CV

EDUCATION

2014-2018 : (expected) BFA Photography, Concordia University, Montréal, Canada.

2016 : (winter semester) Fine Art and Cultural Studies, University of Lapland, Rovaniemi, Finland.

2011-2014 : DEC Visual Arts, Cégep André-Laurendeau, LaSalle, Canada.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

2016-2017 : Board member & Representative, Concordia Photography Collective, Montréal, Canada.

2016 : 2-months Internship, James Pearson-Howes, London, England.

2013-Present : Photography assistant & digital tech for for artists and commercial photographers, Canada & UK.

2014 : 5-months Internship, Agence Photo Consulat Inc, Montréal, Canada.

TALKS, WORKSHOPS & RESIDENCIES

2017 : "La vie d'artiste - survivre dans le monde de l'art", Panelist in round-table, Semaine des arts visuels du Cégep André-Laurendeau, Montréal, Canada.

2017 : "Wanderlust", Artist residency, supervised by Jessica Auer, Concordia University, Montréal, Canada.

2015 : "Promenade des écoles de photographie", Workshop, Festival Les Promenades Photographiques de Vendôme, Vendôme, France.

2015 : "Capture One Masters Program : Advanced Workflow", Workshop, Digital Transitions, New York, USA.

SELECTED AWARDS & GRANTS

2017 : FASA Individual Special Project Grand, Concordia University, Canada.

2016 : Carolyn and Richard Renaud Bursary, Concordia University, Canada.

2016 : Fondation McAbbie Bursary for Photography, Concordia University, Canada.

2015 : Shortlist Prix Marc Grosset, Festival Les Promenades Photographiques de Vendôme, Vendôme, France.

2015 : Monsignor Andrew Sinal Memorial Bursary, Concordia University, Canada.

2014 : Excellence prize for "Potton : Nouvelles Histoires Vraies", Cégep André-Laurendeau, Canada.

PHOTOBOOKS

2017 : LAFRENIÈRE, Renaud. “PHOTOSYNTHESIS” (Montréal: self-published) 56 pages.
ISBN 978-2-9816482-0-4

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017 : Apprendre à Danser, Atelier b. Montréal, Canada

2016 : "Traces de Lumières", Maison de la culture Marie-Uguay, Montréal, Canada.

2016 : Lapin Yliopisto Gallery, Rovaniemi, Finland.

2015 : "#7.vav/2015", Vav Gallery, Concordia University, Montréal, Canada.

2015 : "People-place ships", Gallery X, Montréal, Canada. Curators John Shukin and Julie Tremblay.

2015 : "Group show prix Mark Grosset", Festival Les Promenades Photographiques de Vendôme, Vendôme, France.

2015 : "La nuit, je rêve : Promenade des écoles de photographie", Festival Les Promenades Photographiques de Vendôme, Vendôme, France.

PRINT PUBLICATIONS

2017 : Dark Slide Three, Concordia Photography Collective, Montréal, Canada

2016 : PDN Emerging Summer 2016, print & web

2016 : Dark Slide Two, Concordia Photography Collective, Montréal, Canada

2016 : Stüssy Biannual Vol 8, print

WEB PRESS

2017 : Aye Mag

2017 : Ain't-Bad

2017 : Stolen Ground

2017 : Wanderlust Residency

2016 : C-41 Magazine

2016 : PDN Edu

2016 : Photo Art Mag

2016 : Lenscratch The 2016 Last Days of Summer

2016 : CUS

2014 : #Photography Inspired Issue 10