The exhibitions

Riopelle: The Call of Northern Landscapes and Indigenous Cultures

Riopelle: The Call of Northern Landscapes and Indigenous Cultures

From November 25 2020 to September 12 2021

The MMFA is dedicating a major exhibition to Jean Paul Riopelle, a towering figure in Canadian, Quebec and international modern art. Based on original research, the exhibition explores, the artist’s interest in the North and Indigenous cultures, with nearly 175 works and more than 200 artifacts and archival documents. It sheds new light on the artist’s work during the 1950s and 1970s by retracing the travels and influences that fed his fascination with northern regions and North American Indigenous communities.

Montréal Museum of Fine Arts

Montréal Museum of Fine Arts

514 285-2000 or 1 800 899-MUSE
Schedule
Monday : Closed
Tuesday : 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday : 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.*
Thursday to Sunday : 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
* Please note that on Wendsday between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. only the big exhibitions are accessible.
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