1. I created my own public art crawl..and so can you!!

    Date 06 Feb 2017
    By: Ann Cernek  Last fall, Catherine LaRivière wrote an article about the role that public art plays in breaking social barriers and shaping the city’s identity. The streets of Montréal are filled with public art, and even the shortest of walks reveal the creativity of the city, whether through a…

  2. Sunsets Make Me Uncomfortable

    Date 05 Feb 2017
    By: Kennedy Rooke Graphic by Erika Kindsfather When I was a kid I had six of my adult teeth removed. Three sessions, two teeth each time. Each time I nervously entered the dentist’s office waiting for the inevitable prick of the needle four times in my mouth, and then a…

  3. Pussyhats: Identity Politics and Political Art

    Date 01 Feb 2017
    by Sylvie Schwartz Angela Peoples holding sign at Women’s March on Washington. Photo by Kevin Banatte, obtained via The Root. via Getty Images/ Glamour When people gathered at Women’s Marches around the world on Saturday, January 21, many of them were wearing pink pussyhats. According to the project’s website, these handmade, rectangular…

  4. So, you wanna be an art nerd?

    Date 01 Feb 2017
    by Catherine LaRivière Well, perhaps you’re currently finding yourself in the situation that you want to look like you know things about art when you go to museums, and in this case our girl Kennedy has got your back. But maybe you’re grappling with a deep-set existential crisis that has…

  5. Centerfold: A conversation space for local young artists.

    Date 30 Jan 2017
    by Aimée Tian Centerfold is a Montréal based art initiative founded in 2015 by a group of university students: Nadim El-Asmar, Adam Rutledge, Sandro Papais, and Brittne Potter. Describing themselves as a grassroots, community-driven organization, Centerfold aims to deconstruct traditional conceptions upheld by art institutions and provide opportunities for local artists

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