EN | FR
  1. Art
  2. Commercial Architecture
  3. Commercial Interior Design
  4. Competition
  5. Edition
  6. Event + Exhibition
  7. Fashion Design
  8. Graphic Design
  9. Industrial Architecture
  10. Industrial Design
  11. Institutional Architecture
  12. Landscape Architecture
  13. Lifestyle
  14. Lighting Design
  15. Multimedia Design
  16. Product
  17. Real Estate
  18. Residential Architecture
  19. Residential Interior Design
  20. Urban Design
  21. X
⇤ Newswire
v2com, the international newswire specializing in the distribution of design, architecture and lifestyle press kits to the media
Journalists! Take advantage of free access to press kits to easily download high resolution images.


Professionals! Join an influential network, get international media coverage and improve your reputation.


We are sociable!


Subscribe
to our newsletter.



Press Kit
| no: 1134-02
Press kits are only available
for download by media.
Terms
For immediate release

All photos must be published with proper credit.
Please reference v2com as the source
whenever possible. We always appreciate
receiving PDF copies of your articles.

Press materials


Download the full package of low-resolution images:
LR Images ~ 2.13 MB


Download the full package of high-resolution images:
HR images ~ 17.9 MB


The high-resolution images are also available individually under each image.

The press release is available below (copy and paste).


Flag black
Press kit - Press release - A successful edition of Papier14 -the contemporary art fair of works on paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC)

A successful edition of Papier14 - the contemporary art fair of works on paper

Montreal, Canada

The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC)

Montreal, Canada, 2014-05-13 -

The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) is proud to present an exceptional report of the Papier14 Art Fair, held from April 24 to 27 in the heart of the Quartier des Spectacles. The 7th edition of the fair culminated after three days of excitement, reaffirming its importance on the national contemporary art scene. Gathering under its elegant marquee 44 leading Canadian art galleries, Papier14 offered visitors a unique experience at the fair as well as off-site, through a series of talks, guided tours and four exterior exhibitions as well as satellite activities across the city.


Unparalleled attendance

At the closing of the fair, on Sunday, April 27, over 17,500 people had visited Papier14, or 6,500 more visitors than in 2013. This is an amazing leap, considering the usual increase of about 1,000 visitors per year. This record attendance reflects the event’s growing success and confirms the increasing appeal of contemporary art and works on paper. 


Consistently growing sales

With sales totalling $ 850,000, a 21% increase compared to last year, Paper reaffirms its role as a drive in the contemporary Canadian art market. AGAC considers that this result will increase by 20% over the next few weeks. Significant purchases were made by the Collection Loto-Québec, the Collection Hydro-Québec, Tourisme Montréal, collection du Cirque du Soleil, collection Desjardins d'œuvres d'art, and Senvest Collection.



Invaluable partners and collaborators

AGAC wishes to underline the major contribution of its presenting partner, National Bank Private Wealth 1859. The Papier Fair, original and innovative, has established itself as a key event claims Mr. Éric Bujold, President and CEO. The event contributes to the vitality of our visual arts community and reinforces its reputation on the national stage. National Bank Private Wealth 1859 is proud to take part in the realization of this inspiring event, which celebrates creativity through art on paper.


We sincerely thank Papier14’s patron, Mr. Alexandre Taillefer, for his generosity and dedication for the past two years. Our gratitude also goes to Karine Vanasse, spokesperson of Papier14, who gave her voice to the event with great eloquence and enthusiasm. 


- 30 -


Media contact
  • L’Association des galeries d’art contemporain (AGAC)
  • Simone Rochon, Responsable des communications
  • simone@agac.qc.ca
  • 514.798.5010
Press kit | 1134-02 - Press release | A successful edition of Papier14 -the contemporary art fair of works on paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) - Event + Exhibition - 
















Papier14
<br>Chapiteau
 - Photo credit: 







ARHphoto
Papier14
Chapiteau
Photo credit: ARHphoto
Download
Medium-resolution image
9.46 x 5.67
300dpi

~ 890 KB
Press kit | 1134-02 - Press release | A successful edition of Papier14 -the contemporary art fair of works on paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) - Event + Exhibition - 
















Papier14<br>
Photo officielle
 - Photo credit: 







ARHphoto
Papier14
Photo officielle
Photo credit: ARHphoto
Download
Low-resolution image

~ 350 KB
Press kit | 1134-02 - Press release | A successful edition of Papier14 -the contemporary art fair of works on paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) - Event + Exhibition - 







Kiosque de la galerie<br> Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain (Montréal) - Photo credit: 







ARHphoto
Kiosque de la galerie
Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain (Montréal)
Photo credit: ARHphoto
Download
Medium-resolution image
9.25 x 6.13
300dpi

~ 940 KB
Press kit | 1134-02 - Press release | A successful edition of Papier14 -the contemporary art fair of works on paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) - Event + Exhibition - 







Karine Vanasse
<br>Kiosque de la galerie Nicolas Robert - Photo credit: 







ARHphoto
Karine Vanasse
Kiosque de la galerie Nicolas Robert
Photo credit: ARHphoto
Download
Medium-resolution image
9.52 x 6.01
300dpi

~ 710 KB
Press kit | 1134-02 - Press release | A successful edition of Papier14 -the contemporary art fair of works on paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) - Event + Exhibition - 







Mme Diane Vachon et Mme Jeanie Riddle Galerie Parisian Laundry - Photo credit: 







