Exhibition Raptors

R A P T O R S – René Derouin’s recent works continue his observation of nature and today’s society. His many migrations have made him aware of the rapacity of our age. Drawing his inspiration from birds of prey, he has created works of great density in a poetic metaphor on the turbulence and [...]

Exhibition Ultimate territories

The exhibition ULTIMATE TERRITORIES by artist René Derouin will be inaugurated at the Musée des beaux-arts de Sherbrooke on June 11, 2016. It will continue there until next September 25, before moving on to Galerie Montcalm in the city of Gatineau from October 13 to November 20, and then to the Centre d’exposition de Rouyn-Noranda from December 2 to [...]

Book Les derniers territoires

LES DERNIERS TERRITOIRES Livre sur la décennie 2000 des œuvres de René Derouin qui accompagnera l’exposition itinérante 2016 / 2017. MUSÉE DES BEAUX-ARTS DE SHERBROOKE, 11 juin au 25 septembre 2016. GALERIE MONTCALM, GATINEAU, 13 octobre au 22 novembre 2016. CENTRE D’EXPOSITION DE ROUYN-NORANDA, 2 décembre 2016 au 5 mars 2017. 132 pages de 9 [...]

Book Graphies d’atelier

GRAPHIES D’ATELIER, LE TRAIT CONTINU. Writings edited and introduced by Gilles Lapointe. 456 pages, 500 colour reproductions. Éditions Fides. For this new book published by Éditions Fides in fall 2013, René Derouin worked with art historian Gilles Lapointe to select various writings published throughout his career, from 1955 to 2012. Correspondence, lectures, opinion pieces and [...]

Le Phare

Le Phare by René Derouin, Hôtel La Ferme. Originally exhibited in August 2009 as part of the International Symposium of Contemporary Art in Baie-Saint-Paul, the public artwork Le Phare is on loan from the Musée d’art contemporain de Baie-Saint-Paul, and is now permanently installed on the grounds of the Hôtel La Ferme, one of the [...]

Exhibition Fleuve

Exhibition Fleuve – Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ). A major exhibition tracing the 50-year career of René Derouin and reflecting the main themes that have shaped his art. Presented at the Grande Bibliothèque from October 1, 2013 to March 23, 2014, this special event shed unique light on the artist’s journey, in the lead-up to [...]

Exhibition Éclipse

Exhibition Éclipse - Montréal en lumière 2014. An exhibition of René Derouin’s latest works, organized as part of the 15th edition of the MONTREAL EN LUMIÈRE festival, took place from February 13 to May 11, 2014. Titled Éclipse, featuring new works, produced in 2012 and 2013, revolving around the theme of light. ÉCLIPSE 2014 Since the very early days of [...]