Dominique Petrin Hotline | Yellowtrace

Dominique Petrin Hotline | Yellowtrace

Dominique Petrin Hotline | Yellowtrace

Dominique Petrin Hotline | Yellowtrace

Hotline – silkscreened paper installation Martha Street Studio, Winnipeg, Manitoba 2013.

Dominique Petrin Pizzaparty | Yellowtrace

Dominique Petrin Pizzaparty | Yellowtrace

Dominique Petrin Pizzaparty | Yellowtrace

#pizzaparty – Gatineau, Canada, silkscreened paper installation 2013

 

Boy oh boy. If this doesn’t give you a kickstart to the week and cure your Mondayitis, then I’m not sure what will!

Dominique Pétrin is a multidisciplinary Canadian artist based in Montreal. Her unwavering commitment to extraordinary hyper-colour excites me to no end. Squeal! In her more-is-more approach to mixing clashing patterns, graphics and iconography, Dominique creates trippy and exciting installations that converging the world of art, graphic design and interiors.

 

Dominique Petrin Gala | Yellowtrace

Dominique Petrin Gala | Yellowtrace

Dominique Petrin Gala | Yellowtrace

Gala – Montréal, Canada, silkscreened paper installation 2012.

Dominique Petrin Pompeii | Yellowtrace

Dominique Petrin Pompeii | Yellowtrace

Dominique Petrin Pompeii | Yellowtrace

Pompéii MMXII Centre Clark, Montréal, Canada, silkscreened paper installation 2011.

Dominique Petrin Paper Collages | Yellowtrace

Dominique Petrin Paper Collages | Yellowtrace

Dominique Petrin Paper Collages | Yellowtrace

Silkscreened paper collages.

 

Pétrin’s interests lie in producing altered states of conscience and perception through the use of illusions A former member of the band Les Georges Leningrad, she also collaborated with renowned artists such as Sophie Calle and Pil & Galia Kolletiv. She staged performances at the Frieze Art Fair in London, at the Désordres Festival in Lille, MUTEK, Viva! and Rouyn-Noranda’s Performance Biennale. She was awarded an artist residency in Nunavik by the Quebec Council for the Arts, participated in the 29th Contemporary Art Symposium in Baie-Saint-Paul, and was selected for the last instalment of the Quebec Triennial at the Montreal Museum of Contemporary Art.


[Images courtesy of the artist.]

 

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Dana is an award-winning interior designer living in Sydney, Australia. With an unhealthy passion for design, Dana commits to an abnormal amount of daily design research. Regular travel and attendance at premier design events, enables Dana to stay at the forefront of the design world globally. While she is super serious about design, Dana never takes herself - nor design - too seriously. Together with her life and business partner, Nick Hughes, Dana is Boss Lady at Studio Yellowtrace, specialising in Interior Design, Creative Direction and Special Projects. The studio takes a highly conceptual and holistic approach to translating brands & ideas into places.

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