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Melanie Authier  Toronto, ON, Canada

Acrylic on canvas
'Sharp top'
Acrylic on canvas

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About Melanie

Melanie Authier was born in Montreal in 1980 and now lives in Ottowa. She holds a BFA from Concordia University and completed her MFA at University of Guelph in 2006.

Her chief aim to create visual contradictions, or ‘improbable environments’ for the viewer to bring order to. She employs various strategies of representation and abstraction. One of these is to regard color, texture, line and shape are competing forces.

Her work has been exhibited across Canada.

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"I like the use of collage as a technique for the separation of tonal and paint stroke variation areas."

"what is that artist doing? what is that picture of"


"Good TEMA."

"I really like this, it's dynamic and there's a lot to see/imagine. Mind you, I prefer her latest work which is somewhat darker than the 2005 work. Merci Mrs.Authier."

"Love the texture and color in this work."

"It's remarkable how your style has progressed since 2005. I really like these later works."

"confusing, and not enjoyable to me"

"My first thought on first look was "stunning!" Passion and powerful are the words that the work speaks to me."

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