GUY GIARD was born in the French-speaking province of Quebec, Canada, he lived for many years in Europe and travelled on three continents. He is a Certified Humor Professional, Certified Laughter Yoga Facilitator and Bachelor in Visual Arts with extensive studies at the National Academy of Fine Arts of the Netherlands. He is the recipient of several grants including the Canada Council for the Arts and the Conseil des arts et lettres du Québec.
As a visual artist he has been exhibiting his work for more than forty years and as a musician he has been performing in concert for thirty years. An author, speaker and passionate humorist, he has volunteered as a "Uku" the humanitarian clown with Dr. Patch Adams and gives lectures and workshops on healing sexual abuse and creating an extraordinary life. His publications are translated into several languages and are available internationally in print, audio book and electronic formats.

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dedicated to these artworks

Gallery #1
1972 Music compositions

Gallery #2
1974 First paintings before schooling

1977-79 First art school
Collège Jean-de-brébeuf

Gallery #3
Dessins Drawings Jean-de-brébeuf

Gallery #4
Sculptures Jean-de-brébeuf

DEC en Beaux-Arts

1979-83 University in Visual Arts
Concordia university

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Peintures Objects Concordia

Gallery #6
Sculptures Concordia

1980 Wins a competition for a public sculpture

Gallery #7
"Le guerrier"
Rembrandt park, Côte-St-Luc

GALLERY #8 1980
Ceramics Raku
Concordia University

Installations Céramique Concordia
Céramic Installations 1981 - 1983

Baccalauréat en Arts Visuel

Voyage de deux mois en Europe

Gallery #10
Dessins pastel à l'huile
Oil pastel drawings  1981-1985

Gallery #11
Peintures à l'acrylique
Acrylic paintings 1984 - 1985

Gallery #12
Peintures à l'huile
Oil paintings  1985 - 1987

Gallery #13
Objets Céramiques   1987

Gallery #14
Dessins pastel à l'huile espaces   1987

     Oeuvres en Atelier, Amsterdam

La ronde des chaises

    Amsterdam 1988


The Gate     Guy Giard, Aernout Voorthuysen
    Galerie Eric Hoffmann, Amsterdam, Pays-Bas

 Installation gravure
    Aula Rijsakademie van beeldende kunsten

   Études Post-Universitaires en Arts Multidisciplinaires
   Académie des Beaux-Arts d'Amsterdam, Pays-Bas
Boerderij Atelier Bezoek  /  Visite d'Atelier  La Ferme
À l'Académie des Beaux Arts d'Amsterdam, j'ai eu une visite des différents participants et professeurs, en tant qu'évaluation de ma recherche.....

At the Amsterdam Fine Arts Academie I had a studio visit from the fellow students and the faculty, as part of the yearly evaluation process......

     The Pleasure of Happiness, De Stoelen Show
    Galerie Eric Hoffmann, Amsterdam, Pays-Bas

  The Family show I
   Neutral Ground, Régina, Canada

   The Family Show II ; Family fil(l)ings
   Artcite, Windsor, Canada


   The Family Show III ; Peterborough on the line,
   (Clothes to you) Artspace, Peterborough, Canada

The Family Show IV   Le chaud de famille IV ; Suite et fin
    Dare Dare, Montréal, Canada

   De l'autre côté d'un pont (avec La Huitaine du Pont)
   Occurrence, Montréal, Canada

    De l'autre côté d'un pont (avec Les Rencontres du Pont)
   Action Art Contemporain, St-Jean-Richelieu, Canada

     De l'autre côté d'un pont
    Espace Virtuel, Chicoutimi, Canada

Performance La congrégation     Oeuvres en Atelier,  Paris
      La Congrégation

    Oeuvres en Atelier, Paris
     Série des feuilles
   Oeuvres en Atelier
    Le Lavoir (avec Les Après-Midi du Lavoir)
   Maison de la Culture Marie Uguay, Montréal, Canada


 Angelique 1734
 Dare-Dare/Centre d'histoire de Montréal,
 L'esclavage à Montréal

'La traversée de l'imaginaire'
 Maison de la Culture Marie-Uguay

   Le voyage de l'espérance
   CIVA (Centre d'intégration à la vie active),
   Canal de Lachine

ANGÉLIQUE 1734 - HAITI  2004
'L'histoire des Maitres'  Maison de la Culture Rivière-des-Prairies

    Marie-Joseph Angélique (2004)
    Maison de la Culture Rivière-des-Prairies

Compositions musicales

     Me suis-tu? Chapitre 1 à 5
    Manifestation internationale d'art de Québec
    du 1 mai au 15 juin 2005

    Naissance de notre fille Aïyana
    le 12 janvier 2005

    1ère Série Expressions

     2ième Série Expressions

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Guy Giard humanitarian clown with Patch Adams

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Health tips with Wim Hof winter runs, fasting and the paleo diet

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