Marsèlleria, New York City (2017); Optica, centre d’art contemporain, Montréal (2016); and Vie d’ange, Montreal (2016). Belleau completed an MFA in studio arts at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois, in 2015, where he was the recipient of the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Trust Scholar and Fellow Program. He is also one of the nine laureates of the Fonderie Darling’s 2019-2022 Montreal Studio Program. Since 2019, he is an Artist-in-Residence and Lecturer in Concordia University sculpture department.