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Alone Time/Queer Portraits

ALONE TIME/QUEER PORTRAITS

JJ LEVINE

 

SEPTEMBER 4 – NOVEMBER 14, 2021 | GALLERY A

(photo credit: JJ Levine)

JJ Levine is a Montreal-based artist working in intimate portraiture. Levine is holds a Masters of Fine Arts in Photography from Concordia University. Mostly known for the series Queer Portraits, Alone Time, and Switch. Levine has been honoured with several awards and received grants from the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec and the Canada Council for the Arts. Levine’s work has been exhibited at galleries and art festivals across Canada, the United States, and Europe. As well Alone Time and Switch have been featured in art magazines, journals, and newspapers internationally. Levine’s artistic practice balances a radical agenda with a strong formal aesthetic.

celebrate the resistance and resilience in my queer community through the confrontational gaze of my subjects and our collective cultural aesthetic.”