QUÉBEC, Sept. 28, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ - This unclassifiable artist, a genuine pioneer in Canadian photography, has humorously re-examined portraits, landscapes, and nudes by creating strong, moving, irreverent imagery.

Evergon, Ramboy Offering Polaroid of Self Exposed in Hiding, from the Ramboys: A Bookless Novel. Works by Egon Brut and Celluloso Evergonni Series, 1996, reprinted in 2022. Digital print from a 3.25 x 4.25 in negative (Polaroid) 169.5 x 140 cm. Courtesy of the artist. 
© evergon (CNW Group/Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec)

A dense, trenchant retrospective devoted to him reveals a rich and diverse career spanning 50 years distinguished by bold photographic, technological, and aesthetic research.

More than 230 works, assembled for the first time, showcase his multifaceted work.

A mischievous warning from Evergon: "Certain images may not shock you!"

Wednesday, October 19, at 10 a.m.

Pierre Lassonde PavilIon
Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec
179, Grande Allée Ouest
Québec (Québec) G1R 2H1

It will be possible to conduct interviews at the conclusion of the press visit with :

Jean-Luc MURRAY, Director General, MNBAQ 
Annie GAUTHIER, Director of Exhibitions and International Partnerships, MNBAQ 
Bernard LAMARCHE, Curator of Contemporary Art (2000 to the present) and exhibition curator, MNBAQ 
Evergon, artist

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Last update: September 28, 2022