Mathieu Valade Manifeste, 2015
Like a trailer for a science fiction film, this installation presents some of the great artistic events of the modern era, inviting viewers to play an active role, to be more critical and curious about the precepts governing our society.
The artist would like to thank Laurie-Anne Dufour Guérin.
Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, pavillon Pierre Lassonde
179, Grande Allée Ouest
February 17 to March 14
Tuesday to Sunday – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday – 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Opening – February 17, 5 p.m.
Mathieu Valade has a bachelor’s degree from Université du Québec in Montréal and a master’s from Université Laval. His work has been shown in many solo and group exhibitions, in particular in Canada, Brazil, France and Bosnia and Herzegovina. The artist has also made public works of art in different towns in Quebec. His work is in several private and public collections including that of the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec and the Musée d’art contemporain de Baie-Saint-Paul. Mathieu Valade is represented by Galerie 3 (Quebec City).