Series of lectures

Wednesday, November 9 at 6 p.m.

Interior of Erskine Church, Montreal, about 1930. MP-1982.37 © McCord Museum

Interiors: Decorating Accessories or Treasures of our Heritage?

City Talks

Whether they be layout, decor details or even works of art, interior often fall through the cracks when it comes to the protection, renovation, adaptation or upgrading of heritage buildings.

Should heritage be reduced simply to the façade of a building as part of public space decor? Many churches, banks, movie theatres and homes have remarkable interiors. How far should conservation go in?


  • Odile Tremblay, Journalist, Le Devoir
  • Julia Gersovitz, Director, Partner EVOQ ARCHITECTURE | FGMDA
  • Jérôme Labrecque, Photographer

City Talks is a series of lectures bringing  together city thinkers  and builders to share their views on current practical urban issues affecting Montrealers.

The lectures are followed by an informal and friendly chat over a glass  of wine.
Location:  J. Armand Bombardier Theatre at the McCord Museum

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