Lise Beaudry

Lise Beaudry is a Franco-Ontarian artist originally from Earlton, a rural community near the Ontario/Québec border in Canada. She holds a BFA from Concordia University (1997) and an MFA from York University (2006). Her photographic and video work has been presented across Canada and internationally, including Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie, Arles (1997), Grunt Gallery, Vancouver (1999) A Space, Toronto (2000), Biennial of Young Artists, Romania (2004), Gallery 44, Toronto (2006), Ice Follies, North Bay (2006), AXENÉO7, Gatineau (2010), Art Gallery of Hamilton (2011) and Art Gallery of Mississauga (2012). In 2012, Beaudry won the BMW Exhibition Prize at the Contact Photography Festival. Now residing in Toronto, she works as cultural facilitator, educator and consultant. For seven years, she was the Executive Director of Gallery 44, a leading artist run center dedicated to the advancement of contemporary image practices. She currently is a professor in the Art and Art History program at Sheridan College and the University of Toronto in Mississauga.