Our permanent collection is alive! It is activated through public events supporting writing, new artworks and publications around visual and print culture. We aim to be inclusive of all cultures existing across Canada in contemporary art. Our offers include conferences, workshops, readings, artist talks, performances, film screenings and many off site activities such as Papier art fair and the International Symposium of Contemporary Art of Baie-Saint-Paul.

March 13 - March 28, 2020
Artexte’s research center and exhibition space will exceptionally closed to the public from Friday March 13 at 5:00pm, until March 28 inclusively, in order to implement the recommendations issued by the Government of Quebec. Thank you for your understanding. If…
Wenesday, March 11, 2020 at 5:30 pm

Artexte on Tap no. 11

Micro-residency with Julie Ravary-Pilon as part of the exhibition Magnetic Sequences    They are few opportunities for researchers to take the time to think about their practice and it’s implications. My micro-residency at Artexte will therefore allow me to take…
Thursday, February 13, 2020 at 7 PM

Screening presented as part of the exhibition Magnetic Sequences

Presented at Dazibao 5455 avenue de Gaspé espace 109, Montréal, QC H2T 3B3   Presented as part of the exhibition Magnetic Sequences, co organized by Artexte and Vidéographe, this program highlights the often hypnotic nature of video art from the…
Winter - Fall 2020

Yaniya Lee @ Artexte

The artefacts and narratives of black queer women rarely surface in archives and art historical canons. Yet, as Katherine McKittrick notes in “Mathematics Black Life,” the genealogies of the black folks—of black life—are to be found in archives. At Artexte,…
Winter 2020
Sally Wolchyn-Raab, director of Eyelevel Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, will be conducting a short research residency on the relationship between printed matter and Artist Run Centres; exploring the development of artist-driven bookstores, archives and libraries. Through examining Artexte’s collection on…
January 30, February 27, March 26, April 30 and May 28, 2020 from 4 pm to 7 pm

Taking place at Artexte every last Thursday of the month

ARTEXTE, the Conseil québécois des arts médiatiques – CQAM, the RAIQ – Regroupement des arts interdisciplinaires du Québec and the RCAAQ / Réseau Art Actuel are partnering to organize a series of Wikipedia contribution events between January and May 2020.…
November 2019

A Conversation with Guadalupe Martínez

This edition of Artexte on Air features an online conversation with Argentinian artist Guadalupe Martínez who explore the relationship between performance art, space, and materiality.   Guadalupe Martínez is an interdisciplinary artist born in Buenos Aires, Argentina and who lives…

The artists discuss their selection of documents

In this series of video clips, several artists discuss their selection of documents for the Symposium Discourse in Motion, which is the final event of An Annotated Bibliography in Real Time and the beginning of a series of public projects…