Exceptionally this year, Rencontres on Tour is being replaced by Rencontres on the Web, which is posting interviews, art videos and archival photographs on line from August 21st to September 21st, 2020. Here’s an overview of the programming.

Art videos

Presentation of art videos by artists participating in the 11th edition of Rencontres and by a photographer who carried out an artist’s residency in Québec in 2019, Elena Perlino.

Excerpt from the video Deployment
Direction: Emmanuelle Léonard

Excerpt from the video Stem
Direction and music: Nelly-Eve Rajotte

Direction: Frédéric Dubois and Marco del Pra’

Interwoven Roots
Original idea: Mélissa Lefebvre / Photographs: Joannie Lafrenière / Direction: Paul Tom

Excerpts from Nomad Conversations
Direction: Elena Perlino

Presentation of the 2020 artists

Short videos on the artists of the 11th edition of Rencontres
Direction: Émilie B. Guérette

Empreintes… dix ans de Rencontres

While waiting for the publication of the work Empreintes… dix ans de Rencontres, scheduled for autumn 2020, we offer a look back at three outstanding exhibitions staged at Rencontres and featuring residents of the Gaspé Peninsula.

Chandler, les portraits en papier
Dan Bergeron, Toronto, Ontario
Chandler, 2011

Journal de la Stone (1965-2015), New Richmond
Guillaume D. Cyr, Québec City, Québec
New Richmond, 2016

Jean-François Bérubé, Montréal, Québec, and Sophie Jean, Rimouski, Québec
Carleton-sur-Mer, 2011, and Cap-Chat, 2012

Crédit photo (haut de page): Marco del Pra’, Atterwasch