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October 24, 2014
Afterglow - tribute to women in rock
Calistoga Grill, Pointe Claire Plaza, 235 St-Jean at Donegani, Pointe Claire

5$ tax included
514-630-7577
http://www.calistogagrill.ca

October 24, 2014
Ripcordz - Made in Montreal album launch; Talk Sick; Sale Gauloise
--- contact the band via Facebook

514-

October 24, 2014
Pastaopera
Rialto, 5723 du Parc at Bernard
dinner and opera
514-770-7773
http://rialtotheatre.ca

October 24, 2014
L'Atelier lyrique de l'Opera de Montreal - Les amoureux celebres
Église Saint-Joachim, 2 Sainte-Anne, Pointe Claire
arias by Mozart, Gounod, Bizet, Donizetti, Massenet, ...
15h
18$; 10$ student, senior
514-630-1220
http://ville.pointe-claire.qc.ca

October 24, 2014 - October 25, 2014
Used Book Sale
Pierrefonds Library, 13555 Pierrefonds

18h to 20h Friday; 9h to 15h Saturday
free
514-620-4181

October 24, 2014
John Abercrombie
L'Astral, 305 Ste Catherine ouest
Jazz All-Year Round - with Marc Copland, Drew Gross, Joey Baron
20h
514-937-9289, 514-790-1245 (Admission)
http://montrealjazzfest.com

October 24, 2014
Les voisins
Theatre Desjardins, Cegep Andre-Laurendeau, 1111 Lapierre
Avec Claude Despins, Roger La Rue, Henri Chassé, Simon Lacroix, Isabelle Vincent, Sarah Laurendeau, Guillermina Kerwin et Kathleen Fortin
Les voisins est une pièce d’une grande intelligence, remplie d’humour et de douceur, qui montre des personnages qui n’ont rien à dire, mais qui le disent tout de même pour oublier les silences et les introspections. Les auteurs jettent un regard acide et cinglant sur la vie de banlieue, son folklore matériel omniprésent et ses drames existentiels.
20h
42$
514-

October 24, 2014
Jeremy Demay - Ca arrete pu d`bien aller
Entrepôt, 2901 St Joseph, Lachine
humour
20h
37$
514-
http://lachine.ca

October 23, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Red Bull Flying Bach
Théâtre Maisonneuve, Place des Arts, 175 Ste Catherine ouest
Red Bull Flying Bach fuses the explosive style of the innovative breakdance crew, the Flying Steps, with the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. The result is a live performance that shatters barriers and merges artistic realms.
After a string of performances in Europe, Australia, Asia and more, Red Bull Flying Bach comes to Canada in 2014 with four performances in Montreal.
39,50$ to 70$
514-842-2112

October 23, 2014 - October 26, 2014
La Braderie de Mode Québécoise
Marché Bonsecours, 350 St Paul est (Old Montreal)
Samples and inventory surplus liquidation 50% to 80%
130 designers and manufacturers
10h to 21h Thursday and Friday; 10h to 18h Saturday; 10h to 17h Sunday
514-866-2006
http://www.braderiedemodequebecoise.com

October 22, 2014 - January 04, 2015
Biennale de Montreal - L'avenir/Looking Forward
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514-
http://www.biennalemontreal.org

October 22, 2014 - January 04, 2015
Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday

