Born in 1983, Nicolas Ranellucci lives and works in Montreal. He holds a Certificate and a Bachelor of Visual and Media Arts from l’Université du Québec à Montréal. He has won an excellence award in painting in 2010 from the McAbbie Foundation and in 2012 was among the finalists of the RBC Canadian Painting Competition. Since 2014, his work was shown, among others, at the Artists’ Centre AXENEO 7, at Galerie Dominique Bouffard as well as at Usine C. In 2016, he will present an installation at the ‘Maison de la culture de Gatineau’ in addition to the present exhibition ‘Marcher sur les cendres’ at Galerie McClure. His work can be found in many public and private collections in Quebec, Canada, and Europe.