CARPE VITRUM | 2023 Graduates’ exhibition

From June 8 through September 1, 2023, the Espace VERRE gallery will present CARPE VITRUM the exhibition featuring the works of the 32nd group of graduates of the fine craft – glass option programme offered in collaboration with the Cégep du Vieux Montréal. Following three years of studying, discovering, and exploring the various glass art [...]

By |2023-05-26T14:17:24-04:00May 26th, 2023|exhibition, news|0 Comments

Place your bids!

Be sure not to miss Espace VERRE’s very first online auction! In conjunction with the Brique & Tonic benefit cocktail, the auction is open to all. From April 20 through May 4, you are invited to support the only Québécois non-profit glass arts organization by biding on works created by local glass artists: Catherine Benoit [...]

By |2023-04-21T11:46:09-04:00April 21st, 2023|exhibition, news|0 Comments

The co-presidents of the Brique & Tonic benefit cocktail

The Espace VERRE team is proud to introduce the co-presidents of its Brique & Tonic benefit cocktail, Michèle Lapointe and Diane Gistal. Two exceptional Montreal personalities whose remarkable artistic and community involvement is a true source of inspiration. Michèle Lapointe A seasoned glass artist, Michèle Lapointe has had many achievements in the field of art [...]

By |2023-04-06T12:48:09-04:00April 6th, 2023|exhibition, news|0 Comments

Caroline Ouellette | La certitude l’écho

From April 13 through May 19, 2023, the Espace VERRE gallery will present La certitude de l’écho an exhibition featuring the works of Caroline Ouellette. The theme of the exhibition was ignited from the term [Stargazer] used when a baby is positioned with its back to the mother's spine during childbirth, a poetic way of suggesting [...]

By |2023-04-04T10:04:30-04:00April 3rd, 2023|exhibition, news|0 Comments

Lisanne Lachance | Dentelles de soi

From February 16 through March 31, 2023, the Espace VERRE gallery will present Dentelles de soi a solo exhibition featuring the works of Lisanne Lachance. Laces of glass and of light, objects simultaneously delicate and solid, crystallised by a sensual and poignant delicacy. Dentelles de soi is an ode to the multiple facets of her identity [...]

By |2023-02-02T08:48:03-05:00February 2nd, 2023|exhibition, news|0 Comments

Holiday Enchantment Pop-Up

From November 10 through December 23, 2022, the Espace VERRE gallery will present Holiday Enchantment, our annual pop-up show. In our gallery-boutique, you will find many seasonal gifts that will please everyone on your nice list such as: contemporary vases in unique colours and forms, bowls and glasses to receive your guests around your festive [...]

By |2022-10-31T10:24:33-04:00October 31st, 2022|exhibition, news|0 Comments

Elena Lee’s 41 years of Canadian studio glass

The first glass art gallery in Canada, Galerie Elena Lee has specialized in the exhibition and thepromotion of contemporary Canadian sculptural glass for over 40 years. The Gallery's numerous activities, combined with the exceptional talent of its artists, helped to establish a solid reputation of excellence which now spreads beyond the city of Montreal and [...]

By |2022-11-04T14:41:26-04:00October 3rd, 2022|exhibition, news|0 Comments

Élisabeth Marier | Traces

From September 15 through October 30, 2022, the Espace VERRE gallery will present the exhibition Traces featuring the glassworks of Élisabeth Marier. Artist, poet and experienced glass artist, Élisabeth finds her inspiration from the mysterious logic of the cosmos and the quantum randomness of the universe. Her glass tableaus merge colors, textures and poetry, all [...]

By |2022-09-01T11:00:57-04:00September 1st, 2022|exhibition, news|0 Comments

Greetings from Christian Poulin

Greetings, A few days before my departure, I am pleased to send you this short message. During my functions of these passed 22 years, I have rubbed shoulders with many genuine glass art enthusiasts. This special bond that connects me to the glass realm was formed because of the collaboration and creativity of many students, [...]

By |2022-08-12T16:18:20-04:00August 12th, 2022|exhibition, news|0 Comments

A Change of Director

We are announcing with great emotion the departure of our Executive Director Christian Poulin. After 22 years of contribution to our studio-school, he is retiring from his duties to navigate towards new adventures. Christian took the helm in the early 2000s. Two decades later, Espace VERRE has established itself in the fine crafts and glass [...]

By |2022-06-30T14:09:26-04:00June 30th, 2022|exhibition, news|0 Comments