Marie-Denise Douyon

Aug 17, 2016 · 1 min read

Top rated modern Canadian- Haitian artist

Contemporary woman Artist

At first from Haiti, Marie-Denise Douyon is usually a citizen on the earth. She grew up in North Africa, analyzed in The big apple and Washington and now lives in Montreal. That has a great arts diploma through the Fashion Institute of Technologies of latest York, she returned to Haiti from the 1980s, then emigrated to Canada like a political refugee in 1991.

This peripatetic way of living is reflected in her paintings, by which dislocation is usually a widespread concept. To ponder a bit by Douyon is to turn out to be far more conscious of the mixture of African and Creole cultures within the context of latest art. Douyon also expresses her problem about our culture of overconsumption by using found and discarded resources in her perform.
Contemporary woman Artist
Douyon�s artwork has actually been exhibited in lots of metropolitan areas, including Montreal, Vancouver, Port-au-Prince, Washington, Dakar and Paris. She also had the privilege of demonstrating her work for the Bardo National Museum in Tunis, Tunisia, in a team exhibit of Canadian and Tunisian artists.

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