BNLMTL 2014 - L'Avenir (looking forward)
Musée d'Art Contemporain de Montréal, 185 Ste Catherine est; ...
76 days
50 artists and collectives
25 Canadian artists (16 from Québec)
23 new works
22 countries (Australia, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany, Iran, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Palestine, Poland, Russia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom and Unites States)
4 curators: Gregory Burke, Peggy Gale, Lesley Johnstone and Mark Lanctôt
3 publications
La Biennale de Montréal is pleased to announce the artists who will take part in its next edition. Entitled L’avenir (looking forward), BNLMTL 2014 looks at the ways in which contemporary artists give form to the idea of what is to come. It combines a multisited exhibition, publications and a dynamic series of performances, film screenings, talks, tours, conferences and experiences. L’avenir (looking forward) was conceptualized by Gregory Burke and Peggy Gale, and developed by a team of four accomplished curators including Lesley Johnstone and Mark Lanctôt of the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, who worked in close collaboration with Sylvie Fortin, Executive and Artistic Director of La Biennale de Montréal. BNLMTL 2014 is presented by La Biennale de Montréal and co-produced with the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal.
AN EVENT OF UNPRECEDENTED AMBITION
This fall, Montréal residents and visitors will have the opportunity to encounter works by some 50 artists working in 22 countries. Of these, 23 are new productions. At the Musée d’art contemporain, BNLMTL 2014’s main venue, L’avenir (looking forward) will propose some 35 experiences. New projects by Krzysztof Wodiczko and Isabelle Hayeur are being coproduced with Quartier des Spectacles Partnership. Other works will draw artistic itineraries around the city, in different art organizations and in public space.
The exhibition includes many new productions, variously supported and funded by BNLMTL 2014.
L’avenir (looking forward): AN INVITATION TO PONDER WHAT IS TO COME
BNLMTL 2014 examines how contemporary artists give form to the idea of what is to come. This theme is particularly well suited to the development of an intriguing exhibition. It also builds on a common practice, for who has never puzzled over the future?
The exhibition shifts between assessment and anticipation. Clearly grounded in the now, informed by echoes of the past, it looks forward to what is to come, striving to open up an expanded range of options and rekindle some that may have been prematurely extinguished. Through a broad range of works and media, including film and video, sculpture, photography, painting, installation, performance and new media, L’avenir (looking forward) promises viewers powerful experiences: moments for contemplation, invitations to wonderment and occasions for exchange. Some works issue a call to action. Others give us the opportunity to glimpse the extent of our own power, to imagine new worlds and new ways of being in the world.
Polish-born, US-based artist Krzysztof Wodiczko received the Hiroshima Prize in 1998 for his contribution as an artist to world peace. He is world-renowned for his large-scale slide and video projections on architectural facades and monuments. He has realized over eighty such public projections, which often give visibility and voice to precarious or marginalized communities.
Isabelle Hayeur is a digital image artist recognized for her large-sized photographic montages, videos and site-specific installations, in which she highlights urban blights and sprawl, as well as post-industrial society's pitfalls.
Montréal audiences will have a chance to renew their acquaintance with some of their favourite international artists. They will be treated to the North American premiere of Shirin Neshat’s latest film and a recent installation by Thomas Hirschhorn. There will also be exciting discoveries and welcome rediscoveries. From the Arctic Perspective Initiative collective to the Second Life scifi-aboriginal narratives of Skawennati, from the playful economic speculations of Richard Ibghy and Marilou Lemmens to Hajra Waheed’s new archi-sculptural explorations, BNLMTL 2014 will provide the opportunity to discover the works of Montréal artists who have, thus far, remained largely invisible in their home town despite having significant international profiles.
Miami artist Jillian Mayer and Los Angeles’s Andrea Bowers take on the ethos of our camera-phone and social media universe, delving into the texts and images that we produce and trade with our communities. A simple selfie or a few characters can have dire consequences in this high-stakes, fast-paced new frontier.
The environment figures prominently in the exhibition. Global warming, the Arctic, biodiversity and water rights connect the work of a number of artists in BNLMTL 2014 and much of contemporary practice. In her recent video essay Deep Weather, 2013, Ursula Biemann beautifully connects tar sands exploitation in Northern Canada to the impending submersion of Bengla and the related notion of water as territory of citizenship. Berlin artist Klara Hobza’s open-ended quixotic project, Diving through Europe—a lifelong project that will take her from Rotterdam to Constanța, Romania—deftly and humourously touches on old histories of conquest, shifting political alliances and water quality.
The economy — as prophecy and speculation — is taken on in a number of projects. Richard Ibghy and Marilou Lemmens’s The Prophets, 2013, an installation of small whimsical sculptures made from ordinary household materials, turn graphs into models, giving physical form to economic abstractions. Goldin+Senneby propose an interplay between two modes of speculation: theatre and algorithmic trading models. For BNLMTL 2014, they directly, literally connect the exhibition to financial trading: they use the exhibition as a laboratory for developing algorithmic trading models with their collaborator Paul Leong, a New York-based investment banker working for Blackstone, who developed a trading strategy identifying early signs of mergers and acquisitions. This speculation’s financial performance determines the duration of their exhibition.
Accordingly, BNLMTL 2014 will offer us varied opportunities to see the latest works of world-famous artists and immerse ourselves in the universe of artists from here and elsewhere. “This is an exciting, surprising selection of artists. Some are very well known; others will be discoveries for all but a few specialists. It’s been a privilege to work with the curatorial team and see them develop this selection of works. Their process was shaped by absolute rigour, curiosity and generosity, a willingness to stretch beyond their comfort zone, and a total commitment to deliver an event that will leave its mark,” adds Fortin.
NEW VISION, NEW DIRECTION
The 2014 edition of BNLMTL marks a radical shift in a bold direction. It is the first step in the vigorous repositioning of BNLMTL, a biennial event, as an international reference. Building on a strategic multiyear co-production partnership with the Musée d’art contemporain, and engaged in innovative collaborations with over 15 local, national and international institutions, BNLMTL 2014 is an event of unprecedented artistic ambition and scale in Canada. Its 2016 edition will further confirm BNLMTL’s importance and position it as North America’s foremost international biennale. By 2018, BNLMTL will play an influential role in the network of international biennales and will be on the short list of must-sees.
For art enthusiasts, biennales provide a compelling reason to visit.
ABOUT LA BIENNALE DE MONTRÉAL
The mission of La Biennale de Montréal is to foster, support, interpret and disseminate the most current visual arts practices by producing the biennial event BNLMTL. All of the initiatives of La Biennale de Montréal are premised on risk and experimentation. Its goal is to support daring, thought-provoking art practices and curatorial projects while offering the public a diversity of experiences.
11h to 18h Tuesday to Sunday; Wednesday to 21h
free Wednesday from 18h to 21h
514-847-6226
http://www.bnlmtl.org

October 22, 2014 - October 25, 2014
The Rocky Horror Show, by Richard O'Brien
MainLine Theatre, 3997 St Laurent between Rachel and Duluth
with Antonio Bavaro, ...
20h Oct 22 and 23; 20h, 23h Oct 24 and 25
15$ to 20$
514.849.3378
http://mainlinetheatre.ca

October 21, 2014 - October 21, 2015
Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday

