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Spring 2020
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.

9 January to 15 February

BREATHING

ABOUT PARTICIPATING ARTISTS

Learn more about works and artists of the Breathing exhibition. 

Fall 2019
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...

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.

Spring 2019
19 January to 2 March

La Vitrine

Atelier Daigneault | Schofield

Since 2004 Michel Daigneault and Stephen Schofield have offered the showcases of their studio on Rachel street to fellow artists to present their work. Artists occupy the windows for a two-month period and have used the space in a wide range of ways such as an exhibition or installation space.

19 January to 2 March

Lisa Duroux

Shibari O'O'
Conversations. Montréal | Lyon

For her first solo exhibition in Montreal, Lisa Duroux will occupy the showcases of Daigneault and Schofield’s studio with a new series of ceramic sculptures. The Japanese word shibari evokes the idea of captivity and a certain treatment of materiality.

Fall 2018
30 October

TRAGHETTO

INTERPRETING BARDEM INTERPRETING
Followed by Voicing through Saussure

Galerie B-312 is pleased to welcome Traghetto, a Swiss duo who presents two sound poetry performances Interpreting BarDem Interpreting and Voicing through Saussure

Spring 2018
10 May to 16 June

Richard Deschênes

LES ATOMISTES

Richard Deschênes creates enigmatic images proposing a reflection on time, duration and sublimation of the banal, while also giving his works a poetic dimension. Between drawing and paintings, the artworks of Les Atomistes cannot be easily deciphered.

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.

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. 

Fall 2016
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.

Spring 2016
25 February to 2 April

ANNIE DESCÔTEAUX

VISTA

Annie Descôteaux employs the technique of cutting. Although her first works were narrative, she gradually turned to a more formal research, expressing her attraction to pure lines, yet without neglecting the figure.

 

Spring 2014
10 May to 21 June

steve debruyn

DÉCONTRACTANT GÉNÉRAL

Steve DeBruyn offers works that revive popular culture, in what is colourful, patched, alive and moving. To make his large-scale sculptural spaces, he employs techniques and materials usually associated with the field of construction and renovation and overturns them. 

7 May —10 am to 5 pm

Hexagram | CIAM

Syncretic Transcodings 4
Seminar

Academics, artists and members of Hexagram | CIAM participating in this two-part international seminar will question the forces of transformation occurring at the limits of matter, be they physical, residual, biological or electronic. 

20 February to 29 March

Sylvia Doebelt—Jacinthe Lessard-L—Yusuke Nishimura—Frederick Vidal

Blue Skies and Cats

The artists' investigations shed light on the paradoxes of photography: between verisimilitude and hoax, between documentary and staging, between snapshot and temporal compression.-Some propositions bear witness to the physical limits of the medium.

Fall 2013
7 September to 5 October

Véronique Ducharme

Encounters
As part of Le Mois de la Photo à Montréal

Véronique Ducharme uses a hunting camera triggered when it detects movement or heat. You could say that this is a type of animal photography where animals produce ghoslty images devoid of human presence. 

Fall 2012
11 October to 10 November

Chloé Desjardins

Quelque chose

Mainly executed with molding technique, Chloé Desjardins's work raises questions about the object's and artwork's nature and status through an iconography relating to the packaging and the content/container polarity.

6 September to 6 October

Rosalie D. Gagné

Réseau

Taking the form of an immersive installation made up of five luminous objects interconnected with each other, Rosalie D. Gagné's installation forms a complex tangle that recalls a neurons network. 

Spring 2012
22 February —7 pm

Manon De Pauw

Artists' Outlook

For more than a decade, Manon De Pauw's work in video installation, photography and performance has been regularly shown at exhibitions, events and festivals in Canada and abroad.

28 January to 4 February

20 years—A year of celebration

WHILE SUPPLIES LAST

To mark the 20 years of Galerie B-312 differently, about twenty artists gather and offer us an unprecedented way to access and share art.Jusqu’à épuisement des stocks/While Supplies/Last is a collective project of contextual art on USB key.

