Elisa Julia Gilmour
Elisa Julia Gilmour (b.1988) is an emerging Canadian artist producing analogue photographic and cinematic work with a particular interest in portraiture. In her elaborate installations she captures moments of ephemerality in human experience. Her work has been shown publicly at the I.M.A. Gallery, Gallery 44, and TPW as well as published in the Obscura Portfolio, Wondereur Online Magazine, Function Magazine and Off The Map Webzine. In collaboration with Gemma Warren, Gilmour presented a featured exhibition, Far Between, during the 2012 Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival at the Alliance Française of Toronto Gallery. She recently exhibited at the Ryerson Image Centre University Gallery in the group show The Art of the Archive (2012) curated by Dr. Gaelle Morel. She is currently exhibiting a solo show at the Ryerson Image Centre Student Gallery, which will be followed by a featured exhibition with Ben Freedman at the Art Gallery of Mississauga for the 2014 Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival.