• Partners

    Mosaïcultures Internationales de Montréal is proud to present MosaïCanada 150/Gatineau 2017 in collaboration with the Royal Canadian Mint, the Ferme Arboricole de L’Assomption and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

     

    A large-scale exhibit such as this is organized with the support of valued partners and hundreds of volunteers. Mosaïcultures Internationales de Montréal presents, with appreciation, the organizations and businesses who believed in this project, which is sure to delight and dazzle the million expected visitors.

  • Collaborators

    The Royal Canadian Mint

    The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to join Canadians in celebrating the country's 150th anniversary with a superb collection of finely crafted collectors’ items. No doubt, they will make budding coin collectors as well as those looking for rarer numismatic treasures happy.

     

    Commanditaire de la section

    Une excursion à travers le Canada

    Ferme arboricole L'Assomption

    The Ferme Arboricole L'Assomption specializes in the production of hedging cedars and

    also grows other conifers and deciduous trees of various sizes.

     

    Commanditaire de la section

    Un voyage dans l’imaginaire des

    Premières Nations

     

    CBC/Radio-Canada

    As an official media partner, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation has adopted Stories to Tell in its sound signature. Hence, it was natural to be associated with this desire to tell 150 years of Canadian history in mosaiculture.

     

    Commanditaire de la section

    Un passage à travers le temps

  • Government Partners

    Government of Canada

    MosaïCanada 150/Gatineau 2017 is at the heart of the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation. Thus, the Government of Canada is our main partner in this horticultural adventure, as the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, is pleased to confirm:

     

    "MOSAÏCANADA 150 makes an appearance in Gatineau this summer in order to dazzle residents and visitors. The 150th anniversary of Confederation marks an important milestone for our country and offers us a unique opportunity to celebrate the richness of our history and our diversity. Come live a colourful experience which highlights urban and horticultural art."

     

    Mr. Greg Fergus, Member of Parliament for Hull-Aylmer, is particularly proud to see Gatineau display its finery: "Our 150 years of history will be illustrated here, in the region, thanks to the spectacular MosaïCanada 150 project. Local residents as well as visitors from home and abroad will have the chance to see majestic horticultural works of art along a nearly one kilometre circuit."

    Government of Québec

    Following the exceptional regional mobilization to welcome the MosaïCanada 150/Gatineau 2017 event, the Québec government has chosen to follow suit.

     

    It was with great pride that, on May 5, 2016, Ms. Julie Boulet, Québec Minister of Tourism, announced the support of the Québec government: “All the regional partners are present to make MosaïCanada 150/Gatineau 2017 an extraordinary event. We believe that this event will contribute to the economic growth of the region through the benefits generated."

     

    City of Gatineau 2017

    MosaïCanada 150/Gatineau 2017 will promote the many attractions of the city of Gatineau, a place where we celebrate 150 years of joie de vivre! Thus, Gatineau for Life, the new image of the city, is the perfect fit for an art which celebrates the beauty of nature.

     

    Mr. Maxime Pedneaud-Jobin, Mayor of Gatineau, was excited at the announcement of Gatineau as the host of MosaïCanada: "It will be a rallying event like no other. MosaïCanada 150/Gatineau 2017 will promote Gatineau and the whole Outaouais region. The countdown will begin by June 30th."

  • Major partners

    The National Capital Commission

    The National Capital Commission

    The majestic Jacques-Cartier Park, under the responsibility of the National Capital Commission, will host MosaïCanada 150/Gatineau 2017. Dr. Mark Kristmanson, Ph.D., CEO of the National Capital Commission, is delighted. "As a steward of the parc Jacques-Cartier, the National Capital Commission is proud to welcome these majestic horticultural artworks to one of the capital's most important green spaces."

    Tourisme Outaouais

    Plan your visit
    with Tourism Outaouais!

    Gatineau and the nation’s capital, Ottawa, are neighbours, connected by four bridges. The MosaïCanada site and Jacques-Cartier Park in Gatineau are just a few minutes’ walk from Major’s Hill Park in Ottawa. To find out more about the attractions, restaurants, hotels, events and partners that will make your visit to Gatineau and the Outaouais unforgettable, follow this link:

    www.tourismeoutaouais.com/en

    Gatineau 2017

    2017 is a milestone year for Canada’s National Capital Region. On both sides of the Ottawa River, we’re getting ready to welcome the world. Join the party as we celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation! Gatineau will host several