At the museum

Pushing Back at Fate – Return

Diary, Exhibition — June 7th to August 30th, 2020

The Écomusée du fier monde reopens its doors on Sunday, June 7 to once again present Pushing Back at Fate: Poverty, Families and Institutions, an exhibition that explores the history of confinement as a form of intervention most common among the poor and destitute. The history of working-class Montreal neighbourhoods has been marked by numerous…

Circuits urbains – Déjouer la fatalité

Activity — August 16th to September 6th, 2020

  Dans le cadre de l’exposition Déjouer la fatalité : pauvreté, familles, institutions, parcourez les rues du Centre-Sud pour apprécier la richesse de son patrimoine institutionnel. Les circuits seront menés par une membre de l’équipe de recherche du Centre d’histoire des régulations sociales (CHRS). Dates : Dimanche 16 août 2020 à 13 h 30 Dimanche…

Variations sur l’art d’ici

Exhibition — September 6th to October 4th, 2020

Honouring over 60 artists! Over 60 Québécois and Canadian artists exhibit their inks, paintings, engravings… Among those represented are emerging young talents as well as artists of national and international renown. Come admire a selection of pictorial works that represent local contemporary art through a variety of styles, themes, and techniques.   Free entrance Artists…