Since 1986, the library’s Art Gallery has been a public resource dedicated to engaging, stimulating, and enriching our community through visual art.
|Six Painters, Two Schools, 1 Meeting
Galerie B-312 & The Conseil des arts de Montréal en tournée
February 23 to April 23, 2017
Featuring the works of artists Brendan Flanagan, Isabelle Guimond, Gabrielle Lajoie-Bergeron, Charlie J. Meyers, Corri-Lynn Tetz and Noémie Weinstein. At the heart of the project was a questioning of the state of painting as a discipline in a university education setting. Students working toward their Masters of Fine Arts from both Concordia University and l’UQAM contributed to this collaborative touring group exhibit.
The library selects exhibits of professional artists for the Art Gallery. An artist is considered professional when he or she makes a living from artistic practice. Criteria used for selecting professional artist exhibits include:
• artistic excellence
• diversity in æsthetic practices
• thoroughly-researched concepts