Scandal! Vice, Crime, and Morality in Montreal, 1940-60
Centre d'histoire de Montreal, 335 Place d'Youville

10h to 17h Tuesday to Friday , 11h to 17h weekends
4$ to 6$
514-872-9150
http://ville.montreal.qc.ca/chm

October 21, 2014 - November 08, 2014
Gas Girls, by Donna-Michelle St. Bernard
Segal Centre for Performing Arts, Studio, 5170 Cote St Catherine
A Montreal Premiere
Directed by Quincy Armorer and Liz Valdez
Gigi and Lola search for hope against a backdrop of economic depression and a heavy patriarchal society. This award-winning and powerful story, written by one of Canada’s most celebrated voices, explores the extreme lengths one will go to in order to survive and find love.
Cast:
Virgilia Griffith
Laferrière Alexandra
Chimwemwe Miller
Jimmy Salami
Creative Team:
Assistant Director: Tamara Brown
Set Design: Lara Kaluza
Costumes: Susana Vera
Light Design: Eric Mongerson
Composer: Rob Denton
Stage Manager: Danielle Skene
Technical Director: Steve Schon
20h Thursday; 14h30, 20h Sunday
There is a 3 dollar charge to purchase tickets online.
514.739.7944
http://blacktheatreworkshop.ca

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Jerusalem 3-D; Madagascar 3-D: Lemurs; Madagascar 3-D: Lemuriens; Galapagos 3D: Wonderland; Galapagos 3D: Merveilles
Imax, Montreal Science Centre, Old Port

11,50$; 10,50$ 13 to 17, 60+; 8,50$ child - 36,50$ family
514-496-IMAX
http://www.centredessciencesdemontreal.com

October 17, 2014 - November 02, 2014
Oriental Rug Event
Dix Mille Villages, 290 Lakeshore, Pointe Claire
150 carpets from Pakistan available for purchase
Oct 24 19h - information session with Yousaf Chaman, Bunyaad director - reserve, seating is limited
18h to 21h
514-428-0450

October 16, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Association des artistes de Dorval
Peter B. Yeomans Cultural Centre, 1401 Lakeshore, Dorval

19h to 21h vernissage Thursday 16; 10h to 17h; 19h to 21h Monday to Thursday; 14h to 17h Friday to Sunday
514-633-4170
http://dorvalartistes.org

October 14, 2014 - November 09, 2014
Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday

Venus in Fur, by David Ives
Centaur Theatre, 453 St François Xavier, Old Montreal
directed by Jennifer Tarver - with Rick Miller, Carly Street
49,50$; 27$ student
514-288-3161
http://www.centaurtheatre.com

October 14, 2014 - October 25, 2014
Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday

Billy (The Days of Howling), by Fabien Cloutier
Théâtre La Chapelle, 3700 St Dominique
Talisman Theatre
translated by Nadine Desrochers
directed by Emma Tibaldo
with Davide Chiazzese, Susan Glover, and Nadia Verrucci
David Perreault Ninacs, lights
Fruzsina Layni costumes
Micheal Leon, sound design and composer
Rachel Dawn Woods, stage manager
Post-show talkback series: Thurs. Oct. 16, Fri. Oct. 17 and Sat. matinee Oct. 25
Talisman Theatre's mission is to produce English-language premières of contemporary Québécois works,
bringing the visceral intensity of Québécois theatrical practice to non-Francophones.
20h Tuesday to Friday; 15h, 20h Saturday
28,50$ to 37,50$; 25$ student - 22$ early bird until Oct 11 code word Howling - 2 for 1 Tuesdays
514-843-7738
http://talisman-theatre.com

October 11, 2014 - January 25, 2015
Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday

Van Gogh to Kandinsky: Impressionism to Expressionism. 1900 to 1914
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
A century after the outbreak of World War I, this exceptional exhibition of over one hundred paintings and an equal number of drawings and prints executed by the greatest avant-garde figures of the time, sheds new light on the extraordinary artistic cross-currents presiding over the major developments in modern art that took place in Germany and France between 1900 and 1914. First on view in Switzerland at the Kunsthaus Zürich, and then at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts’ showing of the exhibition will be distinguished not only for its exclusive presentation of major works, but also for its wealth of documentation, including more than 200 photographs, postcards, stereographic images, magazines and newspapers focussing on Paris in 1900, as well as chronicling World War I, providing a broad historical context for this period of intense creativity.
The art produced by the French and German avant-garde between the end of the nineteenth century and the outbreak of World War I is widely celebrated today. Its creators were artists renowned in France - Cézanne, Gauguin, Matisse, Picasso, Signac, Van Gogh, Vlaminck – and in Germany - Heckel, Kandinsky, Kirchner, Klee, Nolde, Pechstein. Their works, distinguished by their originality, power and beauty, are considered among the early masterpieces of modern art.
The exhibition is organized by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) and the Kunsthaus Zürich, in collaboration with the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.
11h to 17h Tuesday, Thursday, Friday; 11h to 21h Wednesday; 10h to 17h Saturday and Sunday
20$
514-285-2000
http://www.mmfa.qc.ca

October 07, 2014 - November 01, 2014
Pour reussir un poulet, de Fabien Cloutier
Théâtre la Licorne, 4559 Papineau (metro Mont-Royal)

