October 16, 2013 to February 15, 2014
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday • all day
Wednesday • all day
* Closed December 25
Musée de la civilisation
85, rue Dalhousie
Québec , QC
Artist, author, and film and television pioneer Pierre Gauvreau had a prolific career filled with awards and recognition. The legacy he left behind on his death in 2011 includes works of art, literature, television, and cinema that galvanized Québec’s cultural development for decades.
Gauvreau-Carreau. The Loto-Québec Collection
October 16 2013 – March 23 2014
Exclusive and highly colorful works by Pierre Gauvreau and his wife and artist Janine Carreau.
October 16 2013 – February 15, 2015
Pierre Gauvreau was particularly interested in creative practices that redefine and broaden our perceptions of what art is. His inclusive approach to so-called folk artists serves as point of departure for this examination of what constitutes the border between art and non-art.
Open Monday January 23 and 30
November 6, 2013 to June 23, 2014 • June 24 to August 17, 2014
An exploration of how the catastrophes of Haïti’s recent history are linked to the achievements of its 21st century artists, notably through sculpture using reclaimed materials. Works invoke Bawon Sa...
December 8, 2013 to December 28, 2014
The Notre-Dame de Québec Basilica-Cathedral was the first cathedral built in North America, making Notre-Dame de Québec the first Catholic parish founded north of the Spanish colonies. The 350th anniversary celebrations will...