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Remembering Gérald

On se souviendra assurément de la réflexion d’un jeune cycliste sherbrookois émerveillé devant des néons lumineux dans le ciel : « C’est comme une poésie dans la ville. »* Montreal, April 16, 2019 – On April 5, Gérald Collard passed away from cancer at the age of 60. A true neon master, Gérald will be forever remembered as [...]

By |2019-04-18T07:57:34-04:00April 18th, 2019|Non classé|0 Comments

Susan Edgerley wins the 2019 Saidye Bronfman Award

Canada's foremost distinction for excellence in the fine crafts Montreal, February 13, 2019 – The 2019 national Saidye Bronfman Award has been attributed to glass artist Susan Edgerley. Chosen by a jury of peers composed of Canadian craftspeople, the award is bestowed following a vigorous evaluation of all aesthetic aspects of a body of work, including [...]

By |2019-02-14T15:46:10-04:00February 14th, 2019|news|0 Comments

Mélanie Pageau | Épanchements

Vernissage on February 21, 2019, at 6 p.m. Montreal, February 5, 2019 - From February 21 until May 17, 2019, the Espace VERRE Gallery presents Épanchements, an exhibition featuring Mélanie Pageau's newest works. By exploring the many facets of glass, the artist gives a new purpose to antique furniture while revealing a glimpse of their [...]

By |2019-02-08T13:48:38-04:00February 8th, 2019|exhibition, news|0 Comments

The 25 YRS OF FUSION catalogue

The beautiful exhibition catalogue from Fusion's silver jubilee celebration is available at Espace VERRE for $25  plus tax. The perfect way to commemorate the creations of 58 glass artists that kickstarted their artistic careers thanks to our business incubator, from its foundation in 1993 to its 25th anniversary in 2018.  Curated by Susan Edgerley, the 25 [...]

By |2019-02-08T13:40:08-04:00February 8th, 2019|news|0 Comments

Michèle Lapointe receives the 2018 Jean-Marie-Gauvreau Award

Montreal, December 11, 2018 – On December 6, the Conseil des métiers d’art du Québec presented the 2018 Jean-Marie-Gauvreau Award to artist Michèle Lapointe for her exceptional work entitled Mettre la tête où l’on pense. Composed of 13 blown and deflated glass elements displayed alongside large-scale photographs, the installation is a visual interpretation of the novel Carapace by Québécois author [...]

By |2019-02-07T16:10:16-04:00February 7th, 2019|news|0 Comments

25 YRS OF FUSION // part 2/2 objects + design

Vernissage on November 15, 2018 at 6 p.m. Montreal, October 30, 2018 – From November 15, 2018 through January 11, 2019, the Espace VERRE Gallery pursues its celebration of 25 YRS OF FUSION by presenting the second half of the exhibition, featuring an exceptional selection of pieces created by thirty-five alumni of the Fusion transitional [...]

By |2019-01-24T11:04:05-04:00November 7th, 2018|news, exhibition|0 Comments

Make your own blown glass ornament, 2018 edition

This year, Espace VERRE celebrates the 11th anniversary of its highly-anticipated tradition, where you can create your own blown glass ornament! Whether with family, friends or work colleagues, create a unique ornament by choosing from this year's models and seasonal colours, before assisting one of our glassblowing elves. A magical experience for all, from ages [...]

By |2019-01-24T11:04:06-04:00October 24th, 2018|news|0 Comments

25 YRS OF FUSION // part 1/2 unique works

Vernissage on September 27, 2018 at 6 p.m. Montreal, September 11, 2018 – From September 27 through November 2, 2018, the Espace VERRE Gallery celebrates 25 YRS OF FUSION by presenting, in this first of two-part exhibition, a selection of unique glass works created by twenty-three past Fusion members. Curated by glass artist and Fusion founder [...]

By |2019-02-07T16:13:49-04:00September 20th, 2018|exhibition, news|0 Comments

Soirée croissants […] | Works from the 27th class of graduates

Vernissage on June 7, 2018, at 6 p.m. Montreal, May 29, 2018 – From June 7 to September 7, 2018, the Espace VERRE Gallery presents Soirée croissants […], an exhibition featuring the works of the 2018 graduates of the Fine Craft – glass option programme offered in collaboration with the Cégep du Vieux Montréal. The opening reception [...]

By |2018-05-30T16:13:49-04:00May 30th, 2018|exhibition, news|0 Comments

Myrianne D. Giguère | Ébauche d’une singulière dissection

Vernissage on April 12, 2018, at 6 p.m. Montreal, March 27, 2018 – From April 12 to May 27, 2018, the Espace VERRE Gallery presents Ébauche d’une singulière dissection, an exhibition featuring new work by Myrianne D. Giguère. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, April 12, 2018, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. In recent [...]

By |2019-01-24T11:04:07-04:00April 5th, 2018|news, exhibition|0 Comments