Videos of exhibition-related talks

Talks within the frame of the exhibition: Sylvie Lacerte: Poésie et storytelling: un itinéraire de la performance chez Vera Frenkel, de la graphie aux nouveaux médias (in French)   Jacob Wren: An apology that I have not properly documented my…

The artists discuss their selection of documents

In this series of videoclips, several artists discuss their selection of documents for the exhibition An Annotated Bibliography: Performance Art in Quebec and Canada.   Johanna Householder Johanna Householder has been making performances, videos and other artworks since the late…
October 19-25, 2015

Discover recent additions to our e-artexte database, freely accessible online!

We are proud to collaborate with many contemporary art galleries, artist-run centres, authors and editors to promote research and provide access to information on contemporary art. Our digital repository, e-artexte, now contains over 530 publications, exhibition catalogues, periodicals, artist’s books…
September 3, 2015
Come see us on for a culturally-packed evening! Take this opportunity to see the new signage that brings together and makes more visible the cultural organizations of the 2-22. Artexte : Reopening of the exhibition An Annotated Bibliography in Real…
Fall 2015

Montreal artist and writer Nelson Henricks has been invited to investigate Artexte’s audio-visual holdings.

Though widely known as a resource centre for print documentation, Artexte also possesses a significant collection of audio-visual materials: films, videotapes, and DVDs; vinyl records, audiocassettes and CDs. The status of these objects varies: some are actual artworks and others…
June 5-7, 2015

An off-site exhibition curated by Collectif Blanc

Opening – June 5, from 5 PM to 10 PM   Artexte is proud to participate in an off-site exhibition lead by Collectif Blanc.   NEWSPAPER EDITION is an exhibition organized by Collectif Blanc around the newspaper as new platform…
May 28, 2015 - 9:30 PM and 10:30 PM

A performance by Thierry Marceau

On the walkways of the 2-22, facing Ste-Catherine street MONTRÉAL MAGIQUE is phase 3 of Thierry Marceau’s project 1/100 de 2-22, J’aime Montréal et Montréal m’aime, the art and architecture integration work (1%) for the 2-22. This large-scale performative work…