Introduction to collecting contemporary art
5 sessions (in French) on Wednesday: March 13 and 27, April 10, May 8 and 22, 2019
The Museum Collection
March 13, 2019, 7* p.m. to 9 p.m.
Introduction to the SéminArts series
Meeting with a curator of the Museum of Contemporary Art of Montreal
What does the Museum of Contemporary Art of Montreal collect?
The Artist’s Studio
March 27, 2019, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Visit to an artist’s studio
Meeting with the artist and viewing of works yet to be shown
What is the career path of a contemporary artist?
The Art Gallery
April 10, 2019, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Meeting with a gallery owner
Tour of ongoing show
What is the relationship between gallerist, collector and artist?
The corporate Collection
May 8, 2019, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Corporate Collection tour
Meeting with the manager of the Corporate Collection
How and why does a company collect contemporary works of art?
The Private Collection
May 22, 2019, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Meeting with a collector
Discovering of unique art collection
How and why do you become a collector of contemporary art?