Honorary members

Lifetime members and distinguished contributers to Hexagram network

Honorary members are nominated by the executive committee in recognition of their exceptionnal contribution to Hexagram. This status is a lifelong membership. Honorary members can organize and participate in activities, sit on committees and have access to Hexagram network of researchers and infrastructure.

 

Jean Gervais

Jean Gervais

Université du Québec à Montréal
École supérieure de théâtre

Professeur retraité de l’École Supérieure de Théâtre de l’UQAM, Jean Gervais œuvre depuis plus de vingt ans dans les domaines de la mise en scène, du décor et de l’éclairage. Auteur de deux livres sur l’histoire et la technique de l’éclairage au théâtre, il a conçu onze mises en scènes, quinze scénographies, plusieurs textes dramatiques, et a conçu près de 180 conceptions d’éclairages dont plusieurs prévues pour des tournées mondiales de chorégraphes et de metteurs en scène reconnus. Il a participé à la conception du logiciel d’éclairage Microlux.

Louise Poissant

Louise Poissant

Université du Québec à Montréal
École des arts visuels et médiatiques

Louise Poissant, Scientific Director of the Quebec Research Fund - Society and Culture (FRQSC) is currently Dean of the Faculty of Arts at the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM). She received her PhD in philosophy from the Université de Montréal and began her career in teaching and research at UQAM's School of Visual and Media Arts. She also directed the Inter-University Center for Media Arts between 2001 and 2006. Louise Poissant is the author of numerous books and articles in the field of media arts and has published in various journals in Canada, the United States and France. In 2014 she was honored by the Royal Society of Canada in recognition of her work that has contributed to the development of research and creation in the field of media arts.

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