Chloe Lum & Yannick Desranleau
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Chloe Lum & Yannick Desranleau


Solo Exhibitions (selected)

2016
Rome – Kiehle Gallery, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minnesota, USA
2015
The Face Stayed East The Mouth Went West (elements) – Galerie Hugues Charbonneau, Montréal, Canada
2014
The Face Stayed East The Mouth Went West – Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown, Canada. Curator: Pan Wendt
Meant To Not Mean To Mean To Not Mean To – Anna Leonowoens Gallery, Halifax, Canada
Vexations – Access Gallery, Vancouver, Canada.
2013
Certainty: Two Times Not Really – Struts Gallery, Sackville, Canada
Looming – YYZ Artists' Outlet, Toronto, Canada
Seripop – Galerie Hugues Charbonneau, Montréal, Canada
More Time Than Space – Engramme, Québec, Canada
De par les options qui s'offrent à nous : la moins plausible / la plus tolérable – Galerie B-312, Montréal, Canada
2012
The Options That Are Offered To Us: The Least Likely / The Most Tolerable – TRUCK, Calgary, Canada
Deux temps, trois mouvements, sans doute – La Maison des Artistes Visuels Francophones, Winnipeg, Canada
Ce quoi aurait dû être et ce quoi ne le pouvait pas – Caravansérail, Rimouski, Canada.
En Finir Avec, Sans Aller Au Fond Des Choses – Action Art Actuel, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Canada
Landscapes Events Reproducted – Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Canada. Curator: Christof Migone
2011
La Battue – Artist Proof Gallery, Calgary, Canada
2010
Hoarding Skin – Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn, New York, USA
2009
IBU400 X 2 – Space 1026, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Seripop – Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, England. Curator: Sophie Brown
No Henge – Emporium Gallery, Montreal, Canada
Seripop – Peacock Centre for Contemporary Art, Aberdeen, Scotland
2008
Seripop: Mutations – Spedition am Güterbahnhof, Bremen, Germany
2007
Visual Emetic and Billions of Typos - The Art of Seripop – Manitoba Printmakers Association, Winnipeg, Canada
Seripop – Hellbaard, The Hague, Netherlands
2006
Art of Seripop – Tacheles Kunsthaus, Berlin, Germany
Stuck in a Vortex – Island Arts Center, Newport, Rhode Island, USA. Curator: Greg Pizzoli
2005
Driving a Ferrari to our Ultimate Demise – ArtLab, Toronto, Canada
Seripop Exposed – Gallery Latitude 53, Edmonton, Canada
2004
Riding a Coattail to Heaven – Foundation Gallery, Chicago, USA. Curator: Michael Coleman
2003
Selected Posters 02-03 – Galerie Saw, Ottawa, Canada
Posters by Seripop – Doucette Hall Gallery, University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, USA


Group Exhibitions (selected)

