Trained as a ceramist, Gilbert Poissant gradually expanded into other technical and aesthetic spheres. This multi-disciplinary artist has created murals, installations and sculptures, employing various materials, such as stone, wood and found objects, as well as digital processes. Renowned for his contribution to public art, Gilbert has produced more than 30 commissions of artworks that are incorporated into the architecture.

Selected pieces from Gilbert Poissant's recent work. 

Atlas de mon monde

Year of achievement: 2016

Material: collage - paper, pins, acrylic

Dimensions: 102 x 122 x 9 cm

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Patatras

Location: École primaire Sainte-Anne, Mirabel (Saint-Canut), Québec

Year of achievement: 2015

Material: China set

Dimensions: 250 x 750 cm

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Falling Objects

Year of achievement: 2012

Material: porcelain and  aluminum

Dimensions: 100 x 300 x 6 cm

 

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Objets spécifiques variés

Year of achievement: 2013

Material: Digital print on paper

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Objets spécifiques variés 3D

Year of achievement: 2012

Material: digital print on paper, acrylic

 

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Icare

Location: Murale pour l’école Eurêka, Granby, Québec

Year of achievement: 2011

Material: Digital print on porcelain

Dimensions: 300 x 500 x 8 cm

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Traversée

Location: Mural for Parc municipal du Grand Lac Saint-François, Lambton, Québec

Year of achievement: 2011

Material: porcelain and stainless steel

Dimension: 290 x 150 x 8 cm

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Objets spécifiques | porcelaine

Year of achievement: 2010

Material: porcelain

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Tak

Year of achievement: 2010

Material : porcelain

Dimensions : various

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Correlieu

Location: Verrière pour le CLSC des Patriotes, Beloeil, Québec

Year of achievement: 2009

Material: Digital photography, glass, anodized aluminum

Dimensions : 500 x 250 x 15 cm

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Le Jeu du collectionneur

Location: Centre d’exposition Circa, Montréal, Québec

Year of achievement: 2008

Material: Found objects, wood, acrylic

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Touchez touché!

Location: Diptyque pour Faculté de médecine vétérinaire de l’Université de Montréal, Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec

Year of achievement: 2006

Material: Industrial and hand-made porcelain, stainless steel

Dimensions: 275 x 345 cm

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La Patte de Billi

Location: Murale pour Faculté de médecine vétérinaire de l’Université de Montréal, Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec

Year of achievement: 2006

Dimensions: 180 x 210 cm

Material: Engraved Porcelain

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Spirales

Location: Murale pour le Centre de formation professionnelle Morilac, Windsor, Québec

Year of achievement: 2004

Material: Screen printing on porcelain, aluminum

Dimensions: 760 x 270 x 13 cm

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Passe-lune

Location: Mural for the Hôpital général du Lakeshore, Pointe-Claire, Québec

Year of achievement: 2002

Material: Earthenware, stainless steel

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Arrêt sur espace

Location: Plein sud, Centre d’exposition en art actuel, Longueuil

Year of achievement: 2001

Materlal: Wood and ceramic

Dimensions: various

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Passe-Temps

Location: Mural for École nationale d’administration publique, Québec, Québec

Year of achievement: 1999

Material: marble and granit

Dimensions: 6 300 x 9 500 cm

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5 x 2 Temps - 1998

Location: Maison de la Culture Côte-des-Neiges, Montréal, Québec

Year of achievement: 2001

Material: Earthenware, aluminum, porcelain and stainless steel

Dimensions: various

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5 x 2 Temps - 1997

Location: Expression, Centre d’exposition, Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec

Year of achievement: 2007

Material: Porcelain and stainless steel

Dimensions: various

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Le Tableau Noir

Location: Interactive murals for École de l’Odyssée, Sainte-Catherine, Québec

Year of achievement: 1998

Material: Porcelain, aluminum, chalks and brushes

Dimensions: 270 x 1 300 x 10 cm

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42 Variations

Location: Mural for École de la Mosaïque, Saint-Basile-Le-Grand, Québec

Year of achievement: 1998

Material: Porcelain

Dimensions: 290 x 2 700 cm

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Le Passe-Goutte

Location: Sculpture for École primaire de Saint-Zotique, Saint-Zotique, Québec

Year of achievement: 1997

Material: White granit, black granit

Dimensions: 400 x 400 x 50 cm

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La mesure du temps

Location: Diptych for Option théâtre du Cegep de Saint-Hyacinthe, Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec

Year of achievement: 1994

Material: Porcelain mosaic

Dimensions: various

 

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Jardins de tessons

Location: Installation for Musée de la Ville de Lachine

Year of achievement: 1995

Material: Ceramic shards, metal and found objects

Dimensions: various

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