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The life of Things

An international contemporary art biennale devoted to the image.

The biennale takes place every two years since 1989. Its activities include exhibitions, public events, educational programs, artistic and social collaborations, and more. 

An exceptional rendezvous in Montréal’s most important museums, galleries and artist-run centres. 

MOMENTA 2019 gathered:

  • 39 artists from 20 countries
  • 13 exhibitions
  • 1 public space tour
  • 10 educational activities
  • 40 activities and events
  • 201 028 exhibition visits
  • 11 595 participants to educational activities

Theme MOMENTA 2019 The Life of Things
MOMENTA Creative Workshops and Tours
Events Calendar
© Jérôme Havre + Cauleen Smith + Camille Turner / Elisabeth Belliveau / Bridget Moser / Victoria Sin

Calendar

Upcoming events

Mile End district – Public space Aug 15th to Nov 4th #TrouvezIzumi Tour – Izumi Miyazaki

Exhibition from August 15 to November 4, 2019
The works of Izumi Miyazaki are presented as part of the #TrouvezIzumi Tour, on the façades of these locations:
– Aire Commune
– B-612
– Boulangerie Guillaume
– Loft Créatif
– M Coiffure
– Ping Pong Club

Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal Sept 4th to Jan 5th Children’s Games – Francis Alÿs

Exhibition from September 4, 2019 to January 5, 2020 
Schedule:
Tuesday: 11 am to 6 pm
Wednesday–Friday: 11 am to 9 pm
Saturday–Sunday: 10 am to 6 pm



Montréal Museum of Fine Arts Sept 5th to Dec 1st Simulacra – Alinka Echeverría

Exhibition from September 5 to December 1, 2019
Schedule: Tuesday–Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm

McCord Museum Sept 6th to Jan 12th The Archivist – Celia Perrin Sidarous

Exhibition from September 6, 2019 to January 12, 2020
Schedule:
Tuesday–Friday: 10 am to 6 pm
Wednesday: 10 am to 9 pm
Saturday–Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm

Musée d’art de Joliette Sept 28th to Jan 5th Phenomena – Marina Gadonneix

Exhibition from September 28, 2019 to January 5, 2020 
Schedule:
Tuesday–Friday: 12 pm to 5 pm
Saturday–Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm

See the full calendar

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