25,45$ to 37,45$
514-523-2246
http://theatrelalicorne.com

October 07, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Canadian International Organ Competition
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more than 40 events
Oct 7, 20h - opening concert - Christian Lane, Jean-Willy Kunz, Martha Wainwright - St James United Church
Oct 17 - final round of competition - Notre Dame Basilica
Oct 19 - gala concert - Maison symphonique - the best young organists in the world
Oct 26 - Bach cantatas - in collaboration with the Bourgie Hall series - Jordan de Souza, conductor; Jonathan Oldengarm, organ
514-790-1111
http://www.ciocm.org

October 06, 2014 - October 24, 2014
L'Homme Invisible/The Invisible Man by Patrice Desbiens
Théâtre La Petite Licorne, 4559 Papineau
directed by Harry Standjofski
15h dimanche, 19h lundi
25,45$ to 37,45$
514-523-2246
http://www.theatrelalicorne.com

October 04, 2014 - October 31, 2014
Halloween
Espace pour la vie

514-
http://espacepourlavie.ca

September 28, 2014 - October 30, 2014
Lakeshore Camera Club
Kirkland Municipal Library, 17100 Hymus
vernissage Oct 4 and 19 13h to 15h30
free
514-630-4460
http://artkirkland.com

September 25, 2014 - October 25, 2014
Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday

Christine Audet - Plurality
Canadian Guild of Crafts Quebec, 1460B Sherbrooke ouest

10h to 18h Tuesday to Friday, 10h to 17h Saturday
514-849-6091
http://www.canadianguildof crafts.com

September 20, 2014 - November 01, 2014
Simon Hughes - large watercolours
Galerie Division, 2020 William

15h to 18h
514-938-3863
http://www.galeriedivision.com

September 18, 2014 - November 30, 2014
Sunday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday

Afrika Montréal
Écomusée du Fier Monde, 2050 Amherst angle Ontario (À 10 minutes à pied du métro Berri-UQÀM)
On retrouve les traces d'une présence africaine dans le quartier dès 1934, année où les Pères Blancs s'installent sur la rue Saint-Hubert. L'exposition Afrika Montréal raconte cette histoire longue de 80 ans et met en valeur l'héritage africain. Commémoration, archives, documents et témoignages seront à l'honneur. Un programme d'activités artistiques et culturelles enrichira l'exposition.
11h to 20h Wednesday; 9h30 to 16h Thursday and Friday; 10h30 to 17h Saturday and Sunday
514-528-8444
http://ecomusee.qc.ca

September 05, 2014 - November 02, 2014
Gardens of Light
Botanical Garden, Espace pour la vie, 4101 Sherbrooke est (métro Pie-IX)

starts at dusk
514-
http://espacepourlavie.ca

September 04, 2014 - December 01, 2014
Fall Art Exhibit
Galerie Sinfonia di Colori, 87 Ste Anne, Ste Anne de Bellevue

514-505-3665

September 01, 2014 - November 09, 2014
Sunday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday

His and Hers
Dorval Museum of Local History and Heritage, 1850 Lakeshore
nostalgic look at last century
gratuit
514-633-4173
http://ville.dorval.qc.ca


Mural Festival
St Laurent Blvd
continuing
514-
http://muralfestival.com

June 22, 2014 - April 30, 2016
La Question de l'abstraction
Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, 185 Ste Catherine ouest

514-847-6226
http://www.macm.org

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Blood Donor Clinic
Quartier Dix30, 9370 Leduc, # 30, Brossard
with or without appointment - closed Dec 25, Dec 31 and Jan 1, June 24 and July 1
888-666-4362 ext 525
http://www.hema-quebec.qc.ca

