Originally from Quebec City, Samuel Roy-Bois currently resides in Vancouver. He acquired his BFA from Université Laval in Quebec (1996) and a Masters Degree in Fine Arts from Concordia University in Montréal (2001). His work has been presented at SFU Gallery, Carleton University Gallery, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Contemporary Art Gallery, Musée National des Beaux Arts du Québec and Point éphémère in Paris. He is Assistant Professor in Creative Studies at UBC Okanagan.
Roy-Bois is interested in the complex dynamics defining our relationship to the built environment. His multifarious practice draws on the everyday, the history of architecture, and the critique of different modes of cultural production. For more information on his practice, go to samuelroybois.com.
This talk is part of the Visual Art Forums, presented by the Faculty of Visual Art + Material Practice and the Faculty of Graduate Studies at Emily Carr University of Art + Design.