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.

Tuesday, June 11, 2019, from 2 PM – 3:30 PM

Panel discussion with John Tain (Asia Art Archive), Sara Nicole England and Mikhel Proulx (Indigenous Digital Art Archive), and Jessica Hébert (Artexte)

A Conversation on Indigenous/Asian Art Archives is a panel bringing together representatives from Artexte – Asia Art Archive (AAA), and Indigenous Digital Art Archive (IDAA) – to discuss some of the issues raised when documenting and preserving contemporary art and…

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ARTEXTE 2 rue Sainte-Catherine, room 301 Montréal/Tiohtià:ke   Position: Gallery and Communications Assistant Deadline to apply: April 11 2019, with interviews held as of April 15 2019. Start date: late April 2019   Artexte’s mission: Conserve documentation on art for…
winter 2018-2019

Research residency with Nuria Carton de Grammont, My-Van Dam, Stanley Février and Michaëlle Sergile

The collective research project, Politiques + (in)visibles is an in-depth investigation into the notion of “diversity” and the different groups and movements created by “racialized” people from the 1960s until today in contemporary Canadian and Quebecois art. Our questions revolve…
Tune in to our Youtube channel  !   The third edition of Artexte on Air will feature an online conversation with Réjean François Côté. In 2016, Artexte acquired an extensive collection of mail art produced, circulated, and collected by Gaspésie-born…