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Automne 2020
8 September to 18 October

RANDA MADDAH— EMILIE SERRI — GUILLERMO TREJO— KIM WALDRON

Espaces identitaires
eXcentrer

The migration of peoples is a recurring phenomenon in the history of humanity, whether by choice, by obligation, by necessity. What defines our territory? How does cultural heritage and identity affect who we are?

Spring 2020
20 March to 10 May

RANDA MADDAH— EMILIE SERRI — GUILLERMO TREJO— KIM WALDRON

Espaces identitaires | eXcentrer
Postponed Exhibition

The migration of peoples is a recurring phenomenon in the history of humanity, whether by choice, by obligation, by necessity. What defines our territory? How does cultural heritage and identity affect who we are?

21 February to 28 March

LA TRACK | THE TRACK

ABOUT THE ARTISTS

Learn more about the artists from Montreal and Baltimore from La Track | The Track exhibition presented at Galerie B-312 until March 28, 2020. 

 

21 February to 28 March

LA TRACK | THE TRACK

MONTRÉAL | BALTIMORE
Galerie B-312 is pleased to present the second part of La Track | The Track exhibition. Curated by Gabrielle Lajoie-Bergeron, artists from Montreal and Baltimore reveal the results of their respective residences in foreign territories by focusing on disorientation, uprooting and encounter notions.
9 January to 15 February

BREATHING

ABOUT PARTICIPATING ARTISTS

Learn more about works and artists of the Breathing exhibition. 

9 January to 15 February

JEAN-FRANÇOIS CÔTÉ—ALEXANDRE DAVIDDONG DAWEI—REN JIE—YAM LAU—MIREILLE LAVOIE—LI MING—ZHANG QINGFAN—XU TAN—ZHANG XIAO

Breathing

Originally from China and based in Toronto for six years now, the curator Yan Zhou proposes Breathing, a search and creation project bringing together Chinese and Canadian artists. The project addresses environmental, political, economic and social concerns resulting from the smog phenomenon.

Fall 2019
8 November to 15 December

CÉLINE B. LA TERREUR—LAURENT CRASTE—GWENESSA LAM—JEAN-MICHEL LECLERC

Les mémoires vagabondes
eXcentrer
Les mémoires vagabondes exhibition explore the relationships between the fiction and the criticism of historical representation. It points out that memory work does not belong only to the historians, but it is collective and rests on a precarious balance between objectivity and subjectivity.
13 September 19h à 22h

eXcentrer

Launching

eXcentrer's curators Marthe Carrier, Stéphanie Chabot, Emmanuelle Choquette and Émilie Granjon, directors of Galerie B-312, Skol, Arprim and Circa invite you to this singular event which takes place from September 2019 to May 2020 at the Galerie d'art Desjardins de Drummondville.

13 September to 27 October

MATHIEU CARDIN — CHARLES-ANTOINE BLAIS MÉTIVIER — CYNTHIA DINAN-MITCHELL — KRISTI ROPELESKI

Dans l'intimité du leurre
eXcentrer

The trompe-l’œil is nested in the time of emergence, the time where the surprise effect leads us to poetic contemplation. It is part of a bitter-sweet seduction strategy motivated by a double game of illusion and disillusionment, truth and falsehood. The exhibition Dans l’intimité du leurre...

Spring 2019
23 May to 22 June

Ariamna Contino and Alex Hernández

Montréal ~ Habana
Rencontres en art actuel / Encuntros de arte contemporáneo

Scrutinizing issues raised by different geopolitical, social or economic situations on the world stage, Ariamna Contino and Alex Hernández propose visual interventions where the plastic and aesthetic treatment of the materials reveals troubling facts.

 

Fall 2018
6 December to 20 January

LIAM MALONEY

TEXTING SYRIA—MESSAGES TEXTES POUR LA SYRIE
Salle de diffusion Parc-Extension

Liam Maloney photographed refugees living in a makeshift camp in Lebanon. At dusk, using their mobile phones, they communicate with their relatives in Syria. The artist captures moments of intimacy where images and text messages exchanged carry life, death, suffering and hope.

