Monique L’Heureux                                                                                                                                                   monique@artanddesigns.net

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Artist’s CV

Awards

-Las Damas Ruth Chisler Award for Photography  

-First Place. Contemporary Art Gallery Online Botanicals exhibit 2019. "Whiskers"

-Special Merit Award. Light Space Time Gallery Animals exhibit 2019. "Elephant Eye"

Permanent Installation

Glendale Adventist Hospital                                                        Acute Patient Care Tower                                  Produced by Aesthetics, Inc.

Featuring three pieces: Dahlia Bud, Purple Trumpets, Wildflower Bouquet

Solo and Group Shows

Connecting Through Beauty                                                                        Wylder Hall Community and Worship Space                                   

Solo show featuring eighteen pieces                                                           Long Beach, CA

 

Up Close, A Celebration of Beauty                                                            Long Beach Public Library, Main Branch                                      

Solo show featuring eighteen pieces                                                           Long Beach, CA

 

In Motion, The Human Body in Movement                                               Beach Cities Health District                                                             

Developpe  -  Digital collage on canvas                                                      Redondo Beach, CA

 

Monique L’Heureux, 2008                                                                          Carl Broderick Gallery                                                                      

Solo show featuring twenty pieces                                                              Laguna Beach, CA

 

2006 Photography Exhibition                                                                     Long Beach Arts                                                                         

Shawna Spiral  -  Collage of chromogenic prints                                      Long Beach, CA

 

Collage Artists of America Juried Open ‘06                                             Viva Gallery                                                                                 

River Jen  -  Collage of chromogenic prints                                              Van Nuys, CA

 

Portraits, Real and Unreal                                                                             The Stage Gallery                                              

Question  -  Ink jet image on wooden panel                                               Merrick, NY

 

Made in California                                                                                           City of Brea Gallery                                                                   

Lemur, Spring Fairy  -  Photogram and mixed media                                Brea, CA

 
Centered on the Center                                                                                 Huntington Arts Center                                                           
Fruits of Our Labor  -  hand painted B&W prints                                      Huntington Beach, CA

 

Uncommon Views                                                                                            Golden West College Fine Arts Gallery                              

Ballet, An Introspective, Part I                                                                       Huntington Beach, CA

Series of B&W prints, text, mixed media, installation

A Sampling of Commercial Assignments

Method Contemporary Dance                                                                       Headshots and rehearsal photos for website and theatre programs.
 
Sand Zoo                                                                                                             Create dimensional display and mural for sand collection.
 
Arts in Action                                                                                                     Create brochure illustrations.
 
Dance West Ballet Studio                                                                                Images for Dance Studio Calendar.
 

San Pedro City Ballet                                                                                       Dance photos for program cover and advertising.

Other Services

Create works of art using photo-based techniques, including macro-photography, photograms, collages, hand-painted prints, and digital imagery.  Services include consulting, gallery installation and design, display design and fabrication, collaborative design, budget development, framing, greeting card assembly.

Custom Photographer. Create images for individuals, including family and engagement portraits, archiving artworks, touching up old or damaged photos, shooting business equipment for brochures and theatrical scenery for rental houses, and making photo collages.  Services include in depth collaboration, photo styling, keeping models at ease and providing an enjoyable atmosphere, meeting deadlines, providing prints, photo books, and canvases. 

Education

University of California, Irvine                             M.F.A.   

Pepperdine University                                          B.A.
                                                                                  Recipient, Mary Pickford Scholarship

Golden West College                                           Courses in photography and graphic design                 

Long Beach City College                                     Courses in web design