June 07, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Les lents de nature/Nature's Slowpokes
Biodôme de Montréal, 3000 Viau
Meet the Sloths
Dépêchez-vous de ralentir à ESPACE POUR LA VIE
Espace pour la vie vous invite à changer de rythme en vous immergeant dans l’univers des Lents de nature, à l’honneur au Biodôme. À l’origine du thème de l’année, les paresseux sont les véritables vedettes de l’événement. Espace pour la vie nous offre une occasion unique de les voir de près et d’apprécier cette rare proximité avec l’animal au cœur d’un habitat temporaire spécialement conçu pour eux. Dans un espace propice à la détente, l’expérience favorise l’observation d’espèces qui incarnent la lenteur. Paresseux à deux doigts, tortue charbonnière et lézard fouette-queue émaillent un parcours riche en découvertes où prendre son temps multiplie le plaisir des sens.
Un parcours qui donne le sourire
Création de l’artiste invitée Marie-Claire Lagacé et fruit de la collaboration avec l’équipe du Biodôme, l’itinéraire des Lents de nature propose de revisiter le Biodôme avec un nouveau regard, inspiré par la lenteur, dans une nature où le plus fort n’est pas forcément le plus rapide, mais plutôt le mieux adapté.
Sur le parcours, dans un espace bigarré et accueillant, les sonorités de la forêt tropicale ruissellent des douches sonores installées çà et là. On y circule lentement à travers une installation suspendue composée de multiples filins et de notes flottantes qui distillent des informations et des anecdotes sur les différentes formes de lenteur des espèces dans une mise en lumière ensoleillée.
Dans l’amphithéâtre, on goûte la lenteur en prenant part à L’air du temps, une création musicale collective basée sur l’histoire d’un paresseux, mise en image par la musique, le mime et l’expression corporelle. Dans une ambiance détendue et participative, un maître d’œuvre orchestre une symphonie doublée d’une chorégraphie créatrice de liens.
Au bout de ce parcours, l’habitat des paresseux, espace accueillant et enveloppant, donne envie de se poser pour contempler quatre magnifiques spécimens. Une proximité inédite avec un animal fascinant qui remet en question notre conception même du temps! Comme lui, on peut y flâner, s’allonger et se détendre. Et puis, on peut rêver en laissant les animateurs nous raconter sa fabuleuse histoire.
Inspirée par le mouvement slow life, Marie-Claire Lagacé veut faire naître chez le visiteur une connexion avec le paresseux. Conceptrice, directrice artistique et scénographe talentueuse, elle imagine ainsi un parcours qui prédispose petits et grands à entrer calmement dans l’habitat du paresseux et sortir de cette expérience le sourire aux lèvres.
Des lents de nature étonnants et intrigants
Animal arboricole et prince de la lenteur, les paresseux du Biodôme étonnent par leurs caractéristiques: des pattes avant à deux doigts munis de puissantes griffes; des dents dépourvues d’émail qui poussent constamment; un estomac similaire à celui des ruminants; une température corporelle variable comme celle des reptiles. De quoi intriguer bon nombre de visiteurs!
Chaque paresseux du Biodôme a sa petite histoire, mais la plus originale est sans doute celle d’une femelle née en 2008. Au moment de son sevrage, la petite a commencé à explorer les alentours sans sa mère, mais elle est tombée et s’est fracturé le fémur. Les nombreux soins prodigués pour sa guérison, sa réadaptation et son éducation lui ont permis de développer et d’entretenir un lien privilégié avec l’équipe des Collections vivantes du Biodôme.
En prenant le temps de ralentir dans ce lieu exceptionnel de découvertes, on aperçoit d’autres espèces animales étonnantes comme la tortue charbonnière à pattes rouges et le lézard fouette-queue.
Espace pour la vie regroupe sur un même site le Biodôme, l’Insectarium, le Jardin botanique et le Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan. Ces quatre institutions prestigieuses de la Ville de Montréal forment le plus important complexe en sciences de la nature au Canada. Ensemble, elles amorcent un mouvement audacieux, créatif et urbain, qui repense le lien entre l’humain et la nature, et cultive une nouvelle façon de vivre.
514-868-3000
http://espacepourlavie.ca

April 17, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Prendre le temps…
Espace pour la vie
Qui n’a pas envie de ralentir un peu… de prendre son temps Pour mieux apprécier la nature et redécouvrir le plaisir de ralentir, Espace pour la vie choisit d’étirer l’année sur six saisons. Ce nouveau rapport au temps et avec la nature sera marqué par quatre mises en scène des plus originales, véritables invitations à modérer notre allure et à comprendre combien il est précieux de ralentir. Les arts s’invitent au jardin et enchantent les nombreuses floraisons au fil de l’été; Les lents de nature vous convient à un nez à nez avec les paresseux au Biodôme; Les Siestes Musicales et Les Escales Sonores nous coupent de l’agitation du monde au coeur des jardins de l’Insectarium ; des Vertiges nous plongent au beau milieu d’interrogations sur le temps au Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan.
Les arts s’invitent au jardin
Tous les dimanches au Jardin botanique, entre le 18 mai et le 31 août, poètes, peintres, musiciens, conteurs et danseurs apparaissent dans les jardins au fil des floraisons et servent de révélateurs à leur grande beauté. On s’installe confortablement dans des chaises Adirondack pour écouter un quatuor à cordes entouré de lilas, de la poésie romantique le long du Ruisseau fleuri, des contes dans le Jardin Leslie-Hancock, des musiciens installés dans des barques sur les étangs ou on regarde du tango libre dans la Roseraie...
dans la série Sur la grande scène: Angèle Dubeau & La Pietà, le 18 mai; Michel Faubert, le 27 juillet; Marie-Josée Lord, le 3 août ; et Pierre Lapointe, le 31 août.
DÉPÊCHEZ-VOUS DE RALENTIR !
En 2014, Espace pour la vie vous invite à prendre le temps…
Les lents de nature en vedette au Biodôme
Du 7 juin au 26 octobre, Les lents de nature sont à l’honneur au Biodôme. Les visiteurs ont l’occasion de changer de rythme tout au long d’un parcours qui s’étire de l’accueil jusqu’à un habitat entièrement recréé, véritable installation sculpturale inspirée de l’environnement
naturel des paresseux. Cet espace enveloppant, propice à la détente, favorise l’observation de différentes espèces animales qui incarnent la lenteur, dont quatre paresseux à deux doigts, des iguanes et des tortues. La visite se poursuit avec plusieurs arrêts au coeur des écosystèmes, pour multiplier le plaisir des sens. Plus loin, dans l’amphithéâtre, on devient les instruments d’un chef d’orchestre et on transforme les sons des animaux en une création musicale et collective étonnante.
Les Siestes Musicales et Les Escales Sonores à l’Insectarium
Tous les samedis après-midi, du 21 juin au 30 août, c’est le temps de faire des Siestes Musicales à quelques pas de l’Insectarium, sous les arbres ou confortablement assis au milieu des jardins à papillons. Au son d’oeuvres musicales bigarrées, on se laisse bercer le temps de se brancher au calme de la nature et de se couper de l’agitation du monde extérieur. Dès le mois d’août, c’est le moment de parcourir Les Escales Sonores, quatre environnements faits de matériaux tel que le liège et la toile à l’intérieur desquels résonnent d’apaisantes compositions sonores originales inspirées des insectes pollinisateurs. Au gré du passage d’une alcôve à l’autre, les visiteurs découvrent des plantes nectarifères au rythme de douces mélodies.
Vertiges et Lumières de corail au Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan
Depuis la nuit des temps, l’Homme cherche à le saisir, à l’accélérer, voire à l’arrêter. Mais qu’est-ce que le temps? À travers le spectacle Vertiges, deuxième événement immersif créé sur mesure pour le Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan, les visiteurs sont plongés dans une expérience visuelle, musicale et poétique sur notre rapport au temps.
Vertiges invite à la réflexion et provoque des discussions autour des mystères du temps.
Pour quelques jours seulement, du 17 au 27 avril, Espace pour la vie présente en grande première montréalaise, sur le dôme du Théâtre du Chaos du Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan,
Lumières de corail, un film contemplatif et immersif de l’artiste australienne Lynette Wallworth.
Phénomène méconnu, les coraux luminescents offrent un spectacle fascinant et touchant
qui permet de ressentir ce qui lie l’humain à cette précieuse communauté vivante de l’océan.
Une invitation à se laisser bercer, dans une ambiance sonore enveloppante, au rythme des doux mouvements de ces mystérieuses créatures marines bioluminescentes.
514-

