As part of « Mental Illness Awareness Week », October 2-8, ALPABEM will present, in collaboration with Groupe Artplus, a vernissage for the benefit of families who have to deal with a person’s mental illness. expensive. The event will be presented on October 13 at 7 pm at the Maison des Arts in Laval .
For the occasion, 25 professional artists will present 25 unpublished works created specifically for this event. (Download the program of the evening to watch the works)
« Artists had only one constraint: creating a canvas inspired by mental health, » says ALPABEM director Patrice Machabée.
In addition to the 20 or so artists present for the event, participants will be able to contemplate or purchase a work by vlogger Mathieu St-Onge , Artist Sabine Eid and gold medalist at the 27th annual CAPSQ contest, Chantal Léveillé . who will share with the public a very intimate look at mental health through their respective art form.
« This will be a remarkable opportunity for art lovers to buy high quality original works created specifically for this event, » says honorary president, also art lover M Jocelyn Patenaude partner at BCGO
The event will be presented on October 13 at 7 pm at the Maison des Arts in Laval. Tickets can be purchased for $ 15 in advance, or on site for $ 20. (Buy your tickets online here)
Those who could not travel for the event are invited to donate (click here to donate)
For information and registration: 450-688-0541 or firstname.lastname@example.org