Jean Dubois has a particular interest in media installations and in the unintended use of new technologies. He often works with partners from very disparate backgrounds, ranging from electrical engineering, design, humanities and architecture, and going all the way to film. His works have been featured in several international events and renowned organizations in Canada and in the United States, in Brazil, France, Germany, Russia, Australia, China, and South Korea.
He is a professor at UQAM’s École des arts visuels et médiatiques, and is currently Vice-Dean, Research and Creation at the Faculty of Arts. He is one of the founding members of the Centre interuniversitaire des arts médiatiques Hexagram, and previously served as chairman of the board of directors of the Centre de l’image contemporaine Vox.