Public activities

About la série l'art observe

La plateforme de médiation artistique L’art observe comporte plusieurs activités publiques se posant en complément au programme d’expositions que présente la Galerie de l’UQAM et destinées aux publics désireux d’approfondir leur connaissance des arts visuels actuels.

Artist Dawit L. Petros in the exhibition space

November 4, 2022, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM In French and English Free admission Galerie de l’UQAM invites you to come and discuss with the artist Dawit L. Petros within his exhibition setting. This informal activity will be an opportunity to better understand the scope of the artist’s work, which deals with several current issues such as migratory movements and […]

Book launch: Dawit L. Petros. Spazio Disponibile

November 3, 2022, 5:30 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM In French and English Free admission During the opening at Galerie de l’UQAM, Dawit L. Petros will launch the recently published book Dawit L. Petros. Spazio Disponibile produced in the wake of the traveling exhibition. $ 48, 340 pages, softcover French and English texts Artist: Dawit L. Petros Authors: Sean Anderson, Irene […]

VARIATIONS

October 19, 2022, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Performance by Lo Fi Dance Theory (LFDT) with Nicholas Bellefleur, Chad Concepcion, Danny Amaral De Matos, Cyndie Gravel, and Lauri-Ann Lauzon Studio Mile-Ex, 6551 Durocher Street Reservation required Free admission Featuring a selection of the 30 choreographic sequences that make up VARIATIONS, this performance splices, pastes, and reconstructs choreographies from the past, in the present, […]

SURRENDERR

October 6, 2022, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Performance by artist Andros Zins-Browne followed by a discussion led by Catherine Lavoie-Marcus Presented in collaboration with Tribune 840 Galerie de l’UQAM In French and English Free admission Andros Zins-Browne presents SurrEndErr, a performance of voice, movement, and text that explores the merits of letting go. Conjuring acts of resistance and resilience, attempts at holding […]

GUIDED TOUR AS PART OF LES JOURNÉES DE LA CULTURE

October 1, 2022, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM In french Free admission Galerie de l’UQAM invites you to discover à corps perdu | sharing madness, a fascinating group exhibition that explores the idea of moving together in a post-2020 context. On site, a mediator from the Galerie de l’UQAM will accompany your reflections and introduce you to the works on […]

Moving with the exhibition

September 24, 2022, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM Saturday, September 24, 2 – 3 p.m. Tuesday, October 4, 12:30 – 13:30 p.m. Reservation required : lanthier-lapierre.lea@uqam.ca Limited spots Galerie de l’UQAM offers an alternative encounter with the works of the exhibition à corps perdu ­| sharing madness through an exploration of movement. Participants are invited to move, dance, and improvise […]

Discussion circle with caroline pierret pirson

September 21, 2022, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM In French Reservation required: lanthier-lapierre.lea@uqam.ca Limited spots Galerie de l’UQAM invites the public to a discussion circle with caroline pierret pirson over a cup of tea. In an atmosphere encouraging conversation, the artist will talk about her artistic approach and the research undertaken for her final Master’s project. This will be an […]

Guided tour: à corps perdu | sharing madness

September 13, 2022, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM In French and in English Free admission An informal visit of the exhibition à corps perdu | sharing madness is organized with the artists and curators Florence-Agathe Dubé-Moreau and Maude Johnson. This activity will be an opportunity to interact with the public around the themes of the exhibition.

Conference : Adila Laïdi-Hanieh

April 13, 2022, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Building museum collections under occupation: Redifining the museum in Palestine guest : Adila Laïdi-Hanieh Date : April 13, 2022, 12:30 – 2:00pm (Montreal time) Online on Zoom Registration required Mark your calendar! Galerie de l’UQAM is pleased to join forces with the CIÉCO Partnership to invite you to its third annual conference on April 13 presented by Adila […]

Guided tour: DataffectS

March 16, 2022, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM In French Free admission Join curator Nathalie Bachand and some of the DataffectS artists for a casual guided tour. In an informal atmosphere, this visit will allow you to discover the ideas and issues underlying this rich group exhibition that brings together seven artists and one collective (Canada, France, Belgium, Cuba, United […]