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Peter Doig: No Foreign Lads
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1380 Sherbrooke ouest (métro Guy)
permanent
free
514-285-1600
http://mbam.qc.ca

Sunday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Pour boire il faut vendre - La publicite et al biere Black Horse au 20e siecle
Musée de Lachine, 1 du Musée Road
exposition permanente
11h30 to 16h30
514-634-3478
http://www.museedelachine.com

Friday
Soirée DJ
Casa del Popolo, 4873 Saint-Laurent near St Joseph

21h30
gratuit
514-284-3804
http://www.casadelpopolo.com

July 10, 2013 - February 01, 2015
Penser! Une expérience philo
Grande Bibliothèque, 475 de Maisonneuve est, Espace Jeunes, niveau M
exposition
Entrée libre
514-393-3937
http://www.banq.qc.ca


Wearing Our Identity - The First Peoples Collection
McCord Museum of Canadian History, 690 Sherbrooke ouest (métro McGill ou autobus 24)
new permanent exhibit
10h to 17h
514-398-7100
http://www.mccord-museum.qc.ca

Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Le Piano Bar
Karina's, 1455 Crescent, above Winnie's

17h Wednesday to Friday; 19h Saturday
514-288-3814
http://karinasclub.com

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Blood Donor Clinic
Globule Centre Laval, 1600 Le Corbusier, Laval
with or without appointment - closed Dec 25, Dec 31 and Jan 1, June 24 and July 1
888-666-4362 ext 525
http://www.hema-quebec.qc.ca

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Blood Donor Clinic
Globule Place Versailles, 7275 Sherbrooke est
with or without appointment - closed Dec 25, Dec 31 and Jan 1, June 24 and July 1
888-666-4362 ext 525
http://www.hema-quebec.qc.ca

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Mass
St. John the Evangelist Church, 137 President Kennedy (métro Place des Arts, sortie UQAM)
Sunday - Low Mass 8:30 a.m.; High Mass 10:30 a.m.
Monday and Tuesday - Mass 5:45 p.m.
Wednesday - Mass 7:30 and 9:30 a.m.
Thursday and Friday - Mass 5:45 p.m.
Saturday - noon
18h
514-288-4428
http://www.redroof.ca/

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Cosmodôme
2150 Laurentian Autoroute, Laval, Exit 15
interactive space science centre - space missions, Space Camp, exhibition - free parking
10h to 17h
9,75$; 7,50$ senior; 6,50$ student, child six and older; 25$ family
450-978-3615
http://www.cosmodome.org


David Pearce, James Clark, Danielle Lebeau-Petersen
Mariposa... Le Cafe, 5434 Côte St. Luc

20h
donation
514-439-3190

Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday
Mémoire du papier
Centre de Conservation, Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec, 2275 Holt
En permanence
9h à 17h
Entrée libre
514 873-1100
http://banq.qc.ca

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Wildlife Park
Ecomuseum. 21125 Ste Marie, Ste Anne de Bellevue (exit 44 from Hwy 40)
11 hectares with more than 110 species of animals native to the St Lawrence Valley - open every day except Dec 25
10h to 16h
$15 general, $12 seniors, 8$ child 3 to 15, free 2 and younger
514-457-9449
http://www.ecomuseum.ca

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Thrift Shop
NOVA Health West Island, 2750 St. Charles, Kirkland
The St. Anne Volunteer Health Support Foundation - donations welcome
10h to 16h
514-697-6692

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Thrift and Used Book Shop
NOVA Health West Island, 43 Ste Anne, Ste Anne de Bellevue
Ste. Anne Volunteer Health Support Foundation
10h to 16h
514-457-1642


