Artist Portrait : Diane García Ramos
Diane García Ramos, « Cuerpesito », 2019. Grès, 20 x 20 x 10 cm, Private collection.
Photo credits : Sabrina Jolicoeur
Diane García Ramos (they/them) has a fundamentally multidisciplinary practice. Their creative background ranges from classical music to French haute cuisine. Born in 1993 in California to Mexican parents, García Ramos has lived in the United States – Chicago,
San Francisco, New York – as well as in Montreal and Toronto.
At Concordia University, García Ramos trained in ceramics and is currently completing his degree in psychology (specialization in behavioral neuroscience).
Their attraction to the arts and sciences, including the culinary arts, is a testament to the uniqueness and versatility of this inveterate researcher.
In this video portrait, Diane García Ramos speaks from the privacy of their apartment and studio.
Diane García Ramos – a Repslabel production presented by the Livart
5 min. 01 – 2022 (English)
The artist was part of the group exhibition “Le Corps Référentiel” presented at Livart. Scheduled to run from March 11 to 22, 2020, it had to close on March 14, 2020 due to the sanitary measures imposed by the pandemic crisis of that period.
This exhibition combined the works of :
Sophia Borowska, Geneviève Feuillard, Diane García Ramos, Sabrina Jolicoeur, Maggy Hamel-Metsos, Fatine Violette Sabiri, Noémie Sylvestre, Kathryn Frances Warner, along with a selection of their personal art collections and archives.
Exhibition organizers: Sabrina Jolicoeur and Kathryn Frances Warner
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Curator of the LIVART+ platform: Emmanuel Galland
Responsible for the programming at Livart : Alice Ricciardi
Livart thanks the Canada Council for the Arts for its support of the LIVART+ platform.