Montréal, June 8, 2016 – The prestigious Bonaventure gateway to downtown Montréal will be enhanced with a work of public art created by the internationally know artist Jaume Plensa. Montréal will receive this artwork for its 375th anniversary thanks to the contribution of two major patrons, France Chrétien Desmarais and André Desmarais. The announcement […]
Ville de Montréal
The Ville de Montréal announces the holding of a competition for the design and production of a work of public art for Le Parterre. A gateway to the Quartier des spectacles, the square, inaugurated in 2010, hosts large-scale festivals, as well as other occasional events, in Montréal. The commission consists of designing a sculpture or […]
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. […]
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, […]
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.