2015
L'image signée – Galerie Hugues Charbonneau, Montréal, Canada
La Estampa: Entre La Diversidad Y La Hibridacion – San Pedro Museo de Arte, Puebla, Mexico
International Print Biennale: Seclected Works – Northern Print, Newcastle, UK
La Estampa: Entre La Diversidad Y La Hibridacion – Centro de las Artes de Guanajuato, Mexico
Simultaneous: Seripop & Sonnenzimmer, Center for Books and Paper Arts, Chicago, USA. Curator: Julia V. Hendrickson
2014
La Estampa: Entre La Diversidad Y La Hibridacion, MUNAE, Mexico City
Contemporary Art Forum, Kitchener+Area – Public Art Biennial, Kitchener, Canada
Échos I – Galerie Hugues Charbonneau, Montréal, Canada
2013
Permanent Summer – Civilian Art Projects, Washington DC, USA
Image Imprimée – Biennale de Gravure Contemporaine, École supérieure des arts St-Luc Liège, Belgium
2012
Pulled – Public Works Gallery, Chicago USA
Art Souterrain – Montreal, Canada
2011
Pulled – Yes Gallery, Cincinnati; Space Gallery, Portland; 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, USA
The Work Ahead of Us: Québec Triennial 2011 – Musée d’Art Contemporain de Montréal, Canada
Partly Excavated – ARPRIM, Montréal, Canada. Joint show with Shawn Reed and Ryan Garbes
2010
Public Works 2 – Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, USA
28th Baie St-Paul Contemporary Art Symposium, Baie St-Paul, Canada, Curator: Stefan St-Laurent
Street & Studio: From Basquiat to Seripop – Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria. Curator: Cathérine Hug
Séripop & Paprika – Galerie Anatome, Paris, France. Curator: Guillaume Fraully.
Printervention - Chicago Tourism Center Gallery, Chicago, USA
Excursion sous la terre – ARPRIM, Montréal, Canada. Curators: Arthur Desmarteaux & Allison Moore
2009
People of Print – Here Gallery, Bristol, England
Gig Posters: the Art of Music Promotion – Kentucky Museum of Arts and Craft, Louisville, USA
2008
Color is the Keyboard – Whipper Snapper Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Radar Eyes – Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, USA
2007
We’re Rolling, They’re Hating – Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago and Riviera Gallery, Brooklyn, USA
Design it Yourself – Changing Room Gallery, Stirling, Scotland
Séripop and Rob Churm – White Chapel Project Space, London, UK. Curator: Richard Birkett.
2006
Territory – Presentation House Gallery / Artspeak Gallery, Vancouver, Canada. Curators: Melanie O’Brian and Helga Pakasaar
Dramarama – Kunstcentrum Belgie, Hasselt, Belgium and Extrapool, Nijmegen, Netherlands. Curator: Jelle Crama
2005
Fresh Ink – Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, Lancaster PA, USA
2004
Bff: Art of Séripop and The Little Friends of Printmaking – The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, USA
2002
Wild in the Streets – City Hall Courtyard Galleries, Baltimore, USA. Curator: Nolen Strals


Interventions, Performances

2015 squish to see you never – jè-st' Performance Biennial, Moncton, Canada
2015 5 Tableaux (It Bounces Back) – Darling Foundry, Montréal, Canada
2015 The Face Stayed East The Mouth Went West (elements) – Chorégraphie par Sarah Wendt, Galerie Hugues Charbonneau
2014 We’re never gonna get close because it’s hanging, since we took off the horse but kept the rider, in collaboration with Open Space, Victoria, Canada.
2014 Papier 14 Contemporary Art Fair, public art commission for Meant To Not Mean To Mean To Not Mean To, Montréal, Canada.
2012-2014 Avancez En Arrière, in collaboration with Action Art Actuel, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Canada
2010 City of Chicago, USA, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs: Public Installation of If I knew I wouldn't have gone on the Chicago River Walk
2006 TransMediale Festival, Berlin, Germany


Residencies

2015 Extrapool, Nijmegen, Netherlands
2015 University of Texas at Austin, Guest Artist in Print Program.
2014 NSCAD,Summer Visiting Artists Series, Halifax, Canada
2013 (Yannick Desranleau) The Deskilling and Reskilling of Artistic Production, Workshop lead by Luanne Martineau et Devon Knowles, Concordia University, Montréal, Canada.
2012 L'Écart, Rouyn-Noranda, Canada
2009 Northern Print, Newcastle, England
2006-2008 Bongoût, Berlin, Germany
2007 Hellbaard, The Hague, Netherlands
2006, 2007 Rotckop, Antwerpen, Belgium
2006 Extrapool, Nijmegen, Netherlands
2003 University of Pennsylvania in Edinboro, USA


Lectures and Curation (selected)