Nomad
Bobards, 4328 St Laurent

23h55
5$
514-987-1174
http://www.lesbobards.qc.ca

Tuesday,Friday
55+ exercise program
St Mary's Church, 735 Miller, Greenfield Park
every Tuesday and Friday
9h30 Tuesday; 11h30 Friday
2$
450-671-0416


Exile, Rilly Guilty
Blizzarts, 3956A St Laurent

22h
5$
514-843-4860

Sunday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
The Dawes: Brewers of Beer and Ideas
Musée de Lachine, 1 du Musée Road
permanent exhibit
11h30 to 16h30
514-634-3478

Friday
Bingo for Seniors
Ste Anne Church, 1 de l'Église, Ste Anne de Bellevue
Volunteer West Island & John Abbott College students - every Friday - reserve
13h to15h bingo
free
514-457-5445 loc 228

Friday
Mother and Child Play Group
Italian Women's Centre of Montreal/Centro Donne Montreal, 1586 Fleury est, #100
every Friday - register
10h to 12h
514-388-0980


Simply Montreal: Glimpses of a Unique City
McCord Museum of Canadian History, 690 Sherbrooke ouest (métro McGill or autobus 24)
permanent exhibition
10h to 17h
12$; 9$ 65+ with ID; 8$ full-time students with ID; 4$ child 6 to 12; free child younger than 6; free the first Saturday of each month from 10h to 12h - Free admission the first Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. to noon
514-398-7100, ext. 249
http://www.mccord-museum.qc.ca


Under the Cuban Sun with Marie-Victorin
Montreal Botanical Garden, 4101 Sherbrooke est
Discover the fabulous wealth of Cuba’s natural heritage as you follow Brother Marie-Victorin’s explorations of the island’s plant life (ongoing)
514-872-1453
http://www.villemontreal.qc.ca/jardin

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Tropical Forest, the Laurentian Forest, St. Lawrence Marine Ecosystem and Polar Worlds of the Arctic and Antarctic
Biodôme de Montréal, 3000 Viau
permanent exhibit - open to 2h Feb 26
9h to 17h
514-868-3000
http://museumsnature.ca


Permanent collection of steam and diesel locomotives, passenger and freight cars, streetcars and more than 250,000 artifacts
Exporail (Canadian Railway Museum) , 110 St Pierre, St Constant

10h to 18h (exterior site closes at 17h)
$17; $14 seniors; $11 students; $8 children age 4 to 12; $44 families
450-632-2410
http://www.exporail.com

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
From the Cellar to the Attic
Maison St Gabriel, 2146 Dublin Place (Point St Charles) (Métro Charlevoix, Bus 57)
a collection of objects and old-fashioned works of art such as paintings, embroidery, sculptures, and objects from daily life in the 18th and 19th centuries - permanent exhibit
13h to 17h
514-935-8136
http://www.maisonsaint-gabriel.qc.ca


Starchild & Transmission - Blackout
Saphir, 3699 St Laurent, 1st fl

22h
514-284-5093

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
An Archaeological Site: More than 2400 Years of History
Marguerite Bourgeoys Museum, 400 St Paul est (Old Montreal)

11h to 15h30
514-282-8670

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Furniture and Used BooksThrift Shop
NOVA Health West Island, 449 Beaconsfield, Beaconsfield
Ste. Anne Volunteer Health Support Foundation - proceeds to the VON - donations welcome
10h to 16h
514-694-8417

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
NOVA Thrift Shop
2750 St Charles, Kirkland
The Ste. Anne Volunteer Health Support Foundation
10h to 16h
514-697-6692


Mère Marie-Anne, l'histoire d'un feu
Centre historique des Soeurs de Sainte-Anne, 1280 Saint-Joseph, Lachine
L'exposition raconte les grandes étapes de la vie de la fondatrice et de son œuvre - exposition permanente - met en lumière le vécu et les réalisations des Sœurs de Sainte-Anne en éducation, auprès des pauvres et des malades, et donne un aperçu de leurs apostolats dans les missions lointaines.
10h à 17h
Gratuit
514-637-4616 poste 212

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Marc Côte - Gallery and Garden of Stone Sculptures
341 chemin Royal, St. François de l'Ile d'Orléans

10h to 17h
418-829-3614

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Industrial Montreal
Centre d'Histoire de Montréal, 335 Place d'Youville (Old Montreal)
50 best photographs of the 29th Montréal à l'oil contest
10h to 17h, except Thursday to 21h
514-872-3207

Monday,Friday
Working Out With the Saints
St Paul's Church, 321 Empire, Greenfield Park
South Shore Community Partners Network exercise program for the 55+
10h to 11h
2$ session - pay as you go
450-466-1325

Friday
Thrift Shop
St James United Church, 463 Ste Catherine ouest
every Friday
10h to 14h
514-288-9245

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
École des hautes études commerciales de Montréal
Centre d’archives de Montréal de BAnQ, 535 Viger est, Auditorium
Vocation d’origine du Centre d’archives de Montréal
Itinéraire de visite de l’édifice
Inauguré à l’occasion du 100e anniversaire de HEC Montréal
En permanence
10h à 22h mercredi au vendredi; 10h à 17h mardi, samedi et dimanche
Entrée libre
514-873-1100
http://www.banq.qc.ca

