Louis Helbig - speaking, teaching & projects
Louis Helbig, MSc. (London School of Economics)
Public or private presentations to groups large and small. 30 to 90 minutes combining a talk, an audio-visual presentation, and interactive Q&As. - Contact Louis Helbig for Rates
The next Sunken Villages exhibition is scheduled for Sept - Nov 2013 at the Marianne van Silfhout Public Gallery at St Lawrence College in Brockville, ON, Canada.
Working with the Lost Villages Historical Society the voices of those affected by the St Lawrence Seaway Project will be
included in the exhibition.
Anyone interested in participating is encouraged to contact Louis Helbig at 613 263 0264
Alberta Tar/Oil Sands Art Book
A high quality art photo book of images from the Beautiful Destruction series is presently (Dec 2012) being
compiled for publication in 2013.
This art oriented book, with text contributions from individuals of varying opinion & different insights into the development in Northern Alberta, will - with its imagery - be designed to address & overcome the polarities & anamosities that presently confound it.
Universities & Schools
University of Ottawa “Sunken Villages: Canada’s Atlantis.” Lecture. Making History: Narratives and Collective Memory Lecture Series, Faculty of Education
University of Ottawa, “Art & Social Activism in the Classroom.” Joint lecture.
Ottawa Carleton District School Board, Social Science Teachers Professional Conference, “Using Art to Engage Students in Contemporary Issues.” Lecture.
Toronto Camera Club | Mississauga Camera Club | Latow Photographers' Guild | RA Photography Club (Ottawa) | Ottawa Camera Club - various lectures and presentations
Arts & Community Organizations
National Art Gallery, Ottawa: Art in View Lectures, "Beautiful Destruction - Alberta Tar Sands Aerial Photographs." Lecture & Presentation
Ontario Power Generation Visitors’ Centre, Cornwall, ON. OPG Speakers' Series. “Sunken Villages in the St Lawrence.” Artist talk.
Ottawa Art Gallery, “Confessions.” Artist Talk & Lecture.
Montreal Tall Ships Festival, "Sunken Villages" public lecture & presentation
Ottawa Mixed Media Artists
SPAO (School of Photographic Arts Ottawa)
Louis Helbig will be teaching two winter term courses January - March 2013
Art Photography & Imagination: Understanding Ourselves & Each Other
Digital Photography I: Foundation
For more information & registration contact SPAO at 168 Dalhousie Str, Ottawa, ON, 613 562 3824 spao.ca