Fall 2011
27 August to 2 October

Galerie B-312' 20th anniversary

A year of celebration
Maison de la culture Notre-Dame-de-Grâce

Consisting of 27 works, this event highlights the dynamism and versatility of Galerie B-312, which has become, over time, a reference on the Montréal’s contemporary art scene. 

Spring 2010
7 May to 29 May

Pour l'art

A fundraising exhibition at Galerie B-312

Every year, Galerie B-312 invites you to support the activities of the centre by acquiring a work of art. Thus, you directly support the dissemination, recognition and the impact of current artistic practices.

8 January to 6 February

KAREN CAMPBELL AND ROBBIN DEYO

Distant Dialogue

Both artists employ a writing system that have become their drawing instrument: Campbell writes freehand or with a stamp while Deyo uses the countless possibilities of the spirograph.

Spring 2009
27 March to 18 April

Pour l'art

A fundraising exhibition at Galerie B-312

Every year, Galerie B-312 invites you to support the activities of the centre by acquiring a work of art. Thus, you directly support the dissemination, recognition and the impact of current artistic practices.

22 January

CHANTAL DUMAS and HÉLÈNE PRÉVOST

Les jeudis tout ouïe
Concert

We are invited to the Jeudi tout ouïe event but there you go, there will be walls everywhere. And we cannot pierce them, nor shoot them down. It's very annoying. Since we know this, a question has becom important to us : how does sound work ?

Fall 2008
14 November to 13 December

RAPHAËLLE DE GROOT

Le moment de la déprise

Each time, the works of Raphaëlle de Groot leave behind various kinds of objects that she conserves meticulously. For this exhibition, day after day, the artist will devote her time to cutting, dissecting, crumbling, disintegrating and pulverizing these objects.

14 November to 13 December

YOSHIAKI KAIHATSU

Japanada

Yoshiaki Kaihatsu’s installation continues his longstanding material approach that works with waste or garbage as construction material. He has recently been producing environments constructed and altered by the accumulation of Styrofoam packing material.

Spring 2008
1 March

NUIT SONORE 2008

NUIT BLANCHE

For its third edition Galerie B-312, in collaboration with Art Matters, offers a night of sound and visual performances. From visual to auditory, this is an evening of experimentation of all kinds not to be missed.

Fall 2007
17 December —8 pm

VARIOUS ARTISTS

PINATA-BÊTE PARTY

Galerie B-312 is pleased to invite you to participate in our pet friendly piñata gallery: a huge piñata filled with a hundred visual, sound and literary works.

25 October to 1 December

MARIE-SUZANNE DÉSILETS

Charbon et Turbo

Marie-Suzanne Désilets addresses the issue of emotional deprivation and their substitutes. Charbon et turbobecomes a pretext for the invention of a story, an intrigue where imagination and reality, phantasms and everyday life merge, raise the limits of the suggestive and decency.

Spring 2007
31 May

JAUNIAUXTANGUAYHÉTUDEROME ?

LES JEUDIS TOUT OUÏE
Concert

For the last Jeudi tout ouïe of the season, Galerie B-312 invites you to an evening of improvised music. During this extraordinary evening, Catherine Jauniaux, the "human sampler", will make her vocal machine work while Joane Hétu will play her vocal cords or her alto sax.

26 April

DONZELLE AND LES LADIES LUNCHEON

LES JEUDIS TOUT OUÏE
Concert

Donzelle uses the pretense of rap and ridicule of our society to deliver texts written by a young lady who wants to play with the words and its levels. Les Ladies Luncheon have been singing about everything their little hearts want, hate or find delicious.

19 April to 5 May

Pour l'art

A fundraising exhibition at Galerie B-312

Every year, Galerie B-312 invites you to support the activities of the centre by acquiring a work of art. Thus, you directly support the dissemination, recognition and the impact of current artistic practices.

22 March

MIRKO SABATINI, FRÉDÉRIC LAVOIE, ANNE-FRANÇOISE JACQUES, THOMAS BÉGIN, DAVID LAFRANCE, CHRISTIANE PATENAUDE, HÉLÈNE LORD, MATHILDE GÉROMIN, NICOLAS DION, PATRICK MAILLOUX, BELINDA CAMPBELL

LES JEUDIS TOUT OUÏE_LE CORPS INVISIBLE

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