September 3 to 5, 2021
At the very heart of Rencontres, this one-of-a-kind event brings together visitors, artists and the local population for public get-togethers around the subject of creation: open-air screenings, discussions with the artists, guided exhibit tours, and more.
THE TOUR PROGRAM
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2021
4:30 to 6:15 p.m.
Quai des arts Hall | 774 Boulevard Perron
Gabrielle-Bernard-Dubé library (Quai des arts)
Vaste et Vague artist center (Quai des arts)
Dave Heath (1931-2016, Toronto, Ontario), who’s exhibit A dialogue with solitude is presented in Carleton-sur-Mer
Samuel Graveline (Montréal, Québec), in the presence of the artist, who is exhibiting The Sweet Ends in Matapedia
Yves Arcand (Matane, Québec), in the presence of the artist, who is exhibiting Traces at the Battle of the Restigouche National Historic Site in Pointe-à-la-Croix
Screening of the film Terrestres (Earthbound) by Normand Rajotte (duration: 10 minutes), in the presence of the artist
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2021
Carleton-sur-Mer and Paspébiac
Parc des Horizons (municipal beach) | Boulevard Perron
Boardwalk | 3e Rue
Paspébiac Cultural Center | 7 Boulevard Gérard-D.-Levesque Est
VIDEO INSTALLATION VISIT:
Why Should I Stop?, by Leila Zelli (Montreal, Québec), in the presence of the artist
PROJECTIONS AND PRESENTATIONS:
Marie-Claude Gendron, exhibiting Time’s out | Temps fluide in Paspébiac, in the presence of the artist
Claudine Doury (France), presenting Amour in Maria
Chloé Beaulac (Longueuil, Québec), exhibiting The places that inhabit us in New Richmond, in the presence of the artist
Valeria Luongo (Italy/Great Britain), presenting A Sisterhood (a community of nuns) in Bonaventure, in the presence of the artist by videoconference
Maude Arsenault (Montreal, Québec), exhibiting Fabric of self: folded and folded again, 2021 in Percé, in the presence of the artist
Marie-Claude Gendron (Montreal, Québec), in the presence of the artist
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2021
Birthplace of Canada historical site, near Horacio LeBouthillier house | 179 Montée de Wakeham | Gaspé
Birthplace of Canada historical site
PROJECTIONS AND MUSICAL PRESENTATION:
Nele Van Canneyt (Belgium), who will be doing a prerecorded video presentation
Bertrand Carrière (Longueuil, Québec), presenting Sound Mirrors in Petite-Vallée, in the presence of the artist
Renaud Philippe (Québec City, Québec), who is exhibiting Isolation in Chandler, in the presence of the artist
Sven (Montreal, Québec), who is presenting Plongeons in Gaspé, in the presence of the artist and to the sound of a musical performance by Spacey Koala (François Clavet)
The Tournée des artistes is proudly classified level 1 to the Responsible Event Management by the Bureau de la Normalisation du Québec.
For the 2021 edition, waste management and transportation choices were our priorities.
Want to help us?
(Visitors) If possible, come and visit using alternative transportation modes, such as walking, biking or car sharing.
(Participants) Make sure you sort the waste properly, bring along your own reutilisable water bottle / cup or pay a carbon offsetting to a Gaspesian organism (https://sargim.com/service-de-compensation-carbone/)