2019 - 2020 Programming

Window exhibition: Sign Here for Delivery

Maeve Doyle (MTL), Hannah Materne (MTL)
July 08, 2019 to August 07, 2019
Sign Here for Delivery is an installation containing a group of richly detailed, abstract art objects atop a palette. Wrapped for delivery, the load is stuck with ‘official’ stickers, and 'sign here' papers appear on the vitrine window. The objects fly off, are too loosely bound, and... {read more}


La Friche, Mile-End

Angela Marsh (QC)
August 19, 2019 to August 25, 2019
La Friche, Mile-End is an evolution of Angela Marsh’s ongoing artistic investigation into our urban wild spaces, which entails the creation of a new “tapestry”, an artistic weed-seed bank, for which small wild plant and small human artefact fragments are collected from local urban... {read more}


Call for projects: Montreal Monochrome VII

August 30, 2019
CALL FOR PROJECTS: Artists, cultural workers, researchers and community organizers   Montreal Monochrome VII Oct 17-19, 2019    Deadline: August 30, 2019 Send submissions to outreach@articule.org    “If it’s attention (deciding what to pay attention to) that... {read more}


Magic Lantern VII

August 30, 2019
Doors: 6:30 pm Show: 7pm Come gather with us for Magic Lantern's seventh run where 19 artists with the audience witness together unedited, unrevealed work that neither the public nor the artists have seen before. Magic Lantern is a one-night only event that plays on old kindred gatherings around the... {read more}


VIVA! Art Action 2019

Kamissa Ma Koïta (MTL), Nezaket Ekici (BLN)
September 25, 2019 to September 28, 2019
The 7th edition of the biennal festival VIVA! Art Action (Sept 25-28, 2019), taking place at Ateliers Jean Brillant, provides the public with an accessible and convivial context in which to encounter performance art in its most striking and avant-garde forms. See the full proramming here. This... {read more}


Salon Dansant

TS Ellise, Faiz Abhuani
October 11, 2019
All ages welcome.   Join us for an early dance party with DJ sets by TS Ellise & Faiz Abhuani.    "The fact remains that there is no history of dance. Therefore the inappropriable, the matrix element flickering in continuous cuts, calls for rupture. Earthquake... {read more}


Montreal Monochrome VII: Recalibrations

Cinema Politica, Kara Crabb, Rap Battles for Social Justice, Anne-Audrey Remarais, Awa Banmana, Kamissa Ma Koïta
October 17, 2019 to October 19, 2019
    All events are free and open to all and take place at articule   THURSDAY OCTOBER 17 7PM - 9PM  CINEMA POLITICA: DOCUMENTARY FUTURISM Screening at articule Cinema Politica’s The Next 150: Documentary Futurism project seeks to usher in a new kind of... {read more}


KINE-POETICS/CINÉ-POÉTIQUES: Queer & Trans Music As a Means of Survival

Stephanie Creaghan, Nat Navi, Lees Brenson + Mitch Westcott (Dregqueen)
October 23, 2019 to October 31, 2019
During this research residency Stephanie Creaghan, Nat Navi, and Lees Brenson and Mitch Westcott (Dregqueen) will highlight the power of collaboration, inter-support and music through performance, video and sculpture. The open studio hours are from 3pm to 5pm, each day of the residency.  The... {read more}


The Sisters' Fart Corner

Sarah Mihara Creagen (NYC)
November 09, 2019 to December 08, 2019
The Sisters’ Fart Corner presents a body of drawings and comics that explicitly explores Creagen’s mixed-race Japanese-Canadian heritage and investigates areas of representation (contemporary/historical art, and medical) connected to women’s bodies in sex and sexual health.   Born... {read more}


Call for Submissions: 2020-2021

December 09, 2019
  DEADLINE: DECEMBER 9, 2019, 11:59PM EST articule launches its call for proposals for the next year and invites local, national and international artists, artists’ collectives, art institutions and curators interested in establishing a dialogue with contemporary art and the centre to submit... {read more}


MONITOR 13: Dance on my head and scratch my heart

Faraz Anoushahpour & Parastoo Anoushahpour, Rehana Zaman, Nazli Dinçel, Michelle Williams Gamaker, August Fröhls, Weeda Azim, Oliver Husain, Ronald Rose-Antoinette
December 11, 2019
7:00PM Co-presented by SAVAC and Cinema Politica In partnership with the EAHR Concordia (Ethnocultural Art Histories Research Group) and EAHR|Media CISSC Working Group, Concordia University.   A discussion will follow the screening with curator Sharlene Bamboat and artist Swapnaa... {read more}


When the Mountains Move

Amanda Ruiz Méndez (MTL)
February 08, 2020 to March 08, 2020
Opening reception: February 7, 7:00 PM Performance "International Gathering of Women-Mountains": February 22, 3:00 PM When the Mountains Move is a material based research-exhibition that develops from the study of the indigenous Mexican Zapatista movement as a living example of resistance... {read more}


Survey: Our upcoming move

February 14, 2020
Click here for the survey   Hello everyone, We are seeking your help with a major decision about the future of articule - we are moving! For a variety of reasons, including accessibility, the future vision of the centre, the lack of office space and the changing neighbourhood, articule is looking... {read more}



March 17, 2020
Dear articule members and community,   With COVID-19 being declared a pandemic, we want to assure you that the safety of our members, artists, staff, volunteers and the public is our priority.   All our activities and programming are cancelled until May. This includes:   - Art Matters... {read more}


[CANCELLED] What is nature?

Camille Huang, Magali Alanis Rodriguez-Beaudoin, Joshua Jensen, Michelle Caron-Pawlowsky, Elisabeth Perrault, Colin Courtney, Tristan Lajarrige, David Durham
March 17, 2020 to March 21, 2020
Exhibition hours: 12:00 - 6:00 PM Vernissage: Sat. March 21, 7:00 - 10:00 PM What is nature? presents artworks that reveal the plurality of cultural and personal conceptions of the environment. Through photography, painting, dance, and spatial installations, the artists consider their own relationship... {read more}


[CANCELLED] Unboxed / Déballé (articule past and present)

articule members / membres:, Garfield Morgan, seeley quest, Joyce Joumaa, Annik St-Arnaud , Kathryn Delaney , Jay Bosse, arkadi lavoie lachapelle, Gabriel Dorais, Fernando Belote, kimura byol-nathalie lemoine, Jennifer Wiley-Vallerand, Samuel Garrigó Meza
April 04, 2020 to April 12, 2020
2020 will be articule’s fortieth anniversary. When articule was founded, it belonged to “the network of parallel galleries,” which became today’s artist-run centres.  This year’s members’ show invited members past and present of articule to explore the archives of... {read more}



Michael Eddy (MTL)
May 08, 2020 to May 10, 2020
LOCATION: Ste-Thérèse de l'Enfant-Jésus, 8200 rue St-Hubert (entrance of bazaar on rue Mistral), Montreal, H2P 1Z2 HOURS:  Friday May 8, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm; Saturday May 9, 9:00 am - 7:00 pm; Sunday May 10, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Credos is a series... {read more}


Tape 158: New Documents from the Archives

Kandis Friesen (CHI)
May 16, 2020 to June 14, 2020
Tape 158: New Documents from the Archives is an interdisciplinary installation working through multiple temporalities, architectural montage, and experimental narrative collage. Taking form in text, sculpture, large-scale print, and multi-channel video, the exhibition builds itself into a shifting archival... {read more}


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