November 24, 2017

Around Computerese

This edition of Artexte on Air will feature an online conversation with Toronto artist William Perry, a pioneer of Telidon art which used a pre-internet interactive technology in the early 1980s. We will be discussing the mystery surrounding Computerese :…
November 1st, 2017 - 5 PM

Discussions around the exhibition Reading Performance: An Annotated Bibliography in Real Time III

This discussion brings together historians, artists and curators that have participated in bibliographic research projects at Artexte dedicated to various artistic and performance based practices. Presenting their points of view and themes, these individual and collective researchers ask how the…
Fall 2017
For his research residency at Artexte, Michael Blum will work with the periodicals in the collection and explore the space between fanzine and art magazine, between Xerox and offset. He will focus on publications, ranging from the 1960s to the…
November 1, 2017 - 5 PM

Discussions around the exhibition Reading Performance: An Annotated Bibliography in Real Time III

This discussion brings together historians, artists and curators that have participated in bibliographic research projects at Artexte dedicated to various artistic and performance based practices. Presenting their points of view and themes, these individual and collective researchers ask how the…
October 3, 2017 - 6 PM to 8 PM

The 7th Sense + More Caught in the Act

Join us to celebrate a double-launch of More Caught in the Act and The 7th Sense: two new and indispensable books about performance art by women in Canada and Quebec. Editors, authors and artists of both books will host an…
August 16, 2017 - 6 PM to 8 PM

10 Years of Underground Queer Visual Culture in Montreal

Guided tour on August 16 from 6 to 8 PM. Poster exhibition from August 16 to August 30, Wednesday to Friday from noon to 5 PM Join Montreal artist Jamie Ross for a guided tour of a selection of radical…
Summer 2017
This summer we are glad to be in the company of Karla McManus, an art historian who specializes in the study of photography and the environmental imaginary and researcher in residency in our collection. This research project will explore how…
Summer 2017
A research residency on the work of Jayce Salloum as alternative media.   Jayce Salloum has made a career out of interrogating the complicated nature of representation and the power of images and text. His career has also intersected in…