Contemporary art hits
the Mile End
Why locals love it
This art gallery, which calls the Mile End home, is located on Casgrain street among many startups and young businesses. The contemporary gallery is the product of three art lovers with a passion for the craft. If you have trouble spotting it at first, look closer as it’s intertwined among Mile End coup de coeurs, The Green Panther and Frank & Oak.
Why you should visit it
The artists featured at this sleek space are all from Montreal – which definitely enhances the local touch. Espace 40 includes artworks by Danielle Barbeau, Denis Dulude, Jean-Michel Laberge, Marie-Reine Mattera, Jean-Daniel Rohrer and noteworthy exhibitions have included works by Nathalie Boissonnault and Frédérick Ouellet.
Live in the South Shore? The gallery’s second locale is in the Quartier DIX30.