9 x [MTL]
Information on the activity
February 1, 2016 to October 2, 2016
New video projections featuring Montreal scenes are about to illuminate eight building façades in the Quartier des Spectacles. Titled 9 x [MTL], the projections will immerse viewers in a surrealistic world through animated photomontages of the city’s iconic people, places and events.
The colourful work was created by two accomplished Montreal-based motion designers, Gabriel Poirier-Galarneau and Vincent Bilodeau.
Monday : No projection
Tuesday: Grand Bibliothèque Façade – sunset to 11:00 PM
Wednesday: Centre de Design + Grand Bibliothèque Façade – sunset to 11:00 PM
Thursday: All sites – sunset to 11:00 PM
Friday: All sites – sunset to 1:00 AM
Saturday: All sites – sunset to 1:00 AM
Sunday: All sites – sunset to 11:00 PM
*The schedule is subject to change. 9 X [MTL] is projected in rotation with other video projections.
9 X [MTL] projected on 8 building façades in the Quartier des Spectacles:
- Grande Bibliothèque (Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec)
- Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) bell tower
- Centre de design – UQAM
- Cégep du Vieux Montréal
- Pavillon Président-Kennedy – UQAM
- Hôtel Zéro 1, Place de la Paix
- Wall outside Saint-Laurent metro station
- Place Dupuis