Pascal Champoux

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Mois de la Photo: making sense of the photograph in the web era

The Catalan curator and artist Joan Fontcuberta remembers a Spanish company asking him in the early days of cellphones if he thought incorporating a camera into a phone was a good idea. “I said that’s bullshit. Nobody will use it. Photography is a serious thing, if you want to take a photograph you …

Dean Baldwin’s Q.W.Y.C. installation marks the end of an era for MoCCA

Happily, the museum is relocating to new, larger digs in the rising Junction Triangle neighbourhood, but won’t be occupying them until late 2016 or early 2017. Until then, it’s somewhat adrift on the winds of change, content in the interim to pitch up with the occasional exhibition or event at one …

The 12 Most Daring, Unexpected, and Exciting Women in Art Now

12 makers and sellers, museum masters, and collection builders who are major players in art's big, buzzy moments and in its even bigger ideas: what art is now, where it's headed, and what that says about us all.<p><i>This article appears in the December 2014 issue of ELLE magazine.</i><p>THE NEW OLD MASTER …

A Chapman Brother on Making Us Laugh at Human Atrocity

OSLO, Norway — What might for some artists constitute a proud moment, appears to be something of a jape for the Chapman brothers. The setting is a …

Les Aborigènes, aux racines de l'oeuvre de Marina Abramovic

Marina Abramovic est réputée pour ses performances extrêmes. Elle a marché 2500 kilomètres le long de la Grande muraille de Chine, a été mise en joue …

New York

David Altmejd: la beauté du monstre

David Altmejd aura 41 ans en août. Pourtant, son corpus est celui d'un sculpteur qui aurait 20 ans de plus, par son volume, son abondance, sa …

New York

BGL: vertigineuse Venise | Le Soleil - Québec

Après un mois de création au bord de la mer Adriatique et une effervescente semaine de vernissage à la Biennale di Venezia, gigantesque rendez-vous …

Andrea Mortson: les ouvriers du drame | Le Soleil - Québec

Devant une scène de film où le vent se déchaîne grâce aux efforts d'un machiniste qui s'agite hors champ, Andrea Mortson s'émerveille de deviner un …

Biologie

Geoffrey Farmer’s brave new world at the Vancouver Art Gallery

Geoffrey Farmer's work as a sculptor began to take a new shape after a worried walk through Vancouver's Strathcona neighbourhood. While trying to come up with ideas for a drawing show, he stumbled upon what he thought was a slab of marble. In fact, it was an old Reader's Digest book, with a faux …

Five finalists vie for 2015 Sobey Art Award | The Star

The Sobey Art Award announced its five regional finalists Wednesday, effectively firing the starting gun for the ensuing four months of speculation …

Artist Peter Doig’s painting sets new record at auction

A vibrant, multi-hued painting from Pablo Picasso set a world record for artwork at auction, selling for nearly $179.4-million (U.S.) on Monday night. <i>Women of Algiers (Version O)</i> was part of a sale at Christie's auction house that also featured Alberto Giacometti's life-size sculpture <i>Pointing Man</i>, …

Jennifer Murphy and Valerie Blass: Deluxe redux | The Star

Jennifer Murphy’s work is too many things at once to fix with any particular label, so let’s try a few: collage, sure, given the array of cut-out …

Rêver à Stanley

<b>Le pari est gros : parler avec passion du Canadien de Montréal à Québec. Aussi gros que ce qui plane sur le hockey québécois. Le CH cherche sa 25e</b> …

Artist Stan Douglas Resurrects Postwar Vancouver in an Interactive App

Ghosts hovering around an abandoned hotel and the streets of a neighborhood where the fences lean and paint crackles on the walls — these are your …

Carlos et Jason Sanchez: nos maîtres de l'horreur sont de retour

<b>Deux mains dans la photographie, deux autres dans le cinéma, les frères Sanchez ont les quatre pieds bien plantés dans les drames les plus</b> …

Interview: The Difficulty in Distilling Suzy Lake

Suzy Lake occupies a unique position in contemporary art history, having both helmed and contributed to the advent and advancement of at least three …

Virée des galeries

(Éric Clément et Mario Cloutier) Quelles sont les expositions à voir? Nos critiques en arts visuels proposent une tournée montréalaise de galeries et …

Le Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec a choisi ses nouvelles œuvres d'art public

C’est Ludovic Boney et Patrick Coutu qui érigeront les nouvelles sculptures autour du Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, a appris <i>Le Devoir</i>. Les …

Aiming to Please: Division Gallery Surveys Post-Internet Entertainment

In the year 2000, curator Phillippe Vergne staged an exhibition at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis titled <i>Let’s Entertain: Life’s Guilty …

The Arts

Take a Look Inside Madonna’s $100 Million Blue-Chip Art Collection

People<p>The Material Girl's art collection is worth an estimated $100 million.<p>,<p>Madonna<br>Photo: Marie Havens/Patrick McMullan<p>We already know that Madonna …

Virée des galeries

Quelles sont les expositions à voir? Nos critiques en arts visuels proposent une tournée montréalaise de galeries et de centres d'artistes. À vos …

New York

La foire Papier concurrencée par les siens

Frustrées par l'organisation de la foire Papier 15 cette année, des galeries montréalaises membres de l'Association des galeries art contemporain …

Gastronomie

La ville, la nuit, le doute

La pénombre dans laquelle sont plongées les salles de la Galerie de l’UQAM, en cette première semaine de mars, a des airs de cinéma. Ce n’est pas un …

Björk fait entrer la musique au MoMa

C’est à une des rétrospectives les plus singulières et sans doute les plus complexes que le vénérable Museum of Modern Art de New York s’est attaqué …

Le CIAC fête son 30e anniversaire

Trois jours pour fêter 30 ans, c'est peu, mais c'est beaucoup si l'on considère que le Centre international d'art contemporain (CIAC) de Montréal …

Ken Lum’s new art installation tackles Vancouver’s real estate crisis

A man who appeared to be homeless offered to sell me a tiny house – actually a new art installation by Ken Lum, which I was looking at – for "a good price:" less than $1-million (which <i>would</i> be a good price, considering the tiny plot of land, on the edge of Vancouver's Chinatown, is alone assessed …