Angela Grauerholz

Artist, photographer and graphic designer, Angela Grauerholz is full professor at the École de Design at the Université du Québec à Montréal, where she has taught typography and photography since 1988. She recently completed a four year mandate as director of the Centre de design at UQAM. Her photographic work has been exhibited and collected widely (Canada, USA, Europe), and she has participated in many international events of distinction including the Sydney Biennale (1990), documenta IX (1992), the Carnegie International (1995) and the Montréal Biennale (2004). In 2006, she was awarded Québec’s Prix Paul-Émile Borduas for her accomplishments in the arts. Along with her purely photographic work, she has worked on different types of photographic archives, addressing notions of memory, of space and place, as well photographic representation.


Recent and upcoming exhibitions

Centre culturel canadien Paris, France
Écrins Ècrans
Solo exhibition
November 9, 2016 – March 24, 2017

Ryerson Image Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Scotiabank Photography Award
Solo exhibition
May 4 – August 21, 2016



Selected publications

Martha Hanna et al.
Angela Grauerholz: The Inexhaustible Image
Published by: National Gallery of Canada, 2010
ISBN: 978-0888848758

Angela Grauerholz
Aporia: A Book of Landscapes
Published by: Oakvielle Galleries, 1995
ISBN: 0-921027-55-9

Information on shows at the gallery

Artist homepage