Artist talk: Émylie Bernard

March 10, 2022, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM In French Free admission Galerie de l’UQAM invites you to a presentation by artist Émylie Bernard, graduating master’s student in Visual and Media Arts (UQAM). The artist will discuss her artistic approach as well as research undertaken during her academic career, in an atmosphere conducive to exchange. It will be an opportunity […]

Galerie de l’UQAM X FIFA 2022

March 26, 2022, 7:15 pm - 10:00 pm

At Centre Canadien d’Architecture  In French and English For reservations, visit the FIFA ticketing service International Festival of Films on Art (FIFA) is back in force for this hybrid edition which takes place from March 15 to 27! Galerie de l’UQAM is proud to join forces with the FIFA to present the world premiere of the documentary 305 Bellechasse […]

La nuit des idées – (Re)construire ensemble

January 27, 2022, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Online on the Galerie de l’UQAM’s Facebook page,the Consulat général de France à Québec’s Facebook page and Galerie de l’UQAM’s website. In French Free admission Guests:  Caroline Quach-Thanh, pediatric microbiologist-infectiologist and epidemiologist, Montreal Jean Claude Ameisen, medical doctor, immunologist and biology researcher, Paris Marie-Charlotte Franco, museologist, lecturer and postdoctoral researcher, Montreal Pierre Baumann, artist, professor […]

Paper Gardens

September 14, 2021 -

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French and English
Free admission
Reservations required

For children aged 6 to 11 (grades 1 to 6)
Offered from September 14 to October 22, Tuesday to Friday (9:30 – 11:30 a.m.)
In collaboration with the Association sportive et communautaire du Centre-Sud

Garden Offerings

September 8, 2021 - October 24, 2021

Galerie de l’UQAM
Free admission
For all
Duration: from September 8 to October 24, while stocks last.
In collaboration with film artist, educator, and Queer plant witch Jamie Ross

Book launch: Waiting

February 6, 2020, 5:30 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French and English
Free admission

La nuit des idées : Être vivant·e : à la vie, à la mort

January 30, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Agora Hydro-Québec
Coeur des sciencesRoom CO-R500, inner courtyard of the Complexe des sciences Pierre-Dansereau, UQAM
175 Président-Kennedy Ave., Montréal
Place-des-arts Metro
Free admission
In French
Reservations required

Moderator: Marie-Andrée Lamontagne
Guests: Heidi Barkun, Domingo Cisneros, Luce Des Aulniers, Juliette Lusven, Antoine Payot, Lilyane Rachédi, Victoire Tuaillon

Round table: L’espace arctique

December 3, 2019, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French
Free admission

Moderator: Louise Déry
Guests: Charles Brunette, Geronimo Inutiq, Emmanuelle Léonard and Lieutenant-Colonel Benoit Mainville

Guided tour: Deployment

November 23, 2019, 3:00 pm

Alongside the artist and curator

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French
Free admission

With the curator and the artist

Talk by Jérôme Havre

October 10, 2019, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Université du Québec à Montréal
Room J-6180, 6th floor of the Judith-Jasmin Pavilion
In French
Free admission

In collaboration with UQAM’s Programme Intervenants Culturels Internationaux (ICI)

MOMENTA Time: guided tours

October 3, 2019, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French and English
Free admission

Thursday, October 3, 5 – 6 p.m., in French
Saturday, October 12, 2 – 3 p.m., in English

Objects as Reflections of Self

September 21, 2019, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French and English
Free admission
Reservations required

Saturday, September 21, 10:30 a.m. – noon
Sunday, September 29, 10:30 a.m. – noon

À la racine

June 1, 2019, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French
Free admission

Performance by Chloé Savoie-Bernard and Marilou Craft

Maude Arès: activations of the installation

May 18, 2019, 1:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French and English
Free admission

Saturday, May 18, 2019, 1 p.m.
Thursday, May 23, 2019, 4 p.m.
Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 4 p.m.
Saturday, June 1, 2019, 1 p.m.