2016
Round Table, Vitriol, moderated by Catherine Mackenzie, AHGSA Annual Graduate Conference, Concordia University, Montréal, Canada
2016
Présentation, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
2015
Conférence, UAAC-AAUC 2015, NSCAD University, Halifax, Canada
2015
Artist talk and performance, Dawson Daily News Print & Publishing Symposium, Dawson City, Yukon
2015
Artist Talk, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Printmaking Department.
2014
Artist Talk, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, Canada.
Artist Talk, Open Space, Victoria, Canada.
Roundtable, Paper Trails, with Dominique Pétrin, moderated by David Balzer, Papier 14 Contemporary Art Fair, Montreal, Canada.
Artist Talk, with curator Kimberly Phillips, Access Gallery, Vancouver, Canada.
2013
Keynote lecture, for the forum/event A Handmade Assembly, Owens Art Gallery / Mount Allison University /Struts Gallery, Sackville, Canada.
Lecture, part of the series 3 Lecture 4 Voices, with Vincent Bonin and Michèle Thériault, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. Curated by Tricia Middleton, in collaboration with FOFA gallery.
2012
Round Table, Rencontre autour du Futur des Arts Imprimés, Galerie Circulaire, Montréal, Canada
Artist Talk, Sheridan College Faculty of Visual Arts and Design, Oakville, Canada
2011
Roundtable, Du Zine À L’Institution, La Centrale Galerie Powerhouse / Expozine 11, Montreal, Canada
Artist Talk, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Canada
Artist Talk, Alberta Printmakers Association, Calgary, Canada
Artist Talk, Concordia University Printmaking Department, Montreal, Canada
2009
Lecture, Posters, Modernity, Montreal, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art / Northern Print Bienniale, Gateshead, England
Workshop, Peacock Centre for contemporary Art, Aberdeen, Scotland
2008
Co-curators, Radar Eyes, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, USA
2007
Workshop, Tutorial, Martha Street Studio, Manitoba Printmakers Association, Winnipeg, Canada
Artist Talk, University of Manitoba School of Art, Design Department, Winnipeg, Canada
Roundtable, Doing It Outside: Public Art And Interventions, Pop Montreal Art Symposium / McGill University, Montreal, Canada
2004, 2006
Artist Talk, Concordia University, Printmaking Department, Montreal, Canada
2004
Artist Talk, University of North Texas, Department of Design, Denton, USA
Artist Talk, Texas Tech University, Department of Printmaking, Lubbock, USA
2004
The 100 Sided Die, Artist-run coop studios, founding members, Montreal, Canada
2003
Artist Talk, University of Pennsylvania in Edinboro, School of Fine Arts, Edinboro, USA


Awards, Bursaries, Grants

2016 C. Lum: SSHRC Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Master’s Scholarship
2016 Y. Desranleau: Stephen and Claudine Bronfman Fellowship
2016 Travel Grant, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2015 Sobey Art Awards, Long List (Québec)
2015 Travel Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2015 Project Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2015 Yannick Desranleau: FQRSC Masters Research Grant
2015 Travel Grant, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2015 Project Grant, Reasearch and creation, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2014 Travel Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2014 Project Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2014 Yannick Desranleau: SCHRC Joseph-Armand Bombardier Scholarship
2014 Travel Grant, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2013 Travel Grant, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2013 Project Grant, Reasearch and creation, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2013 Yannick Desranleau: Nick and Dale Tedeschi Scholarship, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
2013 Yannick Desranleau: Faculty of Fine Arts Fellowship, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
2012 Shortlist, Pierre-Ayot Award, City of Montreal
2012 Exhibition Award, Ontario Association of Art Galleries
2012 Project Grant, Reasearch and creation, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2012 Travel Grant, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2012 Travel Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2011 Project Grant, Research and creation, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2011 Travel Grant, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2010 Project Grant, Research and creation, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2010 Travel Grant, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2009 Travel Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2009 Travel Grant, Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec
2008 Travel Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2007 Juno Awards, CD/DVD Artwork Design of the Year


Collections (selected)

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England, Prints & Drawings permanent collection
University of Maryland Art Gallery
BMO
Private collections


Selected Bibliography

Exhibition Publications

2015 Julia V. Hendrickson & Lauren Weinberg, Simultaneous: Seripop & Sonnenzimmer, Center for Book and Paper Arts at Columbia College Chicago.

2014 Pan Wendt, The Face Stayed East The Mouth Went West, Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown.

2012 Christof Migone & Yannick Desranleau, Landscapes, Events, Reproducted, Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto at Mississauga.

2011 Marie Fraser & all, La Triennale québécoise 2011: Le travail qui nous attend, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, exhibition catalogue.

2010 Catherine Hug, Thomas Miessgang & all, Street & Studio: From Basquiat to Séripop, Verlag für moderne Kunst, Nürnberg, exhibition catalogue.

2009 Ed Webb-Ingall, Sophie Brown & all, Seripop/Baltic/Zine, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Arts, Gateshead.