27 October to 1 December

Gráfica abierta

Rutas expansivas en la gráfica mexicana

Curator Santiago Pérez Garci, director of the Museo Nacional de la Estampa (Mexico) join forces with Arprim, and Circa art actuel, with the complicity of Galerie B-312, to host a collective exhibition with nine Mexican artists. 

27 October to 1 December

GRÁFICA ABIERTA

ABOUT THE ARTISTS

Learn more about the artists exhibiting at Galerie B-312 as part of Gráfica Abierta exhibition. 

Spring 2018
6 April to 26 May

Jean-Pierre Aubé

31 soleils (Dawn Chorus)
Conversations Montréal | Lyon — Galerie TATOR

Created by Jean-Pierre Aubé, 31 soleils (Dawn chorus) is an installation composed of a video and a sound piece. Entirely immersive, it is the result of the observation of the sunrise coupled with the low frequencies emitted by radio waves at this precise moment of the day.

 

6 April to 26 May

Cusiccoyllor Espinoza

Portrait #5
Conversations Montréal | Lyon — BIKINI

Mais le bruit d'un marteau, qui résonne au loin, te pousse à interrompre l'enregistrement. Tu te lèves et regardes dehors. La lumière pâlit. Ta vitre frémit. Il y a du vent. Une mince fumée sort d’une cigarette qui se consume dans un cendrier posé sur le rebord de la fenêtre du voisin.

5 April to 26 May

Julie Favreau

From Her Character
Conversations Montréal | Lyon — Galerie La BF15

Julie Favreau presents From Her Character an in situ proposal that continues the research initiated with She Century, a body of variable works that revisits the history and archetypes of women from the position of the artist and their apprehension of the gesture. 

28 February to 31 March

Julie Favreau

In residence at Moly-Sabata
Conversations Montréal | Lyon

Julie Favreau's practice lies at the intersection of visual arts, dance, choreography and staged. Her research on performative gesture and movement feeds the production of sculptural objects. She creates characters, objects and gestures that compose enigmatic universes.

Spring 2017
13 April 17h à 19h

Guillaume Boudrias-Plouffe

FAIRE—VOIR—EXPLORER

We invite you to come and take a look at our last workshop with the members of Action Centre-Ville. This season, it is Guillaume Boudrias-Plouffe’s turn to invite a dozen of participants to explore contemporary art through assemblage of objects and performance.

1 April

Rétrospective Pierre Ayot

Porter fièrement sa Croix
Le Devoir
The article Porter fièrement sa Croix, by journalist Claude Lafleur, provides a good overview of our artist-run centre. We are pleased that our contribution to the Rétrospective Pierre Ayothas made us one of the organizations that are running for the Grand Prix.
9 March

STATUER

Les figures du socle
Partie II
3 March to 8 April

Statuer

Les figures du socle
Partie II

The first part of Statuer. Les figures du socle was recently presented at Action Art Actuel artist-run centre (Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu). With new artists and strictly pre-existing works, the second part take place at Galerie B-312. 

16 January to 30 March

RÉTROSPECTIVE PIERRE AYOT

Galerie B-312 nominated
Grand Prix du Conseil des arts de Montréal

Galerie B-312 is pleased to be among the finalists of the Conseil des arts de Montréal 32nd Grand Prix "for its contribution to the retrospective Pierre Ayot, a multi-faceted tribute to this major figure in the history of art in Québec".

