Louis Jacque: Biography

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

1958    

1960  

1962 

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1984    

1985    

1987    

 

1989    

Arts Solo exhibition, Galerie Denyse Delrue, Montréal, QC

Galerie Libre, Montréal, QC

Joint exhibition, Norton Room, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, QC

Galerie Camille Hébert, Montréal, QC

Galerie Camille Hébert, Montréal, QC

Galerie Camille Hébert, Montréal, QC

Musée d’art comtemporain, Montréal, QC

Joint exhibition (two artists), Lofthouse Galleries, Ottawa, ON

Galerie L’Apogée, Saint-Sauveur-des-Monts, QC

Spectrum Gallery, New York, NY

Spectrum Gallery, New York, NY

Lofthouse Galleries, Ottawa, ON

Galerie Denyse Delrue, Montréal, QC

Galleria Tiade, Turin, Italy

Gallerie L’Apogée, Saint-Sauveur-des-Monts, QC

Galerie Champagne, Québec City, QC

First National City Bank, Milan, Italy

Galerie L’Apogée, Saint-Sauveur-des-Monts, QC

Galerie Entremonde, Paris, France

Alleria SM13, Rome, Italy

Galerie L’Apogée, Saint-Sauveur-des-Monts, QC

Galerie L’Apogée, Saint-Sauveur-des-Monts, QC

Galleria Il Giorno, Milan, Italy

Galerie Entremonde, Paris, France

Galerie L’Apogée, Saint-Sauveur-des-Monts, QC

Galleria Il Gabbiano, La Spezia, Italy

Galerie Entremonde, Paris, France

Galerie Bernard Desroches, Montréal, QC

Thomas Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

Centre Culturel, Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC

25-year retrospective, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, QC

Grands formats, Canadian Cultural Centre, Paris, and Centre d’animation culturelle, Bordeaux, France

Galerie Claude Gadoury, Quebec, QC (abstract works and drawings)

Thomas Gallery, Winnipeg, MB (paintings)

Galerie Art+Plus, Montréal, QC

Galerie sur la Côte, Québec City, QC (paintings)

Galerie du 22 mars, Montréal, QC

Galerie du 22 mars, Montréal, QC (silk-screen prints, monotypes, drawings)

Galerie aux Multiples, Québec City, QC

Galerie Frédéric Palardy, Montréal, QC

Galerie Simon Blais, Retrospective and launch of the Monograph Louis Jaque by Monique Brunet-Weinmann, part of the “Signatures” collection published by Éditions Broquet

 

Dual Exhibitions

 

1993    

2006    

Exhibition of recent works: Colour drawings and gouaches, Galerie Simon Blais, QC

Sidéral Silence, Un parcours: 1966-2002, Han Art Gallery, Montréal, QC

 

Group Exhibitions

 

1958  

 

1960    

                                       

 

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1966    

 

 

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1968    

 

 

 

 

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1998  

2012    

75th Annual Spring Exhibition, Montreal Museum of Fine Art, Montréal, QC

1955-56  72nd and 73rd Annual Spring Exhibitions, Montréal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal, QC

14th Annual Exhibition and Sale of Contemporary Canadian Painting, Sculpture and Graphics, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON

3rd Annual Exhibition and Sale of Canadian Art, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal, QC

77th Annual Annual Spring Exhibition, Montréal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal, QC

Hadassah Auction of Canadian Art, Montréal, QC

15th Annual Exhibition and Sale of Contemporary Canadian Painting, Sculpture and Graphics, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON

4th Annual Exhibition and Sale of Canadian Art, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal, QC

7th Winnipeg Show, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

78th Annual Spring Exhibition, Montréal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal, QC

15th Annual Exhibition and Sale of Contemporary Canadian Art, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

5th Annual Exhibition and Sale of Canadian Art, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal, QC

Traveaux de peintres contemporains, Québec City, QC

Six peintres canadiens, Galerie Arnaud, Paris, France

Panorama de l’ Art, Place Ville-Marie, Montréal, QC

7th Annual Exhibition and Sale of Canadian Art, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, QC

Artistes de Montréal, Musée d’art comtemporain, Montréal, QC

JAMM Collects, an exhibition of prominent Montréal artists at the Stable Gallery, Montréal’, Montréal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal, QC

Collection Roland Dumais, Centre d’art du Mont-Royal, Montréal, QC

6th Biennial Exhibition of Canadian Painting, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON

Concours artistiques du Québec Collections, Musée d’art comtemporain, Montréal, QC

10th Winnipeg show, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

Montreal Collects, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal, QC

Artistes du Québec, Québec Pavilion, expo 67

Concours artistiques du Québec Choix de la Critique, Centre d’art du Mont-Royal, Montréal, QC