Performance and sound design by Maude Arès and Simon Labbé

Round table: Over My Black Body

May 18, 2019, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In English
Free admission

Moderators: Eunice Bélidor and Anaïs Castro
Guests: Erika DeFreitas, Stanley Février, Amartey Golding

Lecture by Enrique Ramírez

October 4, 2018, 12:45 pm - 2:00 pm

Judith-Jasmin Pavilion, room J-7170
In French
Free admission

As part of the ICI – Intervenants culturels internationaux Lecture Series, École des arts visuels et médiatiques, UQAM

Lecture by Taysir Batniji

September 27, 2018, 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm

Judith-Jasmin Pavilion, room J-7170
In French
Free admission

As part of the ICI – Intervenants culturels internationaux Lecture Series, École des arts visuels et médiatiques, UQAM

Guided tour: Waiting

February 23, 2019, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French and English
Free admission

With Fabrizio Gallanti, curator, and artists Emmanuelle Léonard, Alain Parent, Jean-Maxime Dufresne and Virginie Laganière

La nuit des idées : Le présent suspendu

January 31, 2019, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Université du Québec à Montréal
Agora of the Judith-Jasmin Pavilion
1400 Berri, Montréal
Berri-UQAM Metro Station
In French
Free admission

Moderator: Marie-Andrée Lamontagne
Guests: Laure Adler, Francine Pelletier, Camille Robert, Louise Déry, Corinne Diserens, Fabrizio Gallanti

Guided tour: Uprisings

November 21, 2018, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM and Cinémathèque québécoise
Free admission
In French

Des voix qui s’élèvent Symposium

November 8, 2018, 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Salle de la reconnaissance, Room D-R200, Athanase-David Pavilion, UQAM
1430 St-Denis
In French, with simultaneous interpreting in Langue des signes québécoise (LSQ)
Free admission

Speakers: Maxime Boidy, Martine Chartrand, Hannah Claus, Ersy Contogouris, Lydia Etok, Clément de Gaulejac, Philippe de Grosbois, Cynthia Hammond, Joanne Lalonde, Ève Lamoureux, Camille Larivée, Véronique Leduc, Mélanie Milette, Pattie O’Green, Julie Ravary-Pilon, Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre, Nina Segalowitz, Maria Silina

Guided tours: Uprisings

September 29, 2018, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM and Cinémathèque québécoise
Free admission
In French

As part of the Journées de la culture

Uprisings conference: entre mémoires et désirs

September 7, 2018, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Salle Marie-Gérin-Lajoie, Judith-Jasmin Pavilion, UQAM
405 Sainte-Catherine East, room J-M400
In French, with simultaneous interpreting in Langue des signes québécoise (LSQ)
Regular price: $25  |  Student price: $15
Reservations required

Guests: Nicole Brossard, Katrie Chagnon, Philippe Despoix, Dalie Giroux,  Jean-François Hamel, Ginette Michaud, Tamara Vukov

Inaugural lecture by Georges Didi-Huberman

Long Table: Les Oranges Sont Vertes

June 15, 2018, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French and English
Free admission

Moderators: Doriane Biot, Véronique Hudon and Camille Richard
With the exhibition’s artists

If Refusal Had a Form

June 15, 2018, 5:00 pm

Ginkgo café & bar, 308 Ste-Catherine East Street
In French and English
Free admission

Guests: Oana Avasilichioaei, Sarah Chouinard-Poirier, Benoit Jutras, Soleil Launière, France Théoret

Make Banana Cry

June 2, 2018, 4:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French and English
Free admission

Show with Ellen Furey, Hanako Hoshimi-Caines, Dana Michel, Simon Portigal, Andrew Tay, Stephen Thompson

Nous serons universel.le.s

May 26, 2018, 1:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French and English
Free admission

Moderator: Camille Richard

Followed by a discussion with the performers

Blank Cunts / Quatuor en solos

May 23, 2018, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French and English
Free admission

With Pascale Drevillon, Angie Cheng, Émilie Graton, Leticia Hamaoui, Chloé Ouellet-Payeur, Marie-Pier Proulx, Marie-Ève Quilicot, Dave St-Pierre, Marilou Verschelden

Performances schedule:
Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 12 – 6 p.m.
Thursday, May 24, 2018, 12 – 6:30 p.m.
Friday, May 25, 2018, 12 – 6 p.m.
Thursday, May 31, 2018, 12 – 4 p.m.
Friday, June 1, 2018, 12 – 6 p.m.

