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

Artexte is proud to participate in an off-site exhibition lead by Collectif Blanc.

Opening – June 5, from 5 PM to 10 PM NEWSPAPER EDITION is an exhibition organized by Collectif Blanc around the newspaper as new platform for experimentation. Artexte will lend documents of the collection for the event which will take…
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…