Montréal À Parrsboro… MAP … a Mail Art Project

MAP_promo_1_2_72dpiLoren Williams is a Montreal based, visual artist who often creates work for the specific site where it will be exhibited. Main & Station’s past life as a post office is the inspiration for her current project MAP, on exhibition at Main & Station from July 28th to August 16th.


Williams created 20 small scale artworks and sent them by post from Montreal to Parrsboro. MAP is a mail art project that connects these two places. Two points on a map separated by vast amounts of water and dense forest. The works are about measuring distance and finding one’s way from A to B.

The works propose various, some dubious, modes of transportation and should not be considered as reliable navigational aids for traveling from Montreal to Parrsboro.

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Main & Station is pleased to announce the preliminary schedule for the first Nonesuch Coffee Talks series happening in the Café on most Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings from May 19th through July 31st 2015. But there are exceptions to every rule so please note that talks are occasionally scheduled on other days as well and that although the series officially begins on May 19th, there are 2 artist talks scheduled beforehand on May 4th and May 7th. Please consult the schedule below.

If you are not already on the schedule but have something you want to talk about, please send your contact information and availability along with a talk title and short description to judith at


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