Art

Papier Fair 19

Papier Fair 19

Papier Fair 19 Fair for all The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) will hold the 12th Papier Art Fair from April 25 to 28, 2019 at the Port of Montréal’s Grand Quay. This new location will accommodate a greater number of visitors. For the first time, Papier will not be an exclusively on-paper exhibit. The…

Dance Me/Leonard Cohen

Dance Me/Leonard Cohen

The Ballets Jazz de Montréal The Ballets Jazz de Montréal (BJM) returns to the stage at Théâtre Maisonneuve with six performances of the show inspired by the remarkable music of Leonard Cohen: Dance Me. A co-presentation with Danse Danse, the show runs from March 14 to 23, 2019. Since it premiered in December 2017 at Place…

In the studio with Gerri Davis

In the studio with Gerri Davis

In the studio with Gerri Davis Gerri Davis is a painter, but NASA could almost have used her as a scientist. Her paintings are incredibly cool and challenging; they are pushing the boundaries in their field. An afternoon in the studio, going over the works for her upcoming show at Le Salon H, led to…

Ed Fornieles

Ed Fornieles

A post-internet artist whose stock is rising At 34, Ed Fornieles is among contemporary art’s most influential young artists. Focused on digital culture, Fornieles works in a range of media, such as sculpture, installation and performance, to make work distinctly of our age. Curators, collectors and critics alike have taken notice, and his work has…

Art and culture

Art and culture

Nick Cave, Soundsuit, 2015, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa.© Nick Cave, with the permission of the Jack Shainman Gallery, New YorkPhoto: MMFA TO READ THE STORY OF AN IMPROBABLE FRIENDSHIP Long awaited by critics and the public after the enormous success of En attendant Bojangles (Waiting for Bojangles), Olivier Bourdeaut’s second novel surpassed our expectations.…

Art Basel Miami Beach 2017

Art Basel Miami Beach 2017

Text: Barbara Stehlé This year’s was the 16th Art Basel Miami. The modern and contemporary art fair is held at the beginning of the winter, when everybody is happy to escape to a warmer climate. A WINTER FAIR IN THE SUN For a week, the whole art world migrates to Florida, and Miami Beach becomes…

Contemporary art showcased in Griffintown: a visit at Arsenal contemporary art

Contemporary art showcased in Griffintown: a visit at Arsenal contemporary art

Since its opening in 2011, Arsenal Contemporary Montreal, has been diligently defusing the promotion of both intimate and monumental exhibitions that include both Canadian and internationally known talent. This private art centre is the largest of its kind in Canada, and sets a fresh tone from one show to the next, in every reincarnation of…

Art Souterrain: democratizing art

Art Souterrain: democratizing art

After nine successful years, the famous contemporary art event is back to take over Montréal’s underground pedestrian network from March 3 to 25, 2018. The only of its kind in North America, the festival offers an artistic circuit that showcases the works of local and international artists. For its tenth edition, the Art Souterrain Festival…