Guest Curator and Artist Explore the Collection of the Musée d’art Contemporain de Montréal


MONTREAL.- A guest curator and a guest artist have explored the reserve collection of the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal to each present their Points of View on the Collection. From the 7,600 works, both have selected a group of some forty pieces presented in two brilliant exhibitions, respectively entitled Blue and Acts of Presence, which will be on view through March 27, 2011. Point of View on the Collection, inaugurated in 2009, is a series of theme-based exhibitions arising out of the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal Collection. For the second and third instalments in the series, the museum has called upon a curator, Marie-Eve Beaupré, and an artist, Manon De Pauw, who each take a look at the Collection. Marie-Eve Beaupré focused on artists interested in the colour blue for perceptual, poetic,