Critical Essays, Articles, Interviews

2015
Kristel Jax, 'Seripop’s Chloe Lum and Yannick Desranleau on Garbage, Grants, and Life After AIDS Wolf',Vice, June 17.
Christian Ledwell , 'A measure of disorder: Seripop’s exploration of entropy',Visual Arts News, Halifax, January 15.
Marine Van Hoof, 'L'estampe: nouveaux plans et volumes', Vie des Arts, Hiver.
2014
Lindsay Raining Bird, 'Seripop Culture',The Coast, Halifax, July 31.
Sarah Davidson, 'Seripop: Underground Scene to High Art',Satellite Gallery, January 25.
2013
Mike Landry, 'Small Gestures', Telegraph Journal, Saint John, October 19.
Jason Urban, 'Pattern Recognition: A Letter from Montréal', Art in Print, October 2013.
Joseph Henry, 'Paper Planes: Seripop Takes Over YYZ', Blouin ArtInfo [http://ca.blouinartinfo.com/node/946636/home/visual-arts/Paper-Planes:-Seripop-Takes-Over-YYZ], August 16
Jessica Mensch, 'What’s All The Fuss About?' An Interview With Yannick Desranleau And Chloe Lum Of Seripop', Body Litterature [http://bodyliterature.com/seripop/], June.
Josianne Desloges, 'Seripop chez Engramme: big bang de couleurs', Le Soleil, Québec City, March 9.
Oli Sorenson, ‘Interview: Séripop mashes noise and minimalism’, M-KOS [http://www.m-kos.net/archives/13966], February 7.
2012
Leah Sandals, ‘Poster Perfection’, National Post, Toronto, March 1.
2011
Tammer El-Sheikh, ‘Seripop’, ETC Montréal #92: Folk, p. 13-17, color photos.
Yannick Desranleau, ‘Posters, Modernity, Montreal’, Chromatic: The Crossroads of Color and Music, Alarm Press, Chicago.
Chloe Lum, ‘DIY Posters and their Context in Montreal’, Chromatic: The Crossroads of Color and Music, Alarm Press, Chicago.
2008
Bryn Mooth, ‘Poster Children’, How, no.4, April, pages 54-55.
2007
Kelly Nickie, ‘Eye Poppers’, The Uniter, Winnipeg, October 4, page 14.
2006
Sum Patten and Zio, ‘Sound and vision: Contemporary Show Poster Artists’, Swindle, no.9, pages 98-107.
2005
Alana Coates, ‘Post No Bills’, Maisonneuve, no.17, October/November.
2004
Jeremy Lehrer, ‘The Big Idea Blender’, Print, vol. 58, no.2, March/April, pages 144-146.
Karen E. Steen, ‘Poster Children’, Metropolis, no.11, November 2004, page 72.
Jonathan Durbin, ‘Design: Investigating the art of noise’, Maclean’s, 3 novembre, page 75.
Rupert Bottenberg, ‘Prints and principles’, Mirror, Montreal, vol.19, no,44, April 22 to 28 edition, pages 27, 29.


Exhibition Reviews

2016
Éric Clément, 'L'art en entreprise sur Pie-IX', La Presse, January 14.
2015
Jérôme Delgado, 'Au-delà des impressions',Le Devoir, Montréal, September 12.
Caroline Picard, 'Simultaneous: Seripop & Sonnenzimmer – Composing Landscapes.',The Seen, Chicago, April 7.
2014
Jf Huerta, 'La Estampa: Entre la Diversidad y la Hibridación', Art In DF , Mexico City, December 14.
Adam Barbu, 'CAFK+A 14',Magenta Magazine, August.
Sky Gooden, 'Review: The Things Done Well at Papier 14', Blouin ArtInfo, April 29.
Leah Sandals and David Balzer, '10 Parting Thoughts on Papier 14', Canadian Art, April 27.
Leah Sandals and David Balzer, 'Canadian Art’s Picks from the Papier 14 Preview', Canadian Art, April 25.
Daniel Joyce, 'Seripop', Canadian Art, Spring 2014.
2013
Leah Sandals, 'Top 3 of 2013', Canadian Art, December 24.
Caitlin Sutherland, 'Seripop: Looming at YYZ', Daily Serving, October 23.
Claire Moeder, 'Séripop: lever le voile', ratsdeville [http://ratsdeville.typepad.com/ratsdeville/2013/03/claire-moeder-sur-seripop.html], March 8.
2012
Steven Leyden Cochrane, ‘Confusing – but in a good way’, Uptown, Winnipeg, August 9.
Amy Gaizauskas, ‘Seripop: Landscapes Events Reproducted’, C Magazine, issue114, Summer.
Éloi Desjardins, ‘Art Souterrain 2012’, Un Show de Mot’Arts [http://www.unshowdemotarts.net/?p=3864] March 1st.
Terrance Dick, ‘Akimblog’, Akimbo [http://www.akimbo.biz/akimblog/?id=515], February 28.
Nives Hajdin, ‘The weightlessness of the world’, The Medium [http://mediumutm.ca/2012/01/23/the-weightlessness-of-the-world/], January 28.
2011
Daniel Baird, 'The Quebec Triennial: Eyes Front’, Canadian Art [http://www.canadianart.ca/online/reviews/2011/10/13/quebec_triennial/], October 13.
Willie Brisco, ‘Montreal's Cerebral Art Scene Gets Its Due at the Quebec Triennial’, ArtInfo.com, November 28.
2009
Irene Revell, ‘On Site: Seripop’, The Wire, September.
Cristal Duhaime and Ali Rahman, ‘Fine Print’, Hour, Montreal, [www.hour.ca/visualarts/ visualarts.aspx?iIDArticle=17734], July 2.


