Volume 1 MTL
ARCMTL presents VOLUME 1 MTL : ART AND THE BOOK, Montreal’s first annual conference and fair devoted to books on art and artists’ books. The first edition of this conference will take place from October 15 to 21 2018 in various locations in Montreal, ending with an art book fair on October 20 and 21 at the Société des arts technologiques (SAT). Applications for tables for the fair are now open here.
VOLUME 1 has been a long time coming ! After New York, Toronto and Vancouver, Montreal will finally have its own Art Book Fair and conference. VOLUME 1 will present works and programming in both English and French, including artists and publishers from all over Canada, the US and elsewhere.
Le Divan Orange is a co-operative cultural space, opened in 2004 by a collective of people who had previously been involved in the co-op Café Utopique that operated in the 2000s on Ste-Catherine near Berri (now L’Escalier.) Occupying a large shoebox type ground floor that housed a few different bars since the 80s, prior to which it had been a retail location. The name was chosen from the orange divanContinue Reading >
In March 2017, we celebrated Distroboto’s Sweet Sixteen with a concert at Casa del Popolo, where the project was born in January 2001. L’expérience Distroboto est étroitement liée à la culture indépendante montréalaise et a été un succès dès ses débuts. Seize ans plus tard, les machines ont vendu plus de 100 000 œuvres réalisées par plus de 1200 artistes locaux et internationaux ! Pour souligner cet important anniversaire, durantContinue Reading >