Monthly Archives: November 2007

New luminous facade at the CineRobotheque

A distinctive lighting concept is illuminating the facade of the NFB’s CineRobotheque. A succession of giant letters, lit with light-emitting diodes (LEDs), form the word “cinema” and indicate the entryway of the building with a multicoloured display that pulsates from … Continue reading

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$120 million at the Rendez-vous

Mayor Gerald Tremblay of Montreal, the Honourable Michael Fortier, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and minister responsible for the region of Montreal, and Premier Jean Charest of Quebec, used the occasion of the Rendez-vous novembre 2007 – Montréal, … Continue reading

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Business Report 2006-2007

This year, the Quartier des spectacles Partnership has been able to solidify its role as an advocate for its development vision, as a promoter of the neighbourhood as a cultural destination, and as a leader in projects pursued with others. … Continue reading

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New development for SAT

The Society for Arts and Technology will have a new look, thanks to over $2 million in funding from the provincial government. The renovation work, which will be completed in July 2008, includes the construction of six supplementary workshops and … Continue reading

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The greenest building in Canada, coming soon to the Quartier des spectacles

The model of the new Maison du développement durable, to be built next to the Théâtre du Nouveau Monde, was unveiled on November 5. The Maison, located at the corner of the streets Sainte-Catherine and Clark, will house shops, a … Continue reading

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The luminous signature of the Quartier des spectacles is honoured at the “Oscars of lighting”

The famous “red dots” seen on downtown Montreal sidewalks have been recognized again, at the International Illumination Design Awards 2007 in Saint Louis, Missouri on Friday, November 2. The luminous signature received the Energy and Environmental Design Award of Excellence … Continue reading

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