A Du Musée Avenue Installation by Collectif Incognito – The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) unveils Adrift
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A Du Musée Avenue Installation by Collectif Incognito – The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) unveils Adrift

The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) unveils Adrift, the ephemeral installation that is to bedeck Du Musée Avenue summer-long. Created by Collectif Incognito, it integrates a poem by Innu author Joséphine Bacon in tribute to the glaciers, whose accelerated melting is threatening numerous species and populations. Adrift also echoes themes in the exhibitions Ecologies: A Song for Our…

Not the kind of exhibition we want to see at Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
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Not the kind of exhibition we want to see at Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Knives are out at one iconic cultural institution of our city: the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA). It all started with the surprising announcement that Nathalie Bondil, until last week Director General and Chief Curator at the MMFA, had been fired. After the news was known the knives have alternatively aimed at Michel de…

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts presents Egyptian Mummies exploring Ancient Lives
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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts presents Egyptian Mummies exploring Ancient Lives

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts – Following its tremendous success in Australia, Hong Kong and Taiwan, the exhibition Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives will continue its world tour at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA), making its North American premiere. The British Museum production reconstructs the lives of six individuals who lived along the…

Spooky workshop at Montreal Museum of Fine Arts for little monsters
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Spooky workshop at Montreal Museum of Fine Arts for little monsters

Spooky workshop at Montreal Museum of Fine Arts – Little monsters and their parents are invited to get into the Halloween spirit at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) on Sunday, October 28. For the occasion, they will be treated to a mystery workshop from 1 to 2 p.m. and from 2.30 to 3.30 p.m.  In this themed…

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New art outside MMFA

New art outside MMFA – Adorning the entrance to the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA), the magnificent sculpture Cloaked Figure IX by world-renowned British sculptor Lynn Chadwick (1914‑2003) has entered the Museum’s collection. This acquisition was made possible thanks to the generous gift of the Peress family in honour of their parents, Montrealers Simha…

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts – Of Individuals and Places: Photographs from the Lazare Collection
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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts – Of Individuals and Places: Photographs from the Lazare Collection

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts – Of Individuals and Places – The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) invites the public to a contemplation in Of Individuals and Places: Photographs from the Lazare Collection. Bringing together more than 80 photographs by major Canadian and international artists, this exhibition underscores Montreal collector Jack Lazare’s 20-year passion…

Three walking figures have joined the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (video of installation)
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Three walking figures have joined the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (video of installation)

Walking figures – Three monumental sculptures by the artist Magdalena Abakanowicz (1930-2017), Walking Figures, have joined the collection of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) thanks to two generous donors, Marcel and Caroline Elefant. Art lovers first discovered the work in the summer of 2017 as part of the MMFA’s exhibition La Balade pour la…

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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts presents Egyptian Mummies exploring Ancient Lives

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts – Following its tremendous success in Australia, Hong Kong and Taiwan, the exhibition Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives will continue its world tour at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA), making its North American

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Black Canadian contemporary art alongside From Africa to the Americas: Face-to-face Picasso

Black Canadian contemporary art – The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) invites a reflection on cultural diversity through the exhibition Here We Are Here: Black Canadian Contemporary Art, presented alongside