Caroline Monnet (b. 1985) is a multidisciplinary artist from Outaouais, Quebec currently based in Montreal. She studied in both Sociology and Communication at the University of Ottawa (Canada) and the University of Granada (Spain) before pursuing a career in visual arts and films. Monnet is an alumnus of the Berlinale Talent Campus and TIFF Talent Lab 2016. Her films have been shown at numerous festivals around the world, including TIFF, Sundance, Berlinale and Cannes (Not short on talent). She was nominated for a Canadian Screen Awards for Best Short Drama for Roberta and won a Golden Sheaf Award at the Yorkton Film Festival for Best experimental film for Mobilize. She is currently developping her first feature film selected by the Festival de Cannes Cinéfondation residency in Paris. As a visual artist, she has exhibited her work at the Palais de Tokyo (Paris) and Haus der Kulturen der Welt (Berlin), as part of Rencontres Internationales (Paris/Berlin/Madrid), Axenéo7, Plug In ICA, Arsenal Montréal, McCord Museum, and Museum of Contemporary Art (Montréal) among others.

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Theme 11 – Ecology
Thursday, November 16
The venue will be unveiled
375 hours before the event

Creative Partner – Digital Arts

Founded with the conviction that living transcultural artistic experiences contribute to the betterment of humankind, OBORO is an artist centre that favours the development of art practices locally, nationally and internationally. OBORO’s sphere of activity encompasses visual and media arts, performing arts, new technologies and emerging practices. OBORO’s more specific mandate is to support creation in various cultural practices; to encourage innovation, experimentation, the exchange of ideas and the sharing of knowledge. OBORO’s objective is to promote awareness and dialogue within the art world and society at large and to contribute to a culture of peace.