Presented by the Quebec Lung Association, Health Canada, and the Association des médecins du Québec (Physicians Association) for his work on smoking which can be found in most hospitals, at the Montreal Heart Institute, in government departments, corporations, embassies, at the Ordre des dentistes du Québec (Dentists Associat!on), Collège des médecins, the Fondation québécoise du cancer (Cancer Foundation), in all Canada Post branches, and in several countries.
PUBLICATIONS (ART BOOK)
200 Visions Nouvelles de Peintre du Québec (Louis Bruens, art writer), Le Guide Vallée (artist ratings), Peintre du Québec (Jacques De Roussain), Scientifique Medicale Magazine, Le Médecin du Québec magazine , HotPoints (New York), Art Auction 57 New York, cover page of CIAO (booktitle: Wine), Habitabec magazine, Wine & Montreal, Homes Mag (Toronto), Montreal Business Magazine, Philipino Star, Montreal Airports, Montreal Scope, Journal de Montréal, Le Mirabel, Arts & Culture, Le Grafitti, F.D.I. (International Dental Federation), Urgence T. V. series.
The artist's work is part of the collection of the Canadian Museum of Civilization (Ottawa) and the Canadian Museum of Nature (Ottawa).
Given by authorities of the Mirabel Airport. His work entitled Mirabel is on permanent display, open to the public, and is part of Transport Canada's private collection.
Given in honour of the artist for his overall work on drugs and his social commitment. Attending were representatives from the Government of Canada, varions police forces (drug squad, M.U.C.), R.C.M.P., and representatives from large corporations such as Jean Coutu Pharmacies, Chabad, Sun Youth, 3M, Famous Players, Burger King, Guess Jeans, Federal Express, Weider Sports, etc.
Mr. Nolet received many honorary distinctions from the French delegation (Bordeaux and Toulouse in France), the Office of Tourism, and Louise Robic, Minister. The artist took part in the Cerebral Palsy Telethon, was featured in several reports, and his work was covered by a television show with the stage comedian Albert Millaire, and in radio shows for CKLM, CKMB, CJOS. Mrs. Lola Johnson, director of the Modem Arts Museum in New York praises the artist's work. He represents the Aboriginal people, work reproduced and distributed in Versailles, France by Industry and Science Canada. Member of the jury for the Caisses populaires de Laval, etc.
The artist's work can be found in major private collections, corporations, consulates, embassies, government offices, town halls, etc. M6 Jean Doré (Island of Montréal), Vatican, Sun Museum in New York, Canadian Embassy in Abidjan, Tourism Office in Toulouse in France, Canada Mission, 3M Canadian High Commission of Zimbabwe, Lamig Republic of Iran, French Embassy (culture counsellor), The Gazette, Six Nations Traditional Heredity Chiefs, Canadian Consulate in Germany, Inter-Continental Hotel, Guardian Traveller, Canadian Psychiatrie Association, Romanian Embassy, Bill Clinton, President of the United States,
Cerebral Palsy, Mohawk Council of Kanawake, IGA, Jean Coutu Pharmacies, Federal Express, Minister Diane Marleau, Germain Larivière, Boischatel, Burger King, Galeries Alvares in Draugignan, France, Monaco Art Center, Lacadredie in Marseilles, France, Saint-Germain-des-Prés in France, throughout various Famous Players locations, public sites, government offices, and others.
LE DÎNER D'AFFAIRES (The Business Lunch)
Work selected for the 20th anniversary of the 500 best performing companies in Quebec. Source: Journal Les Affaires (July 2000).
The Chambre de commerce du Québec, Chambre des notaires du Québec, the Canadian Bar Association, the Quebec Hospital Association, the Ordre des architectes du Québec,the Ordre des psychologues du Québec, the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec, the Québec Association of Optometrists, the Ordre des chiropraticiens du Québec, the Ordre des chimistes du Québec, the Association des denturologistes du Québec, the Ordre des opticiens d'ordonnance du Québec, the Council of physicians, dentists, andpharmacists, the Collège des médecins du Québec, the Tribune and Nouvelliste newspapers... for his work called Unis contre les drogues (United Against Drugs).
Artist selected to create the concept for the Gazelles du désert.
Jacques de Roussan, editor and art writer, describes Yves Joseph Nolet as "a universal talent".