IMAGE - Conférences

Monic Richard, portraitist to the stars
Thursday, October 31st,  7 p.m.  
Community Centre (1301 Rue du Bois)
Free! Reservation required: 450-424-8000 ext. 260

Her art rests firmly on instilling her subjects’ trust, on the respect she provides to them on her special talent for capturing the purest essence of every individual she photographs.

From Céline Dion to Michel Tremblay and Guy Laliberté to Leonard Cohen, they have all bared their personalities to her.

Monic Richard is also the author of a book entitled La face cachée du portrait in which she reveals the secrets behind several of her celebrity portraits.

Monic Richard, portraitist to the stars, will be the library’s guest during a special conference on photography. Come learn some useful techniques for successful portrait taking. From lighting to framing, she will share how to go beyond mere technique in order to connect with your model. If the eyes are the windows to the soul, our guest definitely knows how to capture the essence of her  subjects. A captivating conference intended for amateur and professional photographers alike.

Conference will be in French

Marc-André Pilon, author of the Myope trilogy
Saturday, November 2nd,  1 p.m.  
Community Centre (1301 Rue du Bois)
Free! Reservation required: 450-424-8000 ext. 260

Born in 1980 in Vaudreuil-Dorion, Marc-André Pilon is a cultural multi-disciplinarian: a musician and
movie critic who is also involved in theatrical interpretation studies and Daynalism and who, since 2002, has also been a French teacher at Cité-des-Jeunes High School.

Recently, Marc-André added yet another string to his bow—possibly his proudest accomplishment yet: writing. A perfect blend of word play and outlandish situations, his trilogy of novels includes: L
guide de survie pour myope, La revanche du myope
and Le myope contre-attaque. His unique style is sure to keep our young readers entertained, and laughing!  

Conference will be in French 

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