Native Presence and Resistance

May 22, 2018, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In English
Free admission

Moderator: Doriane Biot
Guest speakers: Niki Little and Becca Taylor, curators of 4th Contemporary Native Art Biennale, and the curators of Refus Contraire

Banana Peels (Trying Hard)

May 18, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French and English
Free admission

With Ellen Furey, Hanako Hoshimi-Caines, Dana Michel, Simon Portigal, Andrew Tay, Stephen Thompson

Interventions schedule:
Friday, May 18, 2018, 3 – 5 p.m.
Saturday, May 19, 2018, 3 – 5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 3 – 5 p.m.
Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 3 – 5 p.m.

These intermittent interventions in the gallery space will comprise of a work cycle, based on the identity and corporal history of each performer. The sessions will function as a social dance, in which the performer acknowledges their colonized body while engaging in moments of abstraction in order to escape from preconceived codes.

Nuit blanche 2018 at Galerie de l’UQAM

March 3, 2018, 8:00 pm - 1:00 am

Agora of the Judith-Jasmin Pavilion and Galerie de l’UQAM
Free admission

Guests:
Buffalo Hat Singers, traditional and contemporary drumming pow-wow group 
Natasha Kanapé Fontaine, poet, painter, actress, activist (environmets and aboriginal rights)

La nuit des idées in Montréal

January 25, 2018, 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Université du Québec à Montréal
Agora of the Judith-Jasmin Pavilion
1400 Berri, Montréal
Berri-UQAM Metro Station
In French
Free admission

Guests: Christiane Taubira, Nicole Brossard, Martine Delvaux, Alain Fleischer, Sophie Malavoy, Normand Mousseau, Anne-Marie Ninacs, Fabienne Pilon, Cathy Wong

La peinture déplacée

November 25, 2017, 4:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French
Free admission

Texts: Nicole Brossard, Paul-Émile Borduas, Anne Hébert, Agnes Martin, Monique Régimbald-Zeiber
Reading: Marie Eykel, Christian Lapointe, Christiane Pasquier
Animation: Marie-Andrée Lamontagne
Text curation: Louise Déry

Artist Talk: Boris Mitić

March 20, 2019, 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
Free admission

Organized by Programme ICI – Intervenants culturels internationaux as part of MOMENTA 2017

Artist Talk: Adrien Lucca

September 19, 2017, 5:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French
Free admission

Organized in collaboration with the Délégation Wallonie-Bruxelles au Québec

2017 Montréal Museums Day

May 28, 2017, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM and Judith-Jasmin Pavilion, Université du Québec à Montréal
Free admission

As part of Montréal Museums Day 2017

AfroScots A programme of film, video and sound work

February 25, 2017, 1:00 pm

CDEx
Université du Québec à Montréal
Pavillon Judith-Jasmin, room J-R930
405 Ste-Catherine East, Montréal
In English
Free admission

Curators: Mother Tongue (Glasgow)
Artists: Rayanne Bushell, Irineu Destourelles, Kapwani Kiwanga, Maud Sulter, Tako Taal and Alberta Whi

Droit debout

January 21, 2017, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
Free admission

With the dancers Michèle Febvre, Paul-André Fortier, Dana Michel, Myriam Arseneault, Andréa Corbeil, Denis Lavoie and Nicolas Patry.
Interpretation of the text accompanying the choreography: Christiane Pasquier

Muséologie, hôpitaux et patrimoines

October 7, 2016, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French
Free admission

Guests: Isabelle Algrin, Sylvain Caron,  Anne Castelas, Marie-Charlotte Franco, Justine G. Chapleau, Samantha Gauvin, Emilie Girard, Marie-Ève Goulet, Élisabeth Meunier, Charlotte Moreau de la Fuente, Mathieu St-Gelais, Emmanuelle Trudeau-Morin

Arts actuels et soins de santé: un espace partagé

September 12, 2016, 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Galerie de l’UQAM
In French
Free admission

Animation: Louise Déry
Guests: Azad Chichmanian, Tamar Tembeck, Dr Réjean Thomas, Mona Trudel, Yann Pocreau, Marie-Charlotte Franco