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Permanent Collections
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Michal and Renata Hornstein Pavilion, 1379 Sherbrooke ouest (métro Guy)
Canadian art (before 1950); Amerindian and Inuit art; decorative arts from Renaissance to today; Mediterranean antiquities.
Jan. 2 hours 1 to 5 p.m.
11h to 17h Tuesday; 11h to 21h Wednesday, Thursday, Friday; 10h to 17h Saturday and Sunday
free
514-285-2000

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Where Montreal Was Born; ; La Station de pompage Youville; Montreal Love Stories the Cultural Connection
Pointe à Callière, Montréal Museum of Archaeology and History, 350 Place Royale (Old Montreal)
permanent exhibits - every Saturday and Sunday in January and February, the museum is reducing the price of admission by a percentage equal to the outdoor sub-zero temperature recorded that morning. The colder it is, the cheaper the price of admission.
10h to 17h Tuesday to Friday , 11h to 17h weekends
13$; 8,50$ senior; 7$ student; 5$ child six to 12 -
514-872-9150
http://www.pacmuseum.qc.ca

Sunday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
La Maison LeBer-LeMoyne, un site, un rêve
Musée de Lachine, 110 LaSalle, Lachine
permanent exhibit
514-634-3471

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Hochelelaga, Ville-Marie and Montreal: Life in Montreal in the 18th Century
Musée du Château Ramezay, 280 Notre Dame est (Old Montreal)
permanent exhibit
514-861-3708
http://www.chateauramezay.qc.ca


Ecomuseum
21125 Ste Marie, Ste Anne de Bellevue
nature centre with caribou, bears, wolves, coyotes, a fox, lynx, deer, birds - each animal lives in a recreated habitat - permanent exhibit From Light to Dark shows nocturnal animals that are rarely seen - open every day but Christmas
9h to 16h
$7 general, $5 seniors, 4$ child 4 to 14, free 3 and under
514-457-9449
http://www.ecomuseum.ca

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Indoor ice skating
Atrium, 1000 la Gauchetière ouest
locker and equipment rentals - skate sharpening available
10h30 to 12h Saturday and Sunday for 12 years and younger and parents; 12h to 21h Saturday and Sunday for all; 11h30 to 21h Monday, Tuesday and Friday; 10h to 22h Dec 22 to Jan 7 except to 17h Dec 24, 25, 31 and Jan 1
$5,50$ 16 and older; 4,50$ student, senior; $3,50$ child
514-395-0555
http://www.le1000.com

Sunday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Lieu de mémoire des rébellions de 1837 et 1838
Le Prison des Patriotes, 903 de Lorimier

450-787-9980

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Interactive Space Science Centre
Cosmodôme, 2150 Laurentian Autoroute, exit 15

450-978-3615
http://www.cosmodome.org

Sunday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
All the Lifelong Day: Triumphs and Tragedies of a Working Class Neighbourhood
Écomusée du fier monde, 2050 Amherst
permanent exhibit
11h to 20h Wednesday; 9h30 to 16h Thursday and Friday; 10h30 to 17h Saturday and Sunday
5$
514-528-8444
http://www.ecomusee.qc.ca

Sunday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
From Masters' Hands
Musée des maîtres et artisans du Québec, 615 Ste Croix, Saint-Laurent (métro Du Collège)
Permanent Exhibition - an overview of traditional Quebec art and the opportunity to appreciate Quebec culture in an exceptional decor
12h to 17h
4$; 3$ senior; 2$ student
514-747-7367


Biodôme de Montréal
4777 Pierre de Coubertin

9h to 16h
514-868-3000
http://www.biodome.qc.ca

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
Montréal: Une Histoire Vivant
Centre d'Histoire de Montréal, 335 Place d'Youville (Old Montreal)
permanent exhibit
10h to 17h, except Thursday to 21h
$3 and $4,50; $13 family
514-872-3207


Montreal Insectarium
4581 Sherbrooke est

9h to 16h
7,25$; 5,75$ senior, student; 3,75$ ages five to 17
514-872-1400
http://www.villemontreal.qc.ca/jardin


Blood Donor Clinic
Globule Blood Donor Centre, Place Versailles, 7275 Sherbrooke est (métro Radisson)
with or without appointment
9h30 to 18h Mon, Tue, Wed; 9h30 to 21h Thu, Fri; 9h to 17h Sat; 10h to 17h Sun
514-832-0873 loc 185, 888-646-2237 loc 185
http://www.hema-quebec.qc.ca

Sunday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
In the Footsteps of Marguerite Bourgeoys
Marguerite Bourgeoys Museum, 400 St Paul est (Old Montreal)
permanent exhibit - Mass celebrated daily in the chapel - Mass in English Saturday at 16h
514-282-8670

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
The Fur Trade
Lachine National Historic Site, 1255 St Joseph, Lachine
the history of the fur trade in the Montreal region
9h30 to 12h30; 13h to 17h
514-637-7433
http://www.parkscanada.gc.ca/fourrure

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday
Children of the Holocaust: A Legacy
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre, 1 Carré Cumming
closed May 24; June 24; July 1
Personal objects and the testimonies of survivors who found refuge in Montreal add to the historical documents to link history and memory
10h to 16h Monday, Tuesday, Thursday; 10h to 21h Wednesday; 10h to 15h Friday; 10h to 16h Sunday
free
514-345-2605
http://www.mhmc.ca