The Ville de Montréal announces that it is holding a competition for the design and production of a work of digital art that will be installed on Rue Émery, facing the Cinéplex Odéon Quartier Latin. The commission consists of designing a digital installation articulated into two components (recto-verso) and with light as the main material. […]
Ville de Montréal
Pouliot will create a sculptural artwork on the platform situated northwest of the Gaston-Miron Building, formerly the Bibliothèque centrale de Montréal, situated on Sherbrooke Street. The chosen project is titled Dialogue and consists of a grouping of 32 pieces reproducing architectural elements composing the façade of the building on a 1:1 scale. It offers a […]
Last June, the Public Art Bureau of Montréal launched a major competition addressed to professional artists for the creation of a sculpture or installation to be located in the Outremont Summit park, in compliance with the Politique d’intégration des arts à l’architecture et à l’environnement des bâtiments et des sites gouvernementaux et publics. The artwork, […]
Next fall, La Velocité des lieux, the largest public artwork in Montréal, a large fixed wheel 60 feet tall designed by the contemporary art trio BGL (Jasmin Bilodeau, Sébastien Giguère, Nicolas Laverdière), will be inaugurated. The artists, who represented Canada at the 56th Venice Biennale with the work Canadassimo, are working on the monumental work […]
From September 11 to 21, discover – or rediscover – the artworks around you. Join the Public Art Treasure Hunt by registering for one of the five 90-minute tours offered free of charge in the Ville-Marie Borough. Places are limited, so reserve yours now! Métro Tour: leaves from the Champ-de-Mars station; ends at the Berri-UQAM […]
Public Art Bureau
The Public Art Bureau has been devoted for more than 25 years to acquisitions, conservation, and promotion of the artworks in the Ville de Montréal’s public art collection. Today, the collection includes more than 315 artworks, integrated into public spaces and municipal buildings.