The “Politique québécoise d’intégration des arts à l’architecture et à l’environnement des bâtiments et des sites gouvernementaux et publicsˮ is already more than 50 years old! This government policy requires that approximately 1% of the budget for the construction of a… Continue Reading →
The Webster Library entrance sound installation is in development and should be completed shortly. Paul Fournier, manager of information systems and technology, and Francisco Berrizbeitia, developer, are working on the audio playback software system and Jared Wiercinski, subject librarian for music, is selecting the… Continue Reading →
Construction is underway on the stairway entrance to the Webster Library. It will be one of the defining architectural features for the library and we are excited to see this entrance on LB-2 West open in late February 2017.
Catherine Lescarbeau, Terrarium (vue de l’installation / installation), 2016. Photo: Catherine Lescarbeau Two of our plants (a zamioculcas zamiifolia and a polyscias scutellaria), originally acquired with the support of the Library Services Fund Committee, have been loaned to the Leonard & Bina… Continue Reading →
On February 18, 2016, a diptych painting (oil on canvas) by the artist Gershon Iskowitz (Poland 1921- Canada 1988) was hung in the Seminar Room (LB-362). It is on loan to the Webster Library, courtesy of the Leonard-and-Bina-Ellen Gallery. Additional chairs were… Continue Reading →