“How long does it take for one voice to reach another?”
The Museum’s Gift of the Holidays
In keeping with tradition, to get a head start on celebrating the holiday season the MMFA is giving itself as a gift: from December 1 to 24, 2021, access to the collections will be free!
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Raymonde April (born in 1953), “Self-portrait with Curtain,” from the group “My Gaze Is Clear Like a Sunflower,” 1991, digital chromogenic print from a film negative. MMFA, gift of the artist
Marc-Aurèle Fortin, Storm Brewing over Hochelaga, about 1940. MMFA, gift of Musée Marc-Aurèle Fortin (gift of Abra and William Mastenbroek)
William Brymner, Girl with a Dog, Lower Saint Lawrence, 1905. MMFA, gift of Sarah Humphrey and Gérald van Gurp in honour of the MMFA’s 150th anniversary. Photo MMFA
Dana Schutz, How We Would Talk, 2007. MMFA, gift of Nathalie Goyette and Théa, Joseph, Hadrien, Arthur and Philippe Lamarre in honour of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts’ 150th anniversary. Photo MMFA
Adrien Hébert (1890-1967), Corner Peel and Sainte-Catherine, about 1948, oil on canvas, 76.5 cm. x 101.5 cm. MMFA, gift of Imperial Tobacco Canada Limited in honour of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts' 150th anniversary. Photo MMFA, Christine Guest.
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Credit of the artwork (“How long does it take for one voice to reach another?” exhibition) Rebecca Belmore (born in 1960), Ayum-ee-aawach Oomama-mowan: Speaking to Their Mother, 1991, gathering, Johnson Lake, Banff National Park, Banff, Alberta, July 26, 2008. Courtesy of Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, purchased with the support of the York Wilson Endowment Award, administered by the Canada Council for the Arts. Photo Sarah Ciurysek
Header video credits Serge Lemoyne, Dryden, 1975. MMFA, purchase, the MMFA’s Volunteer Association Fund. © Estate of Serge Lemoyne / SOCAN (2020) | Ron Martin, Ultramarine Blue, 1971. MMFA, purchase, the Canada Council for the Arts' Acquisition Assistance Program. © Ron Martin, CARCC (2020) | Guido Molinari, Green-blue Bi-serial, 1967. MMFA, purchase, Horsley and Annie Townsend Bequest. © Estate of Guido Molinari / SOCAN (2020) | Jim Dine, At the Carnival, 1996. MMFA, promised gift in honour of Phyllis Lambert. © Jim Dine / SOCAN (2020) | Yinka Shonibare, C.B.E., Pan, 2018. Loan from a private collection. © Yinka Shonibare, C.B.E. / SOCAN (2020) | Dale Chihuly, Ruby Pineapple Chandelier, from the series “Chandeliers & Towers”, 2013. MMFA, purchase in tribute to Liliane M. Stewart, made possible by the F. Cleveland Morgan Fund and the MMFA's Volunteer Association Fund. © 2020 Chihuly Studio / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SOCAN, Montréal. © Stephan Balkenhol / SOCAN (2020). © A. R. Penck / SOCAN (2020)