Program

At the museum

Zïlon and the Montreal Underground

Exhibition — June 26th to September 1st, 2019

In the 1970s and 1980s, numerous alternative artists were inspired by similar movements throughout the world. With willful irreverence they pitted themsleves against art that took itself too seriously, by carving out space for improvisation, performance, and multidisciplinary work. This energy – and many of the artists who embodied it – then went on to contribute…

Parcours dans le quartier

Activity — September 7th to October 6th, 2019

Circuits urbains au départ de l’Écomusée du fier monde En compagnie du photographe Daniel Heïkalo, découvrez le patrimoine du quartier Sainte-Marie à travers un circuit d’une durée d’environ 90 minutes, permettant d’observer le passé industriel et ouvrier d’un quartier en profonde mutation.         Dates : Les samedis 7, 21, 28 septembre et…

Déjouer la fatalité

Exhibition — September 12th, 2019 to February 9th, 2020

Exhibition September 12, 2019 to February 9, 2020   With the help of images of archival documents and artifacts, discover the history of numerous institutions dealing with poverty, illness, and deviance (prisons, orphanages, asylums) that have marked working-class neighbourhoods like the Centre-Sud since the mid 19th century. Today these institutions are part of a rich…

Raconte-moi Centre-Sud

Exhibition — September 25th to October 6th, 2019

Explorez les réalités du Centre-Sud à travers des témoignages et des photographies recueillies par des résidentes et résidents du quartier. Espace urbain en plein transformation, cet ancien quartier industriel et ouvrier est aujourd’hui marqué par des identités multiples qui cohabitent, parfois sans se connaître. Découvrez les histoires de ces hommes et de ces femmes qui…

L’Écomusée vous chante la pomme

Activity — October 17th, 2019

6th Edition Flavours of History! Benefit event for the Écomusée du fier monde The event is only in French.         Thursday, Octobre 17, 2019, 5 pm Cost of a ticket : 140 $ You can download the order slip just bellow, please fill it in and send it by mail or by…