Montreal: sights

by | Jun 4, 2013 | Art, International Travel

Though our time in Montreal was rather brief we still managed to walk around an interesting cross-section of the city. Below are some of our favorite sights.

Chinatown
Chinatown

Notre Dame cathedral
Notre Dame cathedral

Saint-Laurent
Saint-Laurent

curving staircase   LOOK OUT!
we saw curving stairs like these all over the city; winter warnings

Art installations

Montreal seems to teem with art, combining a mix of sponsored art in the form of sculptures and installations in addition to street art (see next post). Some of our favorites:

video display
musicians on a building

video installation
video installation under the Place des Arts

Les Chuchoteuses
Les Chuchoteuses

 video installation
one of the video projections in Quartier des Spectacles

night swings
21 Balançoires (21 Swings)
installation – swinging causes them to make music!

swinging!    DANGER Be Good
how could we resist?

subway art
art in the metro

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