AHGSA Symposium – February 7th and 8th

SYMPOSIUM – The conference will kick off with a talk by Eunice Bélidor in the Jarislowsky Institute on Friday, February 7, 2020, at 17:00. The symposium will take place Saturday, February 8, 20202, in the EV Amphitheatre (EV 1.605) starting at 09:00 and closing off at 16:00 with a presentation by keynote speaker, Lindsay Nixon. We… Continue reading AHGSA Symposium – February 7th and 8th

Curating as a Profession

LECTURE – February 22, 3 – 5 pm, Jarislowsky Institute for Studies in Canadian Art, Concordia University, EV 3.711 Nicole Burisch, a former graduate of Concordia’s Art History MA program, is now Assistant Curator, Contemporary Art, National Gallery of Canada. Nicole will be coming to Concordia’s MA thesis seminar to speak about how to develop… Continue reading Curating as a Profession

Danielle Aimée Miles to present at MMFA

LECTURE – STILL QUESTIONING THE “IDEAL”: DISPLAYS OF CLASSICAL ANTIQUITIES IN WESTERN SURVEY MUSEUMS, Wednesday December 11 2019 – 17:30, Concordia University, Maxwell-Cummings Auditorium – 1379-A Sherbrooke Street West. Theme : Arts of One WorldDuration : 1h 30In EnglishLecture by Danielle Aimée Miles, graduate of Concordia University. This presentation will explore the problematic relationship Survey… Continue reading Danielle Aimée Miles to present at MMFA

Early Modern Color Theory

LECTURE – Dr. John Casey, Novembre 21, 2019, 2-3:30 pm, Centre for Expanded Poetics, LB 681, Concordia University. John Casey recently received a PhD from the Department of English at Brown. His work has appeared (or is forthcoming) in Early Modern Culture and ARCADE. Pink is a Kind of Yellow: Making Sense of Early Modern Color and Color Terms Ideas… Continue reading Early Modern Color Theory

Dempsey Bob

LECTURE – Masterclass Thursday, November 14 from 8:30-12:30 am, VA Building, Room 126, Concordia University. Dempsey Bob is an award-winning woodcarver and sculptor, one of the most illustrious representatives of the Northwest Coast Indigenous art. Born to a highly artistic family in 1948, Tahltan-Tlingit artist Dempsey Bob’s success as an artist was perhaps inevitable. He began… Continue reading Dempsey Bob


EVENT – Tuesday, November 19 – Saturday, November 23, 2019, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal. EMERGE is dedicated to contemporary performance, featuring a dozen European and Canadian artists and partici­pants invited to present recent works that, in some way, ad­dress the multidisciplinary direction taken by some of today’s most engaging practices. Dr. Alice Ming Wai… Continue reading EMERGE

Doubt: Modalities of Being and Thinking

7th Edition of the Université de Montréal Arts & Medias Annual Symposium 20 – 22 November 2019 In these times of rapid changes, information appears in such an invasive fashion that it is not always permitted or simply possible to distinguish between what is real and what is fake. Images, which used to vouch for… Continue reading Doubt: Modalities of Being and Thinking

Art & Copyright for Artists & Curators

LECTURE – Thursday, November 4, Visual Collection Repository (VCR), EV 03.307, Concordia University. The VCR is hosting this fascinating talk next Thursday on Art & Copyright by Olivier Charbonneau, a Concordia University librarian whose expertise is copyright law. More information