Enhance your experience

Various outreach activities, animations and training programs are available to enhance your experience of the Biennial and its exhibitions. Enjoy the insight of animators and lecturers who will spur reflections and shed new light on the works.

 

Opening party – starting at 10pm

Méduse drop-off area – 561 Saint-Vallier Est st.
In collaboration with Mois Multi

 

 

THE GRAND OPENING TOUR

Join passionate guides on a bus tour to the various Biennial venues. Seize the opportunity to meet and discuss with the artists, curators, and collaborators of Manif d’art 9! Please note that there will be lots of walking on this tour.

February 15

Departure and arrival in front of the Pierre Lassonde Pavilion of the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec

1 pm to 5 pm

Espace Parenthèses, Bibliothèque Monique-Corriveau, Maison Simons — Ste-Foy, Villa Bagatelle, Maison Simons — Vieux-Québec, Maison de la littérature, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, and many other locations to discover…

February 16

Departure and arrival at Méduse (541 Rue Saint-Vallier Est)

1 pm to 5 pm

Regart, Galerie Michel Guimont, Ateliers du Réacteur, Le Lieu, Materia, Galerie des arts visuels, La Chambre Blanche, Galerie 3.

starting at 8 pm

Engramme, La Bande Vidéo, Manif d’art, VU, L’Œil de Poisson.

February 23

Departure and arrival in front of the Pierre Lassonde Pavilion of the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec

1 pm to 7:30 pm

Bibliothèque Aliette-Marchand, Bibliothèque de Neuchâtel, Maison Tessier-Dit-Laplante, Galerie Ni Vu Ni Cornu.

Tickets are limited : $15 per day

Free for Passport holders

For more information or to book tickets 418 524-1917

 

 

Professional Encounters – NEW

The perfect opportunity for curators, artists, programmers and other arts professionals to get to know each other and to develop professional partnerships.

 

Pecha Kucha

ATELIER DE LA MEZZANINE 541 Saint-Vallier Est st. 4th floor #451, Quebec City

February 13 – 5 pm to 7 pm

 

Series of short lectures

VU 550 Côte d’Abraham, Quebec City

February 14 – 9 am to 5 pm

 

CreativeMornings

ATELIER DE LA MEZZANINE

541 Saint-Vallier Est st., 4th floor #451, Quebec City

February 15 – 8 am to 9 am

 

 

Méduse – Group tours

Be sure to join the knowledgeable and friendly guides at the Méduse Cooperative for a tour of the exhibitions presented as part of Manif d’art 9 and Mois Multi 2019. Not part of a group but you’d like to enjoy a guided tour? Check out our scheduled guided tours offered on weekends!

Our guides are available for school, social, corporate, or other groups.
Free upon appointment (groups of 10 minimum)

For information and reservations :

— MICKAËLE COUTURE

PUBLIC.MOISMULTI@MANIFDART.ORG

OR 418 524-7553, EXT. 2

 

 

Curatorial Training Program

In collaboration with the Conseil de la culture des régions de Québec et de Chaudière-Appalaches, Manif d’art is presenting a Curatorial Training Program taught by its internationally renowned guest curator Jonathan Watkins as well as his assistant curator Michelle Drapeau.

 

L’ŒIL DE POISSON – January 26

This activity is part of the Méduse professional week program from January 21 to the 27.

For more information or to book tickets, please contact the Conseil de la culture des régions de Québec et de Chaudière-Appalaches at 418 523-1333.

 

 

MNBAQ – Scheduled Guided tours

Join a guide for a tour of the group exhibition at Manif d’art 9, Small Between the Stars, Large Against the Sky, a title inspired by a Leonard Cohen song. The exhibition offers a reflection on the ties that connect humans to nature, a relationship that is expressed through contemporary artistic creation.

February 20 to April 23

Wednesday at 1:30 pm, 3 pm, and 7 pm

Saturday and Sunday at 1:30 pm and 3 pm

Free with admission tickets. Limited seating.

Ask for tickets at the box office on the day of the event.

 

Group tours

Groups may also book tours (special rates for groups of 15 or more). Reservations required. For information — Laurie Doyon — 418-644-6460, ext. 5541 or reservationgroupes@mnbaq.org

 

Mediaguide

A wealth of additional information on the works exhibited at the MNBAQ as part of Manif d’art 9, the Quebec City Biennial, is available in the Mediaguide. Learn more about the participating artists, their creative approaches, and the works on display.

 

Cultural activities

In addition to your visit, attend lectures or films or take part in creative workshops.

 

 

At Our Partner Venues

 

Maison des métiers d’art de Québec

Artist talk by Polly Apfelbaum

Date to be unveiled

 

Laval University

Artist talk by Oliver Beer

Date to be unveiled

 

Maison Tessier-Dit-Laplante

Workshop with Marie-Fauve Bélanger

Exploration of molding techniques. At this workshop for small groups, teenagers and adults will be invited to make clay molds and to create small colourful sculptures.

March 9 – 9:30 am to noon – Free

To book your tickets – Sophie Lemelin-Guimond – 418 641-6471 or info@sahb.ca

 

 

Art, the Everyday, and Nature – Manif d’art 9 Symposium and Catalogue Launch – NEW

Presented by Manif d’art in collaboration with the Laval University research chair La philosophie dans le monde actuel, the Laval University research chair Canada en Antiquité critique et modernité émergente and the MNBAQ.

Take part in the Manif d’art 9 Symposium! A unique opportunity to listen to renowned speakers from a variety of fields share their thoughts on how art, the everyday, and nature intermingle and relate, as inspired by the art at the Biennial.

 

To book for a group of 10 or more
Mickaële Couture — communications01@manifdart.org
Information — 418 524-1917

Group rates upon request

 

March 22 — 10 am to 7 pm

SALLE MULTI in MNBAQ’s Central Pavilion

Welcoming Reception — 9:30 am

Symposium — 10 am to 5 pm

Lecturers

Aseman Sabet, John K. Grande, Jean-Marc Narbonne, Marie Muracciole, Maxime Coulombe, Nicolas Reeves, Véronique Grenier.

Guided tour of the central exhibition with Michelle Drapeau, Assistant Curator

Manif d’art 9 catalogue cocktail launch — 5 pm to 7 pm

 

March 23 — 9 am

ATELIER DE LA MEZZANINE – MÉDUSE

Philosophy for children, inspired by the theme of the Biennial

 

March 23 — 10:30 am to 5 pm

SALLE MULTI in MNBAQ’s Central Pavilion

Welcoming Reception — 9:30 am

Symposium — 10 am to 5 pm

Guided tour of the exhibitions with Michelle Drapeau, Assistant Curator

Round table with the young curators — 1 pm

Screening of Kelly Reichardt’s film, Certain Women, and discussion with Jason Béliveau — 3 pm to 5 pm

 

Free for Passport holders

Admission per day : $15 adults — $10 students