MONTREAL, May 6, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The Museum of Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal is proud to present an exhibition of tempera paintings by lithographer and painter André Bergeron RCA. The artist will expose seventy eight new works under the theme Daily Painting. Within this exhibit, you will encounter a variety of landscapes with horizons and trees, the greens of plants, the reds, pinks and yellows of flowers in nearby gardens, besides some wintry scenes as glimpsed from the atelier.
Visitors will also be able to admire the ever popular permanent exhibit Highlighting the Crèches of Quebec that presents almost 200 nativity scenes from over 100 countries which features a section on crèches created by Quebec artists.
About the Museum of Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
Tucked within one of the most majestic buildings on the island of Montreal, the Museum of Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal is a hidden jewel. There, you can visit both temporary and permanent displays where you will discover the historic, artistic and religious heritage of Quebec and elsewhere. The Museum also highlights artistic representations of Saint Joseph, to whom the sanctuary of Mount Royal is dedicated, and Saint André, CSC, its founder.
Daily Painting - André Bergeron RCA
Museum of Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
From May 8 to October 12, 2015
Our complete schedule is available at www.saint-joseph.org
SOURCE Oratoire Saint-Joseph du Mont-Royal
For further information: Danielle Decelles, Communication Consultant, Communications and Publications Department, Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal, 514 733-8211 ext. 2711 / 514 264-1764 (cell phone), [email protected] / @Dan_Decelles, www.saint-joseph.org