Exhibition for Annual Spring exhibition prizewinners, Montréal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal, QC

Trésors d’Argenteuil, Lachute, QC

11th Winnipeg Show, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

Centre d’art des Jeunesses musicales du Canada, Mont-Orford, QC

Canadian Pavilion, ‘HemisFair ‘68’, San Antonio, TX

Survol 68, Montréal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal, QC

Carleton University, Ottawa, ON

Carleton University, Ottawa, ON

Galerie Whitney, Montréal, QC

Musée d’art contemporain, Montréal, QC

Group show of works for the Québec Pavilion, expo 67, Osaka, Japan

200 years of Quebec painting, McGill University, Montréal, QC

Centre d’art des Jeunesses musical du Canada, Mont-Orford, QC

Art exhibition, Saint-Laurent, QC

Inner Spaces, Compass Gallery, New York, NY

Cinque Pittori internazionali, Anonima Castelli, Milan, Italy

Pluriel 71, Musée du Québec, Québec City, QC

Multiart, Grand Théâtre de Québec, Québec City, QC

Quebec-Africa, College of Arts & Sciences, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT

Galleria Il Giorno, Milan, Italy

Musée de Loudon, France

Centre Culturel de Chauvigny, France

Centre Culturel de Château-richer, France

Galleria Tiade, Turin, Italy

Panorama dell’arte comtemporanea, Gallerie Il Centro, Pavia, Italy

Europa 72, 3rd International Exhibition of Painting, Palazzo del Tourismo, Piazza del duomo, Milan, Italy

Tre Giorno di Brera, group show, Galleria Il Mercante, Milan, Italy

Da Castelletto a Portovenere, international exhibition, La Spezia, Italy

Galleria Il Giorno, Milan, Italy

Group show, Galleria Il Giorno, Milan, Italy

Artisti comtemporanei milanes’, Galleria Civica di Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy

Cerreto Guidi Contemporary Group, Florence, Italy

Art 74, Volunteer Committee of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Place d’Anjou

Les Arts du Québec, Man and His World 74

Basel Internationla Art Fair, Switzerland

Premier Salon International d’Art Contemporain, Place de la Bastille Paris, France

Peintres Canadiens contemporains, Galerie Kastel, Montréal, QC

Quatre Artistes sur quatre cimaises, Galerie Entremonde, Paris, France

Deuxième Salon International d’Art Comtemporain, Place de la Bastille, Paris, France

Loisirs 80

S.A.P.Q (Société des artistes professionnels du Québec) group show, McDowell Gallery, Toronto, ON

Made in Canada II, exhibition of artists’ books, National Library of Canada, Ottawa, ON

Gravures origionales québécoises, travelling exhibition in Canada to mark the 125th anniversary of the National Bank of Canada

Tableaux retrouvés (1962-1984), Galerie de 22 mars, Montréal, QC

Interart Gallery, Ottawa, ON

25 ans de peinture, 25th anniversary of the Conseil de la Peinture

Festival de Painture de mascoushe, (L’Abstraction à Montréal)

Watercolours, drawings and engravings by: Paul V. Beaulieu, Claude B. Beaulieu, Louis  Jaque (Beaulieu), Galerie Sous le Passe-Partout, Montréal, QC

Exhibition of works by the Québec members of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts

Oeno Gallery, Prince Edward County, ON

 

Commissions

 

1969    

1972    

Multidimensional mural, Québec mural, Québec Pavilion, Expo 67, Osaka, Japan

MURAL, two triptychs (8ft. x 60ft in total), for the new CBC building, Montréal

 

Grants & Awards

 

1949    

1972   

Award winner, Concours artistiques de la Province de Québec

Silver Medal recipient, ‘Europa 72, 3rd International Exhibition of Painting’, Palazzo del Tourismo, Piazza del duomo, Milan Italy

 

Professional Activities

 

Co-Founder of S.A.P.Q (Societe des Artistes Professionels Du Québec

1st President of S.A.P.Q.

Founding Member of Conseil de la Painture

1st President of Conseil de la Painture

 

Media & Publications

 

“Louis Jaque: ‘Sideral Silence 1966-2002” by Monique Brunet-Weinmann, West Mount Living, Vol. 2- Issue 10

“Louis Jaque: Sideral Silence” by Monique Brunet-Weinmann, Vie des Arts 50 ans, No. 204, Automne 2006

 

Education

 

1937  

1938

Studied under Jean Paul Lemieux and, later his replacement, Paul-Émile Borduas

École du meuble