First presented in Europe to rave reviews, the Imagine Van Gogh exhibit has been called a ‘mesmerizing emotional amplifier’. Walking among Van Gogh’s paintings is extraordinary – and you can soon experience Van Gogh exhibition coming to Montreal at Arsenal Contemporary Art in Griffintown.
Van Gogh exhibit in Montreal
This ‘first in North America’exhibition will take you on a unique journey inside the artist’s paintings, highlighting over 200 of his pieces from the Arles period in 1888-89 to his death in 1890. They were exceptional years for Van Gogh, bringing out his ‘talent and his torments’ with iconic works such as Sunflowers, Irises, Wheatfield with Crows and The Starry Night – as well as his Japanese influences with Almond Blossoms or The Church at Auvers.
The exhibit also includes many of the portraits he painted during the same period, including his Self-Portraits, the Portrait of Dr. Gachet and La Mousmé. The experience is accompanied by a musical soundtrack, accentuating the works on display. The Arsenal is the perfect location in order to fully appreciate all Van Gogh’s artist details, brushstrokes and colours – bringing your senses to life. The exhibition, presented by Paul Dupont-Hébert and Tandem, will be on display at the Arsenal Contemporary Art Montreal, located at 2020 Rue William St. in Griffintown starting December 5th. For pre-sale tickets or more information go to: https://imagine-vangogh.ca/