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This is the fourth solo exhibition of the artist with the gallery

Press Release

We are thrilled to present Les idiots dans la clairière, the fourth solo exhibition with the gallery by Christian Messier.

« To be foolish is to ignore the things we know and not to be contaminated by consensus, but it is also to take a posture to challenge standards.
Rene Descartes plays the idiot when he question

  1. Christian Messiers his knowledge to reach his only certainty: “I think, therefore …

We are thrilled to present Les idiots dans la clairière, the fourth solo exhibition with the gallery by Christian Messier.

« To be foolish is to ignore the things we know and not to be contaminated by consensus, but it is also to take a posture to challenge standards.
Rene Descartes plays the idiot when he question

  1. Christian Messiers his knowledge to reach his only certainty: “I think, therefore I am”. Copernicus is also foolish when he rejects the geocentric conception of the universe to prove that the earth and other planets revolve around the sun.
    Viewed from this angle, idiocy has often …

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Location

372 Ste-Catherine West Space 410
Montréal, Québec, CA