December 19, 2018

Interview with Françoise Sullivan

Watch here the interview with Françoise Sullivan in the 24/60 by Anne-Marie Dussault. 

December 6, 2018 – February 3, 2019

Bertrand Carrière at Cinémathèque

After a year of residency at the Cinémathèque, Bertrand Carrière presents the exhibition Tout ceci est impossible

December 1, 2018

Serge Clément, le photographe des livres

Jérôme Delgado sign a paper about Serge Clément's exhibition at Occurence. (in french) 

November 16 – December 21, 2018

Serge Clément at Occurence

From November 16 to December 21, Occurence presents Archipel, an exhibition by Serge Clément currated by Zoé Tousignant. 

Opening and launch of the monograph Archipel: Friday, November 16 at 5 p.m.

November 14, 2018

Retrospective exhibition by Jean-Sébastien Denis

Maison de la culture Claude-Léveillée in Villeray presents Abstraction / Abstractions, a retrospective exhibition of Jean-Sébastien Denis from November 14, 2018 to January 13, 2019. 

Opening: Wednesday, November 14 at 5:30 p.m. 

November 6, 2018

Louise Robert participates to a fundraising campaign

Louise Robert participates to the 2018 fundraising campaign of Archives gay du Québec. For each $50, you will have a ticket for the drawing of the work as well as a receipt for tax purposes.

October 27, 2018

Françoise Sullivan in La Presse +

An article about Françoise Sullivan signed by Éric Clément in La Presse +

October 26 – 29, 2018

Art Toronto 2018

Meet us at Art Toronto from October 26 to 29. 

We will be at booth C19 with David Nash's work and booth S2 with Louis-Philippe Côté's work. 

October 20 – 21, 2018

Launch of a new publication by Michel Goulet

A publication around the Confidents by Michel Goulet at Palais-Royal Garden will be officially launched in Quebec as part of the fair Volume 1 (L'art et le livre) in Montréal.

The event will be held at Société des arts technologiques on October 20 and 21. This book will be presented by Sagamie Center.

October 19, 2018

Françoise Sullivan: une vie en mouvements

Read an article about Françoise Sullivan and her retrospective exhibition at Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal in Le Métro.  

(In french) 

October 18, 2018

Last exhibition at the MAC before its transformation

Avant de fermer pour rénovation, le Musée d'art Contemporain propose 3 dernières expositions, dont une exposition rétrospective de Françoise Sullivan.

October 10, 2018

2018 Desjardins Award

Congratulations to Bertrand Carrière, the 2018 recipient of the Desjardins Award from Conseil des arts de Longueuil. This award highlights the remarkable work of an artist from Longueuil.

October 9, 2018

À l'affiche

Arprim, in partnership with UQAM, presents the new edition of À l'affiche project featuring 2 silkscreen by Yann Pocreau.

Launch evening: October 9, 2018 at 6 p.m.

October 4, 2018

"Refus global : 70 ans" seen by Éric Clément.

Éric Clément sign a paper in La Presse about the exhibition around Refus global manifesto presented at Espce musée Québecor

October 2, 2018

Refus global at Quebecor

Québecor invites you, from October 2, 2018 to January 9, 2019, to the exhibition dedicated to Refus global, which is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year. Galerie Simon Blais is proud to have participated in project.

Québecor, Espace musée: 612 St-Jacques Street, Montreal


September 27, 2018

Yann Pocreau at Université de Montréal

The exhibition Merveilles célestes - Bettina Forget and Yann Pocreau presents the work by the two artists following the creation residency created by the Université de Montréal Exhibition Center in collaboration with the Mont-Mégantic Observatory and the Exoplanets Research Institute.

Exhibition: from September 27 to December 15.

September 26, 2018

Launch of "Joie"

On September 26, at 6 p.m., Galerie Simon Blais and Éditions Roselin invite you to the launch of Joie, an artist’s book celebrating the 70th anniversary of the publication of the Refus global manifesto. The book includes an etching by Françoise Sullivan. 

At the beginning of the night, one randomly selected guest will receive a copy of the artist's book.

September 22, 2018

Barbares et toujours actuels, les Poèmes de Jean McEwen

Jérôme Delgado sign a paper in Le Devoir about Jean McEwen's exhibition, Poèmes barbares.

