Interested in making art but never dared to try? Not enough space in your living room to make art? Feel the need to be guided in doing art projects and want to do it in a friendly atmosphere where you can meet people?
Sign up for the MAC’s Creative Moments!
With no prior knowledge required, this program of activities that is closely related to plastic expression will be full of rich experiences! Guided by a team of art mediators, you will be encouraged to experiment with aspects of the creative process. Every week, a new visual arts or media activity is offered; subjects, themes, techniques and media vary.
Book early to avoid disappointment!
Creative Moments 2022 Programming
CREATIVE MOMENTS: BLOCKCHAINS, BUNNIES AND BAUBLES
Come and discover the exhibition of Argentinian-born American artist Mika Rottenberg. Her surrealist video installations will make you smile, but also reflect on the world we live in. Through unexpected combinations of trinkets, images, sounds and manipulations, you will create absurd stagings, hovering between reality and fiction.
Workshop 1: Exploring irony
Tuesday 13 September 2022, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.* or Wednesday 14 September 2022, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.*
Workshop 2: Poetic reflections
Tuesday 20 September 2022, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. or Wednesday 21 September 2022, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Series of two activities. Workshops can be booked separately. *On this date, a visit of the exhibition will precede the workshop.
CREATIVE MOMENTS: OPEN SPACE
This program is developed around videos and animated films from the Museum’s collection. You will observe various techniques, such as juxtaposition, layering and succession of images reminiscent of the esthetic of collage. Eclectic projects will follow.
Workshop 1: Multi-medium collage
Tuesday 27 September 2022, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. or Wednesday 28 September 2022, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Workshop 2: Charcoal and pastels
Tuesday 4 October 2022, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. or Wednesday 5 October 2022, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Series of two activities. Workshops can be booked separately.
CREATIVE MOMENTS: MATTER MATTERS
This activity is no longer available.
This series will be an opportunity to discover some of the sculptures from the Museum’s collection dating from the 1960s. You will be fully immersed, creating three-dimensional compositions revealing contrasts that will energize the space. Smooth and textured surfaces, as well as geometric and organic shapes will be featured! .
Workshop 1: Inspired by a Françoise Sullivan artwork
Tuesday 7 June 2022, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. or Wednesday 8 June 2022, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Workshop 2: Inspired by an Yves Trudeau artwork
Tuesday 14 June 2022, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m..
Series of two activities. Workshops can be booked separately
On the day of the activity, arrive early and visit the exhibition for free (upon presentation of your online ticket for admission to the workshop).
- Regular adult: $15
- Adult MACarte member: $10
Limit of 25 participants per workshop.
Information: 514 847-6253 or by e-mail