Literature Festival | Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26 2019 | L'Espace La Fontaine
Birgit Weyhe at Festival BD de Montréal
We are pleased to support Birgit Weyhe’s presence at the The 8th Annual Montreal Comic Arts Festival (MCAF – FBDM) this year!
In the world of Birgit Weyhe: 25 May, 2 pm
Social Context and Creative Expression: 26 May, 12 pm
Storytelling Hour | Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. | Goethe-Institut Montreal
German storytelling hour for children
The German storytelling hour aims to be a meeting for children aged 3 to 5. Starting at 3:00 pm (new time!), reading is the guest of honor: stories and fairy tales from our library will amaze your little loved ones. This time animated by Michael Metzen. Arts & crafts will follow the reading.
Games Night | Monday, May 27, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. | Goethe-Institut Montreal
Dabeisein ist alles
An evening of games in German
The Goethe-Institut Montreal invites to play! From 6:00 to 8:00 pm we will play in small groups. The game night is aimed at people who want to practise their German while playing. All levels are welcome.
Exhibition | May 24 to 26, 2019 | Espace Lafontaine
Comics From Le Monde Diplomatique Germany
In this exhibition, you will encounter the work of the stars of the German alternative comics scene, such as ATAK, Anke Feuchtenberger, and Henning Wagenbreth, as well as well-known illustrators such as Nadia Budde and the veteran draftsman Volker Pfüller. Young talents such as Anna Haifisch and Robert Deutsch and famed artists such as Barbara Yelin and Jim Avignon also have work on display.
Second Hand Books | Tuesday, June 4 to Monday, June 10, 2019 | Goethe-Institut
Second-hand books sale
Second hand books and other second hand documents will be on sale in our library from June 4, 2019 at 12:00 pm to June10, 2019 at 9:00 pm during the institute’s opening hours.
Books and other documents in German (a few documents in English and French) available at very low prices!
Exhibition | Tuesday, May 28 - Saturday, September 28, 2019 | Phi Centre
From May 28 – September 15, the Phi Centre presents >HUM(AI)N, an exhibition of 9 international virtual reality works dealing with humans in the age of technology. Included in the exhibition, is Totaler Tanz by German artists Maya Puig, Patrik de Jong and Dirk Hoffmann, created to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the famous German design school and movement, Bauhaus.
Theatre | May 28 to 30, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. | Monument-National, Salle Ludger-Duvernay
Granma. Trombones de La Havane (Rimini Protokoll)
As part of the Festivall TransAmériques: Stefan Kaegi (Zurich + Berlin) - Rimini Protokoll + Maxim Gorki Theatre
Fidel Castro is dead and the Rolling Stones performed in Havana. Yet if in Cuba revolutionary rhymes paradoxically with octogenarian, the country is being transformed under the fascinated eyes of the world.