Books (selected)

2013
John Foster, Paper and Ink Workshop, Rockport Publishers.
2011
Mike Perry, Pulled: A Catalog Of Screen Printing, Princeton Architectural Press.
2010
John Foster, 1000 Indie Posters, Rockport Publishers.
2009
Bruce Willen and Nolen Strals, Lettering & Type: Creating Letters and Designing Typefaces, Princeton Architectural Press, New York, 144 pages.
Robert Klaten & Hendrik Hellige, Naïve: Modernism and Folklore in Contemporary Graphic Design, Die Gestalten Verlag, Berlin, p. 164-165, 7 colour photos.
2008
Victor Cheung, Musikgraphics, Victionary, Hong Kong, p. 196-197, 2 colour photos.
Robert Klanten and Hendrik Hellige, Lemon Poppy Seed: Multitasking Creativity, Die Gestalten Verlag, Berlin, pages 144, 148-149, 153, 220, 247.
2007
Robert Klanten and Hendrik Hellige, Illusive 2: Contemporary Illustration and Its Context, Die Gestalten Verlag, Berlin, pages 126, 360.
B. Brumnjak, Kelvin: Colour Today, Die Gestalten Verlag, Berlin, pages 25,123,170.
2006
John Foster, New Masters of Poster Design: Poster Design for the Next Century, Rockport Publishers, Beverly MA, pages 154-161.
2004
Paul Grushkin and Dennis King, Art of Modern Rock: The Poster Explosion, Chronicle Books, pages 402-405.


Music, selected projects

AIDS Wolf (Noise Rock group, with various collaborators) (2003-2012)

Hamborghinni (Improvisation duo) (2006-)


Discography, selected

2011 AIDS Wolf, Ma vie banale avant-garde, Lovepump United, New York, USA
2010 AIDS Wolf, March To The Sea; Skin Graft Records, St-Louis, USA
2008 AIDS Wolf, Cities of Glass; Skin Graft Records, St-Louis and Lovepump United, New York, USA
2006 AIDS Wolf, The Lovvers LP; Skin Graft Records, St-Louis and Lovepump United, New York,USA


Performances, selected

2012
AIDS Wolf, Residency at Sporobole, Sherbrooke, Canada
2011
AIDS Wolf, Vie Banale Tour, USA; 23 dates
AIDS Wolf, OFF Festival, Katowice, Poland
AIDS Wolf, Creepy Teepee, Kunta Hora, Czech Republic
AIDS Wolf, Eastern Europe, 8 dates
2010
AIDS Wolf, March to the Sea Tour, North America; 32 dates
2009
AIDS Wolf, Badass Tour, North America; 39 dates
2008
AIDS Wolf, Cities of Glass Tour, North America; 35 dates
AIDS Wolf, Europe and Israel; 41 dates
AIDS Wolf, Donau Festival, Krems, Austria
2005-2007
AIDS Wolf, multiple international tours, diverse durations

Education

Yannick Desranleau
2013-2016 MFA, Studio Arts (Sculpture), Concordia University, Montréal, Canada
1999-2002 Concordia University; Interdisciplinary Studies In Fine Arts

Chloe Lum
2012-2015 BFA, Concordia University, Montréal, Canada
2000-2001 Concordia University; Interdisciplinary Studies In Fine Arts