September 20 – November 17, 2018

Françoise Sullivan exhibition in Toronto

The modern.toronto, a museum dedicated to abstract art, presents an exhibition of works by Françoise Sullivan from september 20 to November 17, 2018.

Opening: September 20

September 15 – December 31, 2018

Serge Clement in Beauvais, France

Serge Clément's work is exhibited in a group show in Beauvais, France, as part of the 15th edition of the Photaumnales festival, which takes place from September 15th to December 31st.

September 15, 2018

Friends of Place Marcelle-Ferron

Some members of the Friends of Place Marcelle-Ferron in Outremont explain what the organization does and talks about the major artist Marcelle Ferron.

September 13 – December 1, 2018

Catherine Farish in England

Catherine Farish is representing Canada in a commerative exhibition marking the centenary of World War I. This exhibition opens on September 13th and runs until December 1st, 2018 at the Swindon Museum and Art Gallery in Wiltshire, England. The exhibition is part of a touring collaborative project called Cicatrix.

September 8 – October 28, 2018

Exhibition hall named Denis Juneau at Verdun

The Maison de la culture de Verdun is presenting a look back at the career of Denis Juneau, whose indefatigable explorations of new visual vocabularies left their mark on the history of Québec art. The Maison’s Quai 5160 exhibition hall now bears his name. 

Talk on Wednesday, October 3. 

September 6, 2018

Letter from Jérémie McEwen to his father, Jean McEwen

Jérémie McEwen / Photo : Radio-Canada - Mathieu Arsenault

On the occasion of the exhibition about Jean McEwen, shown at the gallery until October 6, Jérémie McEwen, artist's son, write a letther to his father. 

August 11, 2018

La Bête-à-Séguin

Photo: Olivier Pontbriand, La Presse

Read this article and find out why La Bête-à-Séguin cheese will fund artists' residences

August 3 – 30, 2018

Serge Clément in a group show

Art session Mtl proposes Diversité / Diversity, an exhibition that will be held at Occurence gallery and where Serge Clément's work will be shown alongside works by Iain Baxter, André Fournelle, Peter Gnass, Christian Kiopini, Danielle Lamontagne, Jocelyn Philibert, Serge Tousignant and Beaudoin Wart.

June 23, 2018

Be read in Le Devoir

In Le Devoir, Jérome Delgado talks about Julie Ouellet's new exhibition at Maison de la culture Frontenac. 

June 20, 2018

New video !

Éliane Excoffier talks about Nightlife, her most recent exhibition.

June 16, 2018

Nightlife by Éliane Excoffier in Le Devoir


Marie-Eve Charron sign a paper about the exhibition Nightlife by Éliane Excoffier

To read in Le Devoir

June 16, 2018

"Tensions à l'oeuvre chez Jacques Hurtubise"

As part of our exhibition 1963-1972, une décénie haute en couleur, Nicolas Mavrikakis highlights the originality of Jacques Hurtubise's approach in Le Devoir

June 14 – August 26, 2018

Julie Ouellet's end-of-master exhibition

New exhibition by Julie Ouellet at Maison de la culture Frontenac from June 14 to August 26.

June 14, 2018

Mathieu Lefèvre

Galerie Simon Blais is pleased to announce that it now represents Mathieu Lefèvre (1981–2011).

June 13, 2018

Ordre national du Québec

Photo : Hugo-Sébastien Aubert, La Presse

Michel Goulet is one of the 34 personnalities who received the Ordre national du Québec. 

May 31 – June 3, 2018

Isabelle Guimond at the Art Faire of Québec

Don't miss the Foire en Art Actuel de Québec at Jésuites church where you can see Isabelle Guimond's works.

May 26 – July 21, 2018

Rita Letendre exhibits at YYZ

YYZ present an exhibition by Rita Letendre from May 26 to July 21. 

May 23 – June 23, 2018

Jessica Peters in New York

Photo : Nancy Margolis Gallery

Nancy Margolis Gallery from New York presents an exhibition by Jessica Peters from May 24 to June 23.

May 17, 2018

A new public art by Michel Goulet

On May 17 at 4.30 p.m. will be the inauguration of A.C.C.U.E.I.L.L.O.N.S., the new public art by Michel Goulet at Collège Ahuntsic. 

April 30, 2018

A new artist !

