Photographer Tour
August 17 to 20, 2017

At the heart of Rencontres, this one-of-a-kind event brings together visitors, photographers and the local population for public gatherings on the subject of creation: video projections, lecture-discussions, performance, roundtable, etc.

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The Tour Programming*

Thursday, August 17

2 pm

Gaspésie National Park

Trailheads, near Camping de la rivière
1981, route 299**

Presentation by Sarah Ritter on the site of her exhibit

6:30 pm

Shuttle service from Carleton-sur-Mer (Quai des arts*), organized in collaboration with the RéGÎM

7 to 9 pm


40, route de la Pointe-à-Fleurant

Photographer Tour opening night

Projections and presentations by Sarah Ritter, Guillaume Simoneau, Normand Rajotte, Délio Jasse, Yan Giguère, and Daniel Seiffert.

Sandwiches and salads sold on the site

11 pm

Shuttle returns to Carleton-sur-Mer (Quai des arts*)

* Quai des arts is located at 774 Boul. Perron, Carleton-sur-Mer.

** From New Richmond, the Centre is located about 100 kilometers from Route 132. From Sainte-Anne-des-Monts, it is about 40 kilometers from Route 132.

Friday, August 18

10 to 11 am

Parc national de Miguasha

Reception Pavilion
231 Route Miguasha Ouest

Family Album exhibit

Presentation by the curator, Serge Allaire

12 to 4:30 pm


Motel Carleton-sur-Mer
1751, boulevard Perron

Presentation by Yan Giguère on the site of his installation

3 pm

Near pharmacie Jean Coutu
523, boulevard Perron

Unveiling of the work by Patrick Dionne and Miki Gingras

4:30 pm


Quai des arts

Opening of The Photographic Book exhibition and presentation by the curator, Serge Allaire
Deployment of Isabelle Gagné’s platform and its web robot [bot]

8 to 9:30 pm


Centre d’artistes Vaste et Vague (Quai des arts)

Presentation by Jean-François Hamelin, Sara A.Tremblay and Alexis Desgagnés (curator) on the site of the exhibit

Mont Saint-Joseph*
(in case of rain, come back to this page to see the updated location)

Projections and presentations by Léna Mill-Reuillard and Isabelle Gagné
Dance and music performance + screening of short films with Mandoline Hybride

Artists: Xavier Malo, Laurence Sabourin-Laflamme, Benoit Paradis, Priscilla Guy

* From Boulevard Perron (Route 132), take Rue de la Montagne. Free access to the event.

Saturday, August 19

12 to 4:30 pm


Motel Carleton-sur-Mer
1751, boul. Perron

Presentation by Yan Giguère on the site of his installation

10 am to 2 pm


Parc du Vieux-Quai (Maison Mowatt)
550, boul. Perron

Presentation by Paolo Woods and Gabriele Galimberti on the site of their exhibit
New Richmond

Parc de la pointe Taylor
103, boul. Perron Est

Presentation by Délio Jasse on the site of his exhibit, and visit to the exhibit of Lynne Cohen (1944-2014)

Boardwalk (near the tourist information center)
93, av. de Port-Royal

Presentation by Guillaume Simoneau on the site of his exhibit

2:30 pm


Beach promenade
30, 3e Rue

Presentation by Daniel Seiffert on the site of his exhibit

3:30 pm


Centre culturel de Paspébiac
7, boul. Gérard-D.-Levesque Est

Presentation by Normand Rajotte on the site of his exhibit

5:30 pm


Front of Cantine du Chenail
1, rue de la Plage

Presentation of Jessica Auer’s exhibit on the site
Presentation by Jessica Auer on the site of her exhibit

7 pm


La Neigère Building
Rue du Quai

Presentations by Thomas Bouquin on the site of his exhibit

Espace culturel Suzanne-Guité
9 rue du Quai

Projections and presentations by Geneviève Thibault AND Camille Hervouet
Poetry reading with Joanne Morency

Sunday, August 20

11 am

Forillon National Park

Grande-Grave heritage site ($)

Lecture by Camille Hervouet about her residency in Forillon


The Tour continues

Rosalie Favell

The Tour continues

Suzanne Lauzon et Joanne Morency

The Tour continues

Alexandra Demenkova

Note: The program may change somewhat and the attendance of some artists has yet to be confirmed. Please visit to see the latest updates.