ARHphoto
Mme Diane Vachon et Mme Jeanie Riddle Galerie Parisian Laundry
Photo credit: ARHphoto
Download
Medium-resolution image
7.76 x 5.21
300dpi

~ 540 KB
Press kit | 1134-02 - Press release | A successful edition of Papier14 -the contemporary art fair of works on paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) - Event + Exhibition - 







Kiosque de la galerie Hugues Charbonneau (Montréal) - Photo credit: 







ARHphoto
Kiosque de la galerie Hugues Charbonneau (Montréal)
Photo credit: ARHphoto
Download
Medium-resolution image
10.0 x 6.67
300dpi

~ 830 KB
Press kit | 1134-02 - Press release | A successful edition of Papier14 -the contemporary art fair of works on paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) - Event + Exhibition - 







Kiosque de la galerie Patrick Mikhail (Ottawa) - Photo credit: 







ARHphoto
Kiosque de la galerie Patrick Mikhail (Ottawa)
Photo credit: ARHphoto
Download
Medium-resolution image
9.7 x 6.43
300dpi

~ 700 KB
Press kit | 1134-02 - Press release | A successful edition of Papier14 -the contemporary art fair of works on paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) - Event + Exhibition - 







Kiosque de la galerie Stephen Bulger (Toronto) - Photo credit: 







ARHphoto
Kiosque de la galerie Stephen Bulger (Toronto)
Photo credit: ARHphoto
Download
Medium-resolution image
6.68 x 3.84
300dpi

~ 420 KB
Press kit | 1134-02 - Press release | A successful edition of Papier14 -the contemporary art fair of works on paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) - Event + Exhibition - 







Kiosque de la galerie Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain (Montréal) - Photo credit: 







ARHphoto
Kiosque de la galerie Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain (Montréal)
Photo credit: ARHphoto
Download
Medium-resolution image
8.22 x 6.24
300dpi

~ 460 KB
Press kit | 1134-02 - Press release | A successful edition of Papier14 -the contemporary art fair of works on paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) - Event + Exhibition - 







Kiosque de PM Gallery (Toronto) - Photo credit: 







ARHphoto
Kiosque de PM Gallery (Toronto)
Photo credit: ARHphoto
Download
Medium-resolution image
10.0 x 6.67
300dpi

~ 1.3 MB
Same company
Newsroom - Press release - Papier14 - Contemporary Art Fair of Works on Paper - The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC)

Papier14 - Contemporary Art Fair of Works on Paper

The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC)

Montreal, Canada, 2014-04-15
You may also like...
Newsroom - Press release - Materials & Light #5: April 24 & 25, Paris - d'architectures
A v2com exclusive

Materials & Light #5: April 24 & 25, Paris

d'architectures

Paris, France, 2019-03-25
You may also like...
Newsroom - Press release - TheInternational Festival of Films on Art (FIFA) Launches FIFA Connexions - The International Festival of Films on Art (FIFA)

The International Festival of Films on Art (FIFA) Launches FIFA Connexions 

The International Festival of Films on Art (FIFA)

Montréal, Canada, 2019-03-13
You may also like...
Newsroom - Press release - TheInternational Festival of Films on Art Launches FIFA Connexions - THE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF FILMS ON ART

The International Festival of Films on Art Launches FIFA Connexions

THE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF FILMS ON ART

Montréal, Canada, 2019-02-26
You may also like...
Newsroom - Press release - In the World of an Architect - Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter
A v2com exclusive

In the World of an Architect

Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

Majorstuen, Norway, 2019-02-21
You may also like...
Newsroom - Press release - "La précision du vague" at the UQAM Centre de Design: Constructing an Imaginary Urban Landscape - Centre de design de l'UQAM

"La précision du vague" at the UQAM Centre de Design: Constructing an Imaginary Urban Landscape 

Centre de design de l'UQAM

Montréal, Canada, 2019-02-18
You may also like...
Newsroom - Press release - The International Garden Festival Announces the Designers for its 20th Edition - International Garden Festival / Reford Gardens

The International Garden Festival Announces the Designers for its 20th Edition

International Garden Festival / Reford Gardens

Price, Canada, 2019-02-15
You may also like...
Newsroom - Press release - Festival des Architectures Vives 2019: Teams and Projects - Association Champ Libre
A v2com exclusive

Festival des Architectures Vives 2019: Teams and Projects

Association Champ Libre

Montpellier, France, 2019-02-14
You may also like...
Newsroom - Press release - A cinematic experience for the mind to explore at LivingKitchen 2019: Alfredo Häberli’s vision of a kitchen of the future - imm cologne/LivingKitchen 2019, Koelnmesse GmbH

A cinematic experience for the mind to explore at LivingKitchen 2019: Alfredo Häberli’s vision of a kitchen of the future

imm cologne/LivingKitchen 2019, Koelnmesse GmbH

Köln, Germany, 2019-02-11
You may also like...
Newsroom - Press release - Corridor: Lambert & Fils's New Gallery - Lambert & Fils
A v2com exclusive

Corridor: Lambert & Fils's New Gallery

Lambert & Fils

Montréal, Canada, 2019-01-25
You may also like...
Newsroom - Press release - DesignTO is Where Art & Design Meet this January! - DesignTO

DesignTO is Where Art & Design Meet this January!

DesignTO

Toronto, Canada, 2019-01-24