Watch an artist talk and conversation with artist Michelle Bui, facilitated by Curator Elizabeth Diggon as they discuss Bui’s artistic practice and her Esker Foundation exhibition, Naked Excess.
Michelle Bui is a Montreal-based artist working in photography and sculpture. Her work revolves around the inseparable conjuncture between material culture and identity, opening it to a shifted place where sensory identity can unfold. Recent solo exhibitions include Spilled Plenitude, Franz Kaka, Toronto (2020); Centerfold, Parisian Laundry, Montreal (2019); Plein Soleil, Circa, Montreal (2019); Pool of Plenty, Galerie de l’UQAM, Montreal (2018). Selected group shows include Maison de la culture Claude-Léveillée, Montreal; Paul Robeson Galleries at Rutgers University, Newark; Projet Pangée, Montreal; Vu Photo, Quebec City; Galerie Antoine Ertaskiran, Montreal, Galerie Nicolas Robert, Montreal. Bui completed her MA at Université du Québec à Montréal and at Beaux-arts de Paris, and her BFA at Concordia University.