Geneviève Lévesque founded Quebec-based Artêria Gallery in 2008 with the aim of promoting the works of emerging and mid-career contemporary artists. Artêria Gallery exhibits contemporary art by emerging to mid-career artists located across the country and internationally. Since opening in 2008, the gallery has exhibited in over 100 international art fairs. Geneviève has built Artêria into a million dollar business representing over forty artists in Canada, the United States and Europe. Geneviève has received numerous accolades and is the recipient of the prestigious Québec Mercuriade prize for business excellence, and the RBC Women of Influence Micro-Business Award.