The City of Montréal announces the holding of a competition for professional visual artists, for the design and creation of a work of public art that will be installed in a small square at the intersection of Laurier Avenue West and Côte-Sainte-Catherine Road, in the Outremont borough. This sculpture will complement the redevelopment project for […]
Ville de Montréal
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 […]
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 […]
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.