JJ Levine - Queer photographs exhibition at the McCord Museum

Photography Exhibition

From February 18 to September 18, 2022


JJ Levine

Queer Photographs

This exhibition will present a selection from JJ Levine’s major photo projects Queer Portraits, Alone Time, and Switch. Levine’s work questions the representation of traditional binary gender roles through staged photographs of queer subjects in intimate, domestic settings.

  • JJ Levine, <i>Felix 2015</i>, 2015
  • JJ Levine, <i>Seul ensemble 11</i>, 2015
  • JJ Levine, <i>Crystal and Harley 2019</i>, 2019
  • JJ Levine, <i>Julie Nursing Casper</i>, 2020

JJ Levine

JJ Levine is an images-based artist living and working in Tiohti:áke/Montreal known for his compelling body of work in portraiture. Levine holds a Masters of Fine Arts in Photography from Concordia University. He is currently represented by ELLEPHANT Gallery (Montreal), and his work has been exhibited at museums, galleries, and art festivals in Canada, the United States, Mexico, as well as numerous European countries. His artwork and writing have been published in academic journals, including Photography and Culture (UK). Levine’s images have also been featured in art magazines and newspapers internationally, such as CV Photo (Canada), Esse (Canada), Slate (US), The Guardian Observer (UK and US), and Society (France).

Levine was a finalist for the Prix Découverte Louis Roederer in 2019 at the Rencontres d’Arles photography festival (France). In 2015, Levine self-published two artist books: Queer Portraits: 2006- 2015 and Switch. Levine’s artistic practice balances a radical queer agenda with a strong formal aesthetic.

Not to be missed!

Exhibition presented by TD Bank Group
Thanks to our partners
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