Vernissage – Winter-Spring 2020

Right now, Events

Saturday, February 1 • 2 p.m.

New exhibitions at the MAJ!

We are happy to invite you to our new exhibitions in an opening reception on Saturday, February 1 at 2 p.m. The event is free and open to all.


Not to be missed!


Programmed activities

2:10 p.m.  Official speeches
2:30 p.m.  Guided tours of the exhibitions led by artists and curators
2:45 p.m. and 4 p.m.  Performances by artists Hanna Sybille Müller and Erin Robinsong, in collaboration with Diffusion Hector-Charland and Ville de Notre-Dame-des-Prairies. The 4 p.m. performance will be followed by a public discussion.

And also

  • Vernissage of the art project Et si on s’entendait? – an experience that immerses visitors in proud, resilient deaf identity. Presented in collaboration with the Association des Sourds de Lanaudière (ASL).
  • Collective creation, an activity for the whole family in collaboration with the ASL.
  • Launch of the publication Les abstractions lyriques, about Jean-Paul Jérôme.
  • Regional launch of the winter issue of Vie des arts magazine.
  • Sign-language interpreters (LSQ-French) will sign the speeches and gallery tours



You are coming from Montreal?

Take the MAJ Express!

Departure from Montreal at 12:30 from the central bus terminal

(métro Berri-UQAM, 1717 Berri Street, door no. 9)

Departure from Joliette at 5 p.m. from the MAJ

(arrival at Montreal at around 6 p.m.)


Only $15, to and from the MAJ

(includes a drink at the event, with the exception of wine)



Public transportation

We invite you to take the public bus. Here’s how:

From Radisson bus terminal (at Radisson métro station, 7155 Sherbrooke Street East), take bus 50 towards Joliette (terminal No. 5).
Several trips per day
Duration: 50-55 minutes
Bus tickets available at the counter
Cost: $10.50 (Option to use an OPUS card)
Please consult the bus schedule for more details.

Already a member of the MAJ?

A 10% discount at the bar is available to our members during the vernissages, upon presentation of a valid membership card.




Images in the banner:

© Romain Guilbault, 2019.