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Fires: Are the churches in Montreal in danger?

Fires: Are the churches in Montreal in danger?

News - April 16th, 2019

In the aftermath of the terrible fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, La Presse, like all the media, publishes a dossier on the subject. We relay here the article by Mathieu Perreault on the issue of…

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Séminaire de Québec: A $ 5 million donation to launch a conservation and enhancement project

Séminaire de Québec: A $ 5 million donation to launch a conservation and enhancement project

News - April 9th, 2019

Roland Lepage donates $ 5 million to launch a project to preserve and enhance the historical archives, the scientific collection and the books of the Séminaire de Québec Library. Read Louise…

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Quebec intervenes to protect the monastery

News - April 4th, 2019

The monastery of Berthierville threatened with demolition will be maintained in the state for at least 30 days: the new owner received Thursday morning a preservation order signed by the Minister of Culture,…

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Filming Vinland

Filming Vinland

News - April 1st, 2019

The director Benoît Pilon and the producer Chantal Lafleur are delighted to have found a perfect venue for the movie Vinland, a film that takes place in 1949 in a boys' school run by brothers…

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Reflection on the future of the churches of the MRC de Nicolet-Yamaska

Reflection on the future of the churches of the MRC de Nicolet-Yamaska

News - April 1st, 2019

On March 27, the MRC de Nicolet-Yamaska ​held a​Churches Day in the former church of the municipality of Saint-Elphège, now transformed into a multifunctional hall. Nearly fifty people from…

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Towards modern sustainable heritage

Towards modern sustainable heritage

News - March 29th, 2019

Docomomo Québec and Provencher Roy, in collaboration with l'École de design and l'Institut du patrimoine de l'UQAM, will present an event on May 2nd and 3rd, for architects,…

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Study Day on Church Architecture

Study Day on Church Architecture

News - March 21st, 2019

A study day to share the current work and identify the most urgent areas for research will be held on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Université Laval, from 9 am to 5:30 pm. Eight speakers are invited…

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