Peter Doig – Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

No Foreign Lands

Named for the quote by Robert Louis Stevenson, “There are no foreign lands. It is the traveller only who is foreign,” the Peter Doig exhibition at the Musée des beaux-arts is a vibrant glimpse into the colourful life of Trinidad. The Scottish-born artist has lived in Edinburgh, London and Montreal before settling in Trinidad where…Read article >>

JAWS on a Beach Near You

Scotiabank SCENE’s Summer of FREE kicks off at Parc Jean-Drapeau

Who doesn’t like a classic thriller? And who would turn up their nose at a free movie on a beach (with FREE popcorn!)? This Thursday, July 11, at Parc Jean-Drapeau Beach, I’ll be one of the ’70s children heading to Île Ste-Hélène for my dose of retro cinema at sundown. Lucky for me, I’m a…Read article >>

Les Printemps du MAC: Vertige

The chic fundraiser for contemporary art lovers

Once again, it’s that time of year where art lovers dress up, drink champagne, nosh on canapés, listen to great dj beats and admire amazing contemporary art. For its sixth year, Les Printemps du MAC, the annual fundraiser for the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, takes place this Friday, April 19th at 9pm. Tax-deductible tickets…Read article >>