2003Etching proficiency course, Atelier Circulaire, Montreal
1997Etching under the direction of Jacques De Blois, etching Master, Iles de la Madeleine
University of Montreal, Montreal
1988Computer Science Certificate
University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM), Montreal
1977 to 1978Art Courses
Edouard Monpetit College, Longueuil
1976Art courses in various artist studios in Europe
1974 to 1975Private painting courses
Ecole de peinture Evrette (professor at Ecole des Beaux Arts in Montreal)
1974High School Diploma, major in arts
College du Vieux Longueuil, Longueuil

Professional association

AdMare, Magdalen Islands artist centre in visual arts
President (1999 to 2002), member of the board of administration (2003 to 2004), honorary member since 2004
Vaudreuil-Soulanges Cultural Council, member (2004 to today)
Arrimage, Magdalen Islands cultural association
Vice-president (1994 to 1996), member (1997 to 2005)

Awards & grants

2003Selected with 34 professional artists for the exhibition «L'ArtCADIE» insipired by the theme «Vision of Acadian space» commemorating 400 years of Acadia. Exhibition will circulate for 5 years.
2002Participation prize
Illustration of the book cover «Histoire des Iles de la Madeleine»
1998Selection and exhibition at the Salon des metiers d'art of Montreal
National contest by the Conseil des metiers d'art of Quebec
1997Selection and exhibition: La Cote, Magdalen Islands
Regional contest by TELEBEC for the cover page of the telephone directory of the Magdalen Islands
1996Georges Farrah Grant
1993Selection and exhibition: Sodarco Gallery, Montreal
Montreal's Visual Arts International Contest

Artistic events

2003Deranger l'Espace, art performance event in the Magdalen Islands
2000 to 2004Salon des metiers d'art of Montreal (etching prints)
2001 to 2003Barbouill'Art, painting event in public, Magdalen Islands
1998 to 2003Painting Symposium of Etand du Nord, Magdalen Islands
1998 to 2002Mer Oceane, Visual arts symposium of the Magdalen Islands

Artistic publication & media

2002 to 2006Magazin'Art Biennial Guide to Canadian Artists in Galleries
2005EVASION TV CHANNEL - « Au fil de l'eau - Portrait de madelinots », interview with Yves Soutière, summer 2005
2005RICHARD LAVOIE - « Le temps des Madelinots », documentary film on the Magdalen Islands
2004VIE DES ARTS - Exhibition catlagoue for ArtCADIE, 195, summer 2004
2004ARRIMAGE « Magdalen Islands culture association », documentary film on professional artists of the Magdalen Islands
2004ENGRENAGE NOIR - Catalogue and documentary film on the 3rd edition of the art performance event «Deranger l'Espace»
2003Cover page of the annual report 2002-2003 for the Conseil Regional de Concertation et de Developpement de la Gaspesie et des Iles de la Madeleine (CRCD)
2002CHANTALE JOLI - «Les iles jolies», interview on CBC-radio
2002BEATRICE MOORE - «Mer Oceane, Symposium en arts visuels des Iles de la Madeleine », documentary film on the event; interviewed as founder and participating artist
2000GRANDE, JOHN K. - Vie des Arts, no. 180 Fall 2000 p.53
1999CHAGNON, JOHANNE - Esse, Arts + Opinions, Spring 1999 no. 37, p.19
1998Selection of the painting «Mer Oceane» for the promotion of the Visual Arts Symposium of the Magdalen Islands, first edition
1998ROCHON, SERGE - «Daniel Gautier, artiste peintre et graveur», interview for the local television station of the Magdalen Islands
1997HUBERT, ACHILLE - «Un Madelinot exposera en Californie», Le Soleil, March 15, 1997
1997Selection of the painting «Migration, Ile d'Entree» for the promotion of the «Canada Media Marketplace» event held in California, U.S.A.
1996Illustration of the book cover «Le Fleuve de la Mort» by Canadian writer Gervais Pomerleau (publisher Humanitas)
1996POIRIER, ANNIE - «Portrait d'artiste», interview for the local television station of the Magdalen Islands

