Samuel Roy-Bois, B.F.A., M.F.A.
Assistant Professor: Sculpture, 3D
Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies
The University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus
CCS 379, 3333 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7
CCS 250-001 Term 1 Creative and Critical Art Theory II
VISA 530-001 Term 1 Directed Studies in Visual Arts
VISA 582-001 Term 1&2 Graduate Studio in Visual Arts I
VISA 583-001 Term 1&2 Graduate Studio in Visual Arts II
CCS 150-001 Term 2 Creative and Critical Art Theory I
Samuel Roy-Bois is an artist interested in ideas related to the built environment and architecture and explores these through immersive installations, fiction and sound. He acquired his Baccalaureate in Fine Arts (BFA) from Université Laval in Quebec (1996) and a Masters Degree in Studio Arts from Concordia University in Montréal (2001). He has previously taught at Concordia University and Emily Carr University of Art and Design. His installations have been shown across Canada and internationally; his solo exhibitions include Parisian Laundry, Montreal, 2013; Artspeak, Vancouver, 2012; Rodman Hall, St-Catharines, 2011; Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, 2009; Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, 2008; Point éphémère, Paris, 2007; Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, 2006; Or Gallery, Vancouver, 2003, Articule, Montreal, 2003, L'oeil de poisson, Quebec City, 1997 and 1999. Group shows include Vancouver Art Gallery, 2009; Ottawa Art Gallery, 2009; Musée National des Beaux Arts du Québec, 2008; Musée d'art de Joliette, 2008; Oakville Galleries, 2007; Nuit Blanche, Toronto, 2006. In 2012 he received the Vancouver Mayor's Arts Award for Public Art and the Ontario Association of Art Galleries Exhibition Design and Installation Award.
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