MARIE-ANGE HODA ACKAD WENGER

About

Based in Montreal, Canada, Hoda Ackad is increasingly showing her works in the United States. Since 2014 her paintings have been exhibited At Viridian Artists Inc in Chelsea, New York, on billoards in Los Angeles for Billoards Creatives; at the Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster,  New Jersey;  Elk River Arts Alliance,Minneapolis, Blaine City Hall, Minneapolis,; County Creatives Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA; Hud Gallery for Dab Art, Ventura, CA; and the Old Court House Art Center in Woodstock, IL, outside of Chicago IL. Most recently, she was a participant in the Help Hope Nepal Mural project, during Art Basel Miami 2015.
In 2016, the portrait”Gradimir Pankov” won the Bronze Award in painting in the 2016 Art Forward international competition.

In 2017, she won the 2nd place Award  in the pastel category  at the 45th International Exhibitionof the  Brownsville Museum of Texas.

As well, in 2017 , her work was exhibited at Place des Arts, in Montreal, at the Theatre Maisonneuve as well as in a movie video featuring a tribute to Gradimir Pankov, artistic director of Les Grands ballets Canadiens.

A propos

Installée à Montréal, au Canada, Hoda Ackad présente de plus en plus ses œuvres aux États-Unis. Depuis 2014, ses portraits ont été exposés a la galerie Viridian Artists Inc, Chelsea, New York,  sur panneaux d’affichage a Los Angeles pour The Billboards Creatives, à The Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster, New Jersey, Elk River Arts Alliance (Minneapolis, MN),  à la County Creatives Gallery (Laguna Beach, CA), à la Hud Gallery for Dab Art (Ventura, CA) et au Old Court House Art Center (Woodstock, IL) à l’extérieur de Chicago. Dernièrement, elle a participé au projet Help-Hope-Nepal Mural au cours d’Art Basel Miami 2015

En 2016, le portrait “Gradimir Pankov” gagne le Prix de Bronze dans la compétition internationale Art Forward.

En 2017, elle gagne le 2eme prix dans la categorie ” Pastel “a la  45eme exposition internationale du Musee Brownsville du Texas.

Aussi en 2017, ses oeuvres sont exposees a Place des Arts, au Theatre Maisonneuve, et aussi dans le film” Tribute to Gradimir Pankov”, directeur artistique des Grands Ballets Canadiens”.

PORTFOLIO

BIO & EXHIBITIONS / Bio & Expositions

2017 Tieton Arts&Humanities, Tieton, Washington,USA(juror:LLoyd Herman, founder Renwick Gallery at the Smithsonian Museum)

2017 Viridian Artists Inc, Chelsea, New York, USA(juror:Susan Thompson,assistant curator, Guggenheim Museum)

2017 Brownsville Museum ,Texas, USA

2017 Arts in Harmony, Minneapolis, USA

2016 The Billboard Creatives, Los Angeles, Ca(juror:Mona Kuhn; exhibition withPaul McCarthy and Alex Prager))

2016 The Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster, New Jersey, USA

2016 Blaine Traveling Show, Blaine City Hall, Minneapolis, USA
2016 2016 Arts in Harmony, Elk River Arts Alliance, Minneapolis, USA
2015 Help Hope Nepal Mural, Contemporary Arts Projects, Art Basel Miami, USA
2015 Resurrected, Satellite Contemporary, Las Vegas, USA
2014 Heat, E. K. Voland, Montreal, Quebec
2014 Squared, County Creatives Gallery, Laguna, California
2014 The 2014 Dab Art Show, Hud gallery, Ventura, California
2014 Real People, The Old Court House, (NAAC), Woodstock, Illinois
2014 Autumn Paintings, Galerie E.K. Voland, Montreal, Quebec
2013 Paintings Group Show, Galerie E.K. Voland, Montreal, Quebec
2012 Painters of the Review, Galerie E.K. Voland, Montreal, Quebec
2012 Amour, Corrid’Art de la Compagnie F, Montreal, Quebec
2006 Holiday Show, Galerie Luz, Montreal, Quebec
2005 Painters of the Complex, Galerie E.K. Voland, Montreal, Quebec

2017Place des Arts,”Gradimir Pankov ” and the Power Behind the Scenes ,Montreal,Quebec

2016 Gallery Luz, “The Power Behind the Scenes : Culture Montreal”, Montreal Quebec, Canada
2015 Reginald J. P.Dawson Library “The Power Behind the Scenes: Culture Montreal”, Montreal, Quebec
2013 “The Power Behind the Scenes Portrait Event”, Galerie E.K. Voland, Montreal, Quebec
2009 ‘Portraits’Corrid’Art de la Compagnie F, Montreal, Quebec
2009 ’Abstractions Galerie Luz, Montreal, Quebec
2008 ‘Icons’ Galerie Luz, Montreal,Quebec
2006 ‘Urban Flowers’ Galerie Luz, Montreal, Quebec

2017  2nd place Award , Pastel category , Brownsville Museum, 45th International Exhibition

2017 Prix 2eme place , Categorie Pastel, Musee Brownsville, 45 eme Exposition Internationale

2016 Bronze Award “ Dialogue with Myself “ Art Forward International Competition
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Prix de bronze,”Dialogue With Myself” 2016 Art Forward International Competion
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The portrait  of “Gradimir Pankov” was featured in the video presented on May 25th, 2017 at Place des Arts’ Théâtre Maisonneuve, as part of the evening tribute to Gradimir Pankov, artistic director of Les Grands Ballets for 18 years, now artistic director emeritus.

Le portrait de “Gradimir Pankov” a été présenté dans le vidéo présentée le 25 mai 2017 au Théâtre Maisonneuve de la Place des Arts, dans le cadre de la soirée hommage à Gradimir Pankov, directeur artistique des Grands Ballets pendant 18 ans et désormais directeur artistique émérite.

Hommage à Gradimir Pankov | 18 ans de Grands Moments

CalameoTouristica (Page 96)
http://es.calameo.com/read/000722691b3514ee02a23

The Suburban
http://www.thesuburban.com/hoda-ackad-wenger-to-hold-exhibition-and-vernissage-from-march/

Canadian Jewish News March24,2015 (Page 21)
ratsdeville: HODA ACKAD @ luz
Quartier des spectacles
www.quartierdesspectacles.com/en/activity/8522/symmetryasymmetry

Cult Newspaper:
www.cultmontreal.com/2015/07/art-this-week-41

Calaméo – Touristica (81 pages 110/111)
www.calameo.com/books/0007226911e2cec266cf4

TMR Post 08/2015 , (Page 4)

Concordia University magazine (Page 56)

La Metropole
http://www.samyrabbat.com/roger-huet/le-pouvoir-a-larriere-scene-une-fascinante-exposition-de-portraits.html

Breakfast Television
http://www.btmontreal.ca/videos/2750426208001/

Concordia university magazine (Page 55)
https://www.concordia.ca/content/dam/concordia/aar/docs/magazine/2014-winter.pdf

Galerie E.K. Voland 2011 Edition and Magazin’Art Biennale

2001 BFA, painting, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec
2004 Visual Arts Center, Harold Klunder Review, Montreal, Quebec

RAAV (Regroupement des artistes visuels en art)
TRAM (Table ronde sur l’art de Mont-Royal)
ELAN (English arts network)

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