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GERONIMO INUTIQ

4- 1155 Everett, Montreal, QC, H2R 1N2, Canada
c.: +1-514-557-4208 e.: [email protected]


Education

Community and Ethnic Studies, Concordia University, Montréal – 60 credits

D.E.C. in Social Sciences, Champlain-St. Lawrence


Selected Group Exhibitions

2014

Beat Nation: Art, Hip Hop and Aboriginal Culture, Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, July 5 to September 7, 2014

Beat Nation, Dalhousie Art Gallery and St.Mary’s University Art Gallery, Halifax, March 22 to May 18, 2014

2013

Beat Nation, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, October 17, 2013 to January 5, 2014

Beat Nation, Kamloops Art Gallery, Kamloops, British Columbia, June 29 to September 7, 2013

2012

Beat Nation, The Power Plant, Toronto, December 15, 2012 to May 5, 2013

BLIZZARD – Emerging Northern Artists, grunt Gallery, Vancouver, July 5 to August 4, 2012

Beat Nation, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, February 25 to June 3, 2012

Jardin des Premieres Nations, Jardin Botanique, Montreal


Selected Live Performances

2014

CDCAM - Youth Opening, Montreal

Government of Canada Aboriginal Awareness Days, Gatineau

Meshkwadoon and Winter Celebration - Wabano Health Center, Ottawa

SYSMIX f/x - SAT x Nuit Blanche de Ville de Montreal, Montreal

Soirée Impromptue - Club Balattou, Montreal

Northern Lights Trade Show, Gala Fashion Show, Ottawa

Northern Lights Trade Show, Showcase - Ottawa Convention Center, Ottawa

2013

Northern Scene Festival, National Arts Center, Ottawa

Les vendredis nocturnes, Musée d'Art Contemporain, Montréal

"Recompose", Festival Phenomena, Montréal

Sakahan: International Indigenous Art, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

2012

Délégation Inuit (with Sylvia Cloutier), Hotel de Glace, Quebec City

Bal en Rouge- Communauté Anishnabe de Lac-Simon, Lac Simon

Mots sur mesure - Maison de la culture Ahuntsic, Montréal

2011

Attawapiskat Benefit, McGill University, Montréal

Rocking Walrus Festival, Igloolik

Alianait, School's Out Concert, Iqaluit

Westfest, Ottawa

2010

University of Alberta and McKewan, Calgary

Four Host First Nations Pavilion, Winter Olympics 2010, Vancouver

2009

Beat Nation, SAW Gallery, Ottawa

Transmediale & Club Transmediale, Berlin, Germany

2008

Festival Antenne-A, Quebec City

Hip Hop Tout en Couleur, Quebec City

Komodo Dubs, Societe des Arts Technologique , Montréal

Tusarniq Festival, Montréal

DOMAGAYA, Societe des Arts Technologique, Montréal

Quiet is Not Silent CBC Radio2, McCord Museum, Montreal

2007

Artivistic, Montréal

Greatest Natives Ever Ever!!!, Vancouver

Vancouver Island Music Fest, Victoria

Igloo Lounge, Presence Autochtone, Montreal

2006

Aqpik Jam, Kuujjuaq

Festival Presence Autochtone, Montréal

Spirit Magazine presents: SWEET REBEL MUSIC, Toronto

Iqaluit Hip Hop Workshops, Iqaluit


Televised Performance

2010 National Aboriginal Day on Victoria Island, Ottawa

2009 Aboriginal Music Week, Winnipeg


Commissions

2013

Audio Soundtrack for Video Installation. "This is Our History: First Nations and Inuit of the 21st Century", Musée de la Civilization, Québec

Northern Scene Festival promotional video – music production

Original Music. Film “Naglivagit: I Love You” by Jobie Weetaluktuk, National Film Board of Canada

2010

Original Music and Videomix Compilation. DVD “Confronted by the Other”, Cerny Inuit Art Gallery, Bern, Switzerland

Music Composer. Film “High Kick” directed by Althea Arnaquq-Baril for Vancouver Winter Olympic Games

2009

Title Track Production. CD “Live by the Drum”, Wab Kinew

Multiple Track Production. CD “Firewater”, Janet Rogers

2007 Sound Design and Composition. “The Hunter's Journey”, Bravo TV

2002 Sound Design and Remix. Radio Commercial, CBC North

1995 Original Music and Music Production. Demo Cassette, Presha Pack


Lectures and Presentations

2014

Quand l'image parle : vidéo capsule pédagogique pour un enseignement des arts visuels chez les jeunes basé sur l'art autochtone actuel - projet de recherche ARUC: la création et la concertation comme levier de développement des individus et des communautés autochtones.

2013

Symposium Participant. The Culture Makers: Conversations on Art and Cultural Adaptation with Candice Hopkins and Dylan Miner, moderated by Marc Lanctot. Musée des Arts Contemporain de Montreal

Interview with by Greg Macdougall


Workshops Led

2013

DJ And Music Workshops, Kuujjuaq Cirqiniq Summer Youth Camp

2012

Pauktutit Canadian Inuit Women and Terry Fox Canadian Youth Encounters

Soaring Conference, Palais des Congrés, Montréal

2011 Rocking Walrus Festival, Igloolik


Workshops Attended

2012 Immersif Audio Workshop, Société des Arts Technologique - SATosphere

2008 Aboriginal Music Program Camp, Gimli, Manitoba

2007 Aboriginal Music Program Camp, Gimli, Manitoba


Professional Experience

2014 Press Agent, Sivummut TV Series

2013 Project Agent, MAMU! Aboriginal Employment Fair January, Montreal Service Centre, First Nations Human Resources Development Commission of Québec

2011 Communications and Media Coordinating for Community Radio, Association des Francophones du Nunavut

2009-2010 Cameraman/ Editor, APTN National News, Montreal Bureau

2006-2007 Youth Animator, Inter-Tribal Youth Center of Montreal

2005-2006 Intervener and Facilitator, Projets Autochtones du Québec

2003-2005 Administrative Assistant and Technician Trainee, Qikiqtaaluk Environmental/ Sinanni Inc./Stabilis Inc.

2003 Youth Animator, Inter-Tribal Youth Center of Montreal

2002 Socio-Cultural Organizer, and Survey and Data Compiler for Diabetes Awareness Project, Native Friendship Centre of Montreal

2000-2001 Board of Directors, Cultural Committee and Outreach Committee Member, Native Friendship Centre of Montreal

2000 Research Assistant, Native Access to Engineering Program, Concordia University, Montreal

1999 Assistant Pow Wow Co-ordinator and Youth Leader, Native Friendship Centre of Montreal

1994 Nunnatta Sunakkutaangit Museum – Visitors Service Operator


Awards and Grants

2011 Flying Eagle Capacity Building Grant, Canada Council for the Arts

2009 Bourse d' exploration artistique, Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec


Languages Read and Spoken

English

French

Inuktitut


Selected Bibliography

Candice Hopkins and Tania Willard, BLIZZARD – Emerging Northern Artists, 2013. Exhibition Catalogue.

Kathleen Ritter and Tania Willard, Beat Nation: Art, Hip Hop and Aboriginal Culture, 2012. Exhibition Catalogue.

Justin Nobel, “Ice Ice Baby: Arctic culture busts a beat,” Orion, Sep/Oct. 2012. Article.

Armelle Clavreul, “Quand l’art s’engage,” Magazine des Ecoles d’ete et d’hiver de l’INM, August 19, 2012. Article.

Kevin Griffin, “Show Pushes Boundaries of Inuit Vision,” Vancouver Sun, July 12, 2012. Review.