Life… as a Song: Blue Metropolis event October 21 livestreamed; podcasts and videos online now

Blue Metropolis Foundation, with the support of Canadian Heritage, presents Life… as a Song, a bilingual, original performance that brings together contemporary poetry and classic songs from the Quebec and Canadian repertoires. This intimate live event on October 21 at 8 pm at Cabaret Lion d’Or will be livestreamed to Continue Reading

World Mental Health Day | Montreal Artivist’s ‘Cuddle Therapy’ Event & Video to Offer Relief of Pandemic Mental Health Suffering: HUMAN WEIGHTED BLANKET

photo credit: Ali Like Dykstra The unique Human Weighted Blanket project by Montreal-based, British-Canadian artivist Joshua Oliver (a.k.a. Red Jay) that aims to provide relief to pandemic-related mental health suffering. The captivating video component of the project, brought to fruition with the support of the NFB’s Filmmaker Assistance Program, is Continue Reading

COLUM MCCANN IN CONVERSATION WITH ANNE LAGACÉ DOWSON ABOUT HIS NEW NOVEL APEIROGON

Jewish Book Month 2021: An Evening with Colum McCann: “Apeirogon” About this event The JPL presents an online event sponsored by Arlene and Lenny Slepchik and family Colum McCann in conversation with Anne Legacé Dowson about his new novel Apeirogon Irish-born international bestselling author Colum McCann is among the world’s foremost storytellers and Continue Reading

Over 300 artworks in support of mental health! // Parle-moi d’amour starts tomorrow

Credit: Marc Seguin 23rd EDITION OF THE EXHIBITION-AUCTION PARLE-MOI D’AMOUR: FROM RIOPELLE TO DAVID ALTMEJD, OVER 300 ARTWORKS IN SUPPORT OF MENTAL HEALTH MICHEL GOULET AND CAROLINE MONNET LEND THEIR VOICES TO THE CAUSE From September 9 to 23, 2021, the annual exhibition-auction Parle-moi d’amour will be held at UQAM’s Continue Reading