13 January to 19 February

SIX PEINTRES

DEUX ÉCOLES, TROIS LIEUX, UNE RENCONTRE
Complexe culturel Guy-Descary
They are six. All in their twenties and thirties. They studied arts at Concordia University and UQAM. They chose painting. The exhibition Six peintres, deux écoles, trois lieux, une rencontre, presented in 2014 at Galerie B-312 and in two other Montréal art centres.
Fall 2016
30 November to 19 December

Réstrospective Pierre Ayot 

La croix du mont Royal

Here is an opportunity to see Pierre Ayot’s legendary work, La croix du mont Royal, during its last days. Created in 1976 for the Corridart event and destroyed almost immediately by the Mayor Jean Drapeau’s order, this piece was recreated in 2016 as part of a major retrospective of...

23 November to 8 January

Six peintres

DEUX ÉCOLES, TROIS LIEUX, UNE RENCONTRE
Centre culturel de Verdun

They are six. All in their twenties and thirties. They studied arts at Concordia University and UQAM. They chose painting. The exhibition Six peintres, deux écoles, trois lieux, une rencontre, presented in 2014 at Galerie B-312 and in two other Montréal art centres.

12 November 14h

Rétrospective Pierre Ayot

Meeting with the curators
Marthe Carrier and Nicolas Mavrikakis

Meet curators Marthe Carrier and Nicolas Mavrikakis at the foot of La croix du mont Royal, by Pierre Ayot, for a discussion about this temporary public artwork. Meet us at Parc Jeanne-Mance at the corner of des Pins and du Parc avenues. 

15 October to 12 November

Rétrospective Pierre Ayot

RES IPSA LOQUITUR : les faits parlent d'eux-mêmes

Res Ipsa Loquitur exhibition allows to see the collection of silkscreens of Corridart. Pour la liberté d’expression (1982) created by Graff to finance the appeal filed following the defeat of the lawsuit initiated by Corridart artists against the City of Montréal.

7 October to 19 December

Rétrospective Pierre Ayot

La Croix du Mont Royal

The work created by Pierre Ayot and Denis Forcier for Corridar will be reassembled. It's a legendary work, unfortunately dismanted too quickly in July 1976. We wiil recreate a replica of this work at the foot of Mount Royal. 

26 September

Pierre Ayot

LA CROIX DU MONT ROYAL
Press release for immediate distribution

In recent days, we have been witnessing a media whirlwind around the recreation of Pierre Ayot’s La croix du mont Royal originally created in 1976. Having heard several falsities, we would like to hereby summarize the situation.

22 September to 5 March

Rétrospective Pierre Ayot

The venues

The event Pierre Ayot is a retrospective offering different perspectives on the practice of Pierre Ayot. This fall, take the opportunity to see several works, some never shown before, of this significant artist in the art history of Quebec.

10 September to 1 November

PIERRE AYOT

La croix du mont Royal
Participate in the recreation of La croix du mont Royal, a legendary work by Pierre Ayot for the event Corridart: a series of eighteen public artworks produced for the 1976 Olympic Games, though disassembled a few hours before the official opening of these Games.
Spring 2016
13 February —14h

Mathieu Cardin

Il n'en est rien

The artist Mathieu Cardin will be present to meet with you as of 2 pm. In addition, do not miss your chance to see the exhibition Il n'en est rien, ending this Saturday, February 13 at 5 pm.

22 January to 23 January

Caroline Boileau

FAIRE—VOIR—EXPLORER

We invite you to come and take a look at our latest workshop with the members of Action centre-Ville. This season, Caroline Boileau introduced the participants to performance approach and contexts. 

15 January to 13 February

MATHIEU CARDIN

Il N'EN EST RIEN
For this occasion, Mathieu Cardin tranformed the space of Galerie B-312. The architecture of the installation, among other things, its counter and its illuminated sign, immerses the visitor into a commercial context where everything has been contemplated to highlight the objects for sale.
Fall 2015
23 December to 14 January

Mathieu Cardin 

Artist in residence

During the 2015 winter period, Galerie B-312 is pleased to offer its space to the artist Mathieu Cardin in the context of a free residency. The result of this residency will be on view starting January 15, 2016 with the exhibition Il n'en est rien.

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