Blues is a large-format colour photograph. It is typical of the artists’ work that “exploits an iconography of the body, expresses a questioning of identity, the difficulties of interpersonal communication, desire, loss and anguish.”*
Geneviève Cadieux lives and works in Montréal. Among her many honours, she represented Canada at the Venice Biennale (1990) and was awarded a Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts (2011).
*Source: Celebrating Women’s Achievements, Library and Archives Canada