Family time at the museum! Discover a forest of Grimms’ fairy tales, dress up as wolf, as mouse or as fox and discover mysterious objects... An immersive exhibition realized in association with the artist Vicky Sabourin.
Vanitas art in the MNBAQ collection
Découvrez des œuvres de différentes époques dont la particularité est de faire réfléchir sur l’aspect transitoire de notre présence en ce monde. Des œuvres qui évoquent le passage du temps, les cycles immuables et la disparition.
Carl Trahan. Because There is Night
MNBAQ Contemporary Art Award
See the first solo exhibition of Carl Trahan in a museum.
The fabulous destiny of the paintings of the Abbés Desjardins
This exhibition in 2017 highlights the bicentennial of the arrival in Canada of some 200 paintings done by renowned artists in the 17th and 18th centuries. These paintings, confiscated during the French Revolution and reunited by clergyman Philippe-Jean-Louis Desjardins.
Discover the photographer Philippe Halsman (1906-1979), specialist of portrait and photo report. Meet the personalities of the 20th century: Alfred Hitchcock, Duke Ellington, Marilyn Monroe, Richard Nixon, Albert Einstein, just to name a few!
The Art of the Miniature
Selection from the Brousseau Inuit Art Collection
Come to admire the beauty of the miniatures of the collection Raymond Brousseau, presented in a family space!
Manif d'art 8 - The Québec City Biennial
The Art of Joy
Explore the notion of joy. Not in pure illustrations of the concept, but rather in the expression of its multiple facets. What will result is a tension between joy and its opposite, between its radiant side and its reverse, darker side?
On a Large Scale
To celebrate both the opening of the Pierre Lassonde pavilion and the vitality of the contemporary arts scene in Québec, this inaugural exhibition will pay tribute to one of the most influential and representative art practices: installation.