The Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal is hosting the brilliant homecoming of David Altmejd, who is already well known from the Us to Europe. Flux, a major survey exhibition, features some thirty works produced over the last fifteen years by this Montréal-born sculptor currently based in New York. The show also includes a site-specific mural and another new work, fresh out of the artist’s New York City studio. Considered one of today’s most talented artists on the international scene, Altmejd creates an organic yet phantasmagorical world that combines various forces of decay and regeneration in a fantastical life cycle. In describing his work, he says “a perpetual tension must be there, between the attractive and the repellent, like the two poles necessary to maintain vital force.” Sarah Altmejd, produced in 2003 when the artist was completing his studies in New York, opens the

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