Mask Movements

May 23, 2013 at 17:00 to July 07, 2013P'tit BonheurCollective exhibitionFree

The individual disappears under the mask; more than a uniform, the mask evokes the symbolic and plays a role in the movements of force or opposition.

Inspired by the incredible creativity seen during the Printemps Erable, this exposition will reveal some examples where the mask serves as a rallying point for social and political protest. The mask: is it an object of conviction or forbidden object?

Bread and Puppet Theater (United States)
Khaled Hafez (Egypt)
as well as many anonymous artists

A spécial thank you to Alexis Descoteaux for finding us masks from printemps érable!