Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives

From September 14, 2019 to February 2, 2020 Making its North American premiere at the MMFA, this internationally acclaimed exhibition produced by the British Museum reconstructs the lives of six people who lived along the Nile, using an innovative approach that combines the arts and science. Accompanied by digital visualizations and more than 200 objects … Continued



Prismatica is an installation comprised of pivoting prisms more than two metres tall, transforming the space into a giant kaleidoscope. The prisms are made of panels laminated with a dichroic film that transmits and reflects every colour in the visible spectrum, varying with the position of the light source and the observer. The prisms are … Continued



The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts is presenting the very first exhibition on the work of French creator Thierry Mugler. Initiated, produced and circulated by the MMFA, this retrospective reveals the multiple worlds of this irrepressible artistic figure – at once visionary couturier, director, photographer and perfumer – by revisiting his prêt-à-porter and haute couture … Continued


Chagall | Colour and Music

Chagall: Colour and Music is the biggest Canadian exhibition ever devoted to Marc Chagall (1887-1985).



SEPTEMBER 8 TO OCTOBER 8, 2016 : Ceramics Exhibition The Guild is proud to present the exhibition DE NOIR ET DE BLANC which will bring together the work of two great Quebec ceramicists, JANINE PARENT and PATRICK LE BLOND, from September 8 to October 8, 2016. The idea came naturally to unite under one roof, … Continued


Orign’Art Project puts the Museum Quarter in a turmoil!

The moose’s sculptures have become a symbol of the Museum Quarter : The recent transformation of the 8 sculptures bordering Sherbrooke Street was recently realized by famed Montreal’s artist Linda Rutenberg, who revitalized the moose with a vibrant interplay of colourful floral themes. The Orign’Art’s Project started in 2008 to promote a dialogue through art, … Continued


THE MMFA’S BOUTIQUE & BOOKSTORE: Presenting Italian Pottery!

These reproductions of terracotta vases and pitchers from Pompeii are handmade by Bettini Germano of Italy. Purchase one or more and find the discount coupon hidden within each one. A special deal you won’t want to miss! Every Wednesday, save 50% or more on Museum publications from previous exhibitions!  


Exhibition at the MMFA’S Boutique & Bookstore

THE MMFA’S BOUTIQUE & BOOKSTORE The Boutique and Bookstore is pleased to host John A. Schweitzer’s exhibition Vallum Hadrianus, Hadrian’s Wall, in connection with the Pompeii exhibition. On view until September 5 in the display window on Level 1 of the Jean-Noël Desmarais Pavilion.


Quartier du Musée lives with music!

The Quartier du Musée lives with Jazz and Bresilian music for summer 2016! Please come and enjoy music on our nice terraces each Thursday and Friday (7:00pm to 8:30pm) from July, 7th until August, 26th.


The Guild – New exhibition!

LAND InSIGHTS and the MONTREAL FIRST PEOPLES FESTIVAL present PULPE FICTION SYLVAIN RIVARD July 14 to September 3, 2016 Presented by LAND InSIGHTS in the context of the MONTREAL FIRST PEOPLES FESTIVAL, The Guild is proud to present PULPE FICTION, the latest exhibition by artist SYLVAIN RIVARD. The artworks by this multidisciplinary French Canadian and … Continued