The experience is completely developed in Montreal – VAN GOGH

MONTREAL, 2022 April 27 / CNW Telbec / – as the world premiere, immersion in an oasisthe largest permanent inclusive place CanadaIn the Montreal Creative Studio Normal Studio and Canadian producer Paquin Entertainment Group to submit VAN GOGAS – Distortionwill be shown tomorrow, 2022 April 28, Palais des congrès de Monreal. This unprecedented engaging exhibition will be one of the most striking works ever presented by Van Gogh, especially for Quebec’s creative genius and high-level space technology. immersion in an oasis.

As part of the continuity of the global phenomenon arising from the union of immersion media and the Dutch painter, VAN GOGAS – Distortion establishes a parallel between the recognition of the artist, the descendants of his work, and the hope for a more sensitive future, as if it were a legacy for future generations.

“In this new exhibition, we wanted to pay tribute to the quiet power in Van Gogh’s work that binds to DNA.immersion in an oasis. VAN GOGAS – Distortion it is an intoxicating and interactive flight into the universe of a resolutely modern artist, but at the same time the irony that in his time his works were considered a distortion of reality and are now recognized as one of the greatest of all time. . “We are especially proud of the method we have developed with our two partners, because it embodies all the emotions of this immersion medium and of this larger-than-life artist meeting,” he explains. Denys Lavignepresident and co-founderimmersion in an oasis.

A whole new look at Van Gogh’s work

This 75-minute, bright and interactive journey through more than 225 paintings, sketches and sketches offers a contemporary interpretation of the work and imagines what Van Gogh could have achieved with today’s creative tools.

” Exhibition VAN GOGAS – Distortion goes beyond the usual inclusive exhibition of painters. We are here on the move and have allowed ourselves a lot of conceptual and animated freedoms, but always with respect. We want to introduce the visitor to the unique sensory experience of Vincent, a man, in an artistic process outside of world-famous works. “, accurate Mathieu St-ArnaudCreative Manager and Partner at Normal Studio.

An experiential and interactive journey

By crossing three engaging galleries with 360-degree projections – walls and floors with 105 laser projectors and 119 speakers with surround sound system – visitors will be able to experience the moving sensations that celebrate this larger-than-life predecessor. so they can also join his canvases on the newly activated interactive floor in the main engaging galleryImmersion in OASIS:

Gallery 1: Van Gogh, Exploration Mode

For this first step, we engage in Van Gogh’s creative universe. With rare drawings and sketches, we observe the evolution of his style and the sources of inspiration against the backdrop of his precious relationship with his brother, based on the original contemporary music by Rémy Sealey from Studio Audio Z.

Gallery 2: Van Gogh, Multimedia Artist

The journey continues in the blink of an eye: here we imagine what this Van Gogh would do with today’s creative tools, presenting in a minimalist symbiosis generative experiences inspired by the recurring themes of his works: night, sun, flowering, colors, fields, nature. between video and audio. Rémy Sealey is also signing a new sound design.

Gallery 3: Van Gogh, Bigger Than Life

Here we allow ourselves to linger in the bright and poetic totality of his greatest paintings; an inclusive approach literally takes us into his work in a way that has been done in a few exhibitions in the past. Interactivity on the floor, one of the largest interactive surfaces internationally, adds another dimension: “The interactive approach aims to elevate visitors’ relationship with Van Gogh’s work. They are also encouraged to explore the room, increasing and replacing the rich details of the artist’s work with their presence, ”he assures. Ruby Maude Riouxinteractive director at immersion in an oasis. The sound arrangements were created by Jean-Sébastien Côté in collaboration with Emerich Demangel.

“We are delighted to see this unique engaging exhibition showcasing Quebec’s knowledge of such a fascinating theme as the work of the great painter Van Gogh. immersion in an oasis has become a major advantage not only because of the location, but also because of the innovative programming to make the Montreal Convention Center attractive to business people and tourists traveling through Montreal. Emmanuelle LegaultPresident and CEO of the Montreal House of Congress.

Introduction of dual programming

Given the success of the inclusive exhibition HEAT / Relaxshown from 2021 October month. immersion in an oasis will offer dual programming. It will be possible to (re) visit this critically acclaimed exhibition on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings and on Sunday mornings. Please note that when buying tickets to two exhibitions together, a 25% discount applies to Exhibition 2and tickets.

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Departure with a limited number of seats will be available every 20 minutes.

According to its surface area and experience configuration, space immersion in an oasis promotes social isolation and allows contact-free access to a very well-ventilated area. For the safety of visitors and staff, immersion in an oasis implemented health measures as directed by the government and under the Recovery Program, which generates gatherings and safe events (PROGRESS).

Project immersion in an oasis is an exhibition VAN GOGAS – Distortion, were made possible by the support of strategic partners such as the Quebec Ministry of Tourism, Investissement Québec, the Montreal House of Congress and the Tourisme Montréal.

In terms of immersion in OASIS

Located in a multimedia space for 2 people 200 m2 on the first floor of the Montreal Convention House, immersion in an oasis is an outpatient museum experience offering three stunning galleries, two bright experiences and a lounge area with a café-bar and shop. The program features some of the best digital artists from here and around the world and offers current themes from an inspiring and strongly optimistic perspective.

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About Paquin Entertainment Group

Paquin Entertainment Group, founded in 1985, is one of North America’s leading entertainment companies in operation Toronto, Winnipeg, Vancouver, Nashville and San Diego. For the first time, the company now has five main divisions: artist agency, artist management, exhibitions, partnerships, theater and cinema. Since its inception, Paquin Entertainment Group’s core vision has remained the same: to foster a creative culture that seeks and develops the world’s best artists and creations. For more information, visit

About Normal Studio.

Normal Studio is a collaborative studio for creating engaging screens, live performances and public installations. Normal Studio creates and turns ideas into reality. Her multidisciplinary team imagines, designs and builds unique scenographic spaces. Normal Studio delivers stories through visual content that complements, reinforces and plays with perception. Normal Studio is often encouraged to innovate and offer new technologies or processes to ensure an unforgettable multimedia experience.

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