We are pleased to announce that Galerie Simon Blais now represents the artist Isabelle Guimond

April 17, 2018

Sobey Art Award

Congratulation Yann Pocreau ! He is one of the longlisted artists for the Sobey Art Award

March 19, 2018

A conversation with Rita Letendre

At the Art Gallery of Ontario
Rita Letendre, Tabori, 1976, Acrylique sur toile, 86,5 x 122 cm. Don de Marie A. Dunseith, 1983. © 2017 AGO.

Watch this conversation with Rita Letendre whitin the context of her exhibition at the AGO, Fire & Light

March 16, 2018

"Jean-Paul Jérôme : La couleur, la lumière, la forme" movie premiere

As part of the FIFA programmation

See the movie at Canadian Centre for Architecture – Paul-Desmarais theatre. 

March 16 at 5:45 p.m. or 8:45 p.m.

Tickets available on FIFA's web site.

March 15 – May 15, 2018

An exhibition by Serge Clément at Cinémathèque québécoise

Following a residency at the Cinémathèque, Serge Clément presents the exhibition Escale Cinéma from March 15 to May 15.

March 13, 2018

A new art work by Yann Pocreau

Jacques Nadeau, Le Devoir

An article in Le Devoir talk about Yann Pocreau's public art project. 

March 13, 2018

Yann Pocreau's new project in La Presse

A paper by Eric Clément in La Presse talk about the new sculptur by Yann Pocreau whom will be in Vieux-Port. 

February 28, 2018

We talk about our exhibition Vacation-Work Program

Pierre Durette, Enfants Sauvages, 2016

A paper by Angès Gaudet about our exhibition Vacation-Work Program, as part of a collaboration with Montréal’s Art Souterrain Festival

February 23 – April 1, 2018


Photo : Péio Eliceiry

—Michelle Bui, Anthony Burnham, Louis-Philippe Côté, Péio Eliceiry, Pascal Gingras, Wanda Koop, Nicolas Lachance

APPAREILLAGE is part of the Inventing Risk programming, which invites us to reconsider the way we make art and the way we think the image.

February 16 – May 6, 2018

Michel Campeau - Life Before Digital

At McCord Museum

Don't miss out the exhibition Michel Campeau - Life Before Digital at McCord Museum from February 16 to May 6. 

February 14 – March 24, 2018

Jean-Sébastien Denis at Victoriaville

Photo: Instagram of Jean-Sébastien Denis

Jean-Sébastien Denis transform the Centre d'art Jacques-et-Michel-Auger of Victoriaville. See his exhibition from Febuary 14 to March 24. 

January 24, 2018

New video

Watch a video on the Jean Paul Riopelle exhibitions

January 13, 2018

A text about Michel Goulet in La Tribune

Crédit photo : Spectra Média, Stéphanie Vallières

La Tribune publish an article about Michel Goulet's exhibition, Donner du sens au banal at Galerie d'art du Centre culturel de l'Université de Sherbrooke. 

January 13, 2018

Interview with Michel Campeau in Le Devoir

Le Devoir publish an interview titled Michel Campeau, le photographe devenu collectionneur. 

January 11 – 21, 2018

Exhibition "Pour un instant"

Yann Pocreau takes part of the exhibition Pour un instant at Fonderie Darling presented by Guy Rodrigue. 

From January 11 to 21, 2018

December 15, 2017 – August 19, 2018

Thats how the light gets in

Works by Rita LetendreYann Pocreau and Marc Séguin are include in the exhibition Thats how the light gets in at the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal

Image: Image : Cathédrale by Yann Pocreau

December 5, 2017 – May 18, 2018

An exhibition by Françoise Sullivan at Quebecor

The exhibition Françoise Sullivan, la couleur tombée du ciel is presented at the Québecor head officice's Espace musée. 

November 25, 2017 – June 4, 2018

Marcelle Ferron at Baie-Saint-Paul

Musée d'art contemporain de Baie-Saint-Paul presents Méfie-toi du blanc, an exhibition by Marcelle Ferron, curated by René Viau. 

October 26, 2017 – April 1, 2018

Yann Pocreau's exhibition is on tour in Montreal

Yann Pocreau's exhibition Patrimoines is now on tour in Montreal after being presented at the Galerie de l'UQAM.

See this exhibition at the Galerie Les Trois C from October 27 to November 25, at Maison de la Cutlure Mercier from January 13 to February 18, 2018 and at Maison de la culture Pointe-Aux-Trembles from February 24 to April 1, 2018.