Other working experience

2006Photographer for the art performance event Deranger l'Espace 5, Magdalen Islands. Use of the photographs for the article «Deranger l'Espace : une 5e edition experimentale» by Sonia Pelletier, Inter Art Actuel, spring 2006 no. 93, p.53 and the annual Deranger l'Espace catalogue
1999 to 2005Drawing lessons to a group of 25 to 30 teachers in French immersion
1999Founder of AdMare, Magdalen Islands artist centre in visual arts
1998Founder of Mer Oceane, Visual arts symposium of the Magdalen Islands - Developed and coordinated the symposiums of 1999 to 2001 as well as the 2002 «Mer Oceane: Event»
1996Cultural delegate at Saint-Pierre & Miquelon to assess the possibility of a cultural exchange between the Magdalen Islands and Saint-Pierre & Miquelon (France)
1994Cultural delegate at Gaspe, on invitation by the Arts and Letter Council of Quebec, to discuss the problems of «grants» encountered in rural regions

Solo exhibitions

2006La Maree Haute, Hotel & Restaurant, Magdalen Islands, QC
2000 to 2005Pilar Shephard Art Gallery, Charlottetwon, P.E.I
2004, 2003,
1998, 1994
Le Havre Atelier-Galerie, Magdalen Islands, Quebec
1999Galerie Rosenberg, Old Montreal, Quebec
1998Davidson & Daughters, Art Gallery, Maine, U.S.A.
1997Canada Media Market Place, California, U.S.A.
1996Auberge La Petite Baie, Magdalen Islands, Quebec
1995 to 1999Magdalen Islands Airport, Magdalen Islands, Quebec
1994Auberge La Maree Haute, Magdalen Islands, Quebec
1993Le Cafe de la Grave, Magdalen Islands, Quebec
1992Atelier du Vieux Longueuil, Longueuil, Quebec

Group exhibitions

2006L'ArtCADIE «Vision de l'espace acadien»
Sainte-Anne Community Centre, Fredericton, N.B.
Acadien Museum of Miscouche, P.E.I.
2005La Muse Art Gallery, «small size exhibition», Hudson, Quebec
2005Capitol Theatre, «Plein feux sur les Iles de la Madeleine et la Gaspesie, Moncton, N.B.
2005Le Havre Atelier-Galerie, Magdalen Islands, Quebec
2005L'ArtCADIE, «Vision de l'espace acadien»
Tatihou Island Maritime Museum, Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
Acadian Museum of Quebec in Bonaventure, Bonaventure, Quebec
2004Museum of Vaudreuil - Trestler House, «Les Îles», Vaudreuil, Quebec
2004L'ArtCADIE, «Vision de l'espace acadien»
Acadian Museum of Quebec in Bonaventure, Bonaventure, Quebec
Sea Museum, Magdalen Islands, Quebec
Old Port, Montreal, Quebec
Halifax City Hall, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Caraquet Cultural Centre - Existe Gallery, Caraquet, New Brunswick
Canadian Cultural Centre, Paris, France
L'Espace International Cosmopolis, Nantes, France
2003L'Anse au Ciel «Vents d'Anges - Guy Paquet and his friends», Baie-Saint-Paul, Quebec
2003Atelier-Galerie Vent dans les Toiles, «Members of AdMare», Magdalen Islands, Quebec
1998 to 2003Painting Symposium of Etang du Nord, Magdalen Islands, Quebec
1998 to 2002Mer Oceane, Visual Arts Symposium of the Magdalen Islands, Quebec
2000Gallery Greenberg, selection of Canadian artists, Massachusetts, USA
1997Le Havre Atelier-Galerie, «Grave sur Grave», Magdalen Islands, Quebec
1996Le Havre Atelier-Galerie, «Noce de glaces», Magdalen Islands, Quebec
1995Centre culturel de Drumondville, «Mer en vue», Drumondville, Quebec
1995Centre culturel de Verdun, «Mer en vue», Verdun, Quebec
1994Centre multifonctionnel de Havre-Aubert, inauguration of the centre, Magdalen Islands, Quebec

Public collections

Indian affairs Ministry, Canada
Natural Resources Ministry, Canada
French Consulate, Montreal, Quebec
National Assembly of Quebec
Acadian Museum of Quebec, Bonaventure, Quebec
Fair Gordon Marketing, California, U.S.A.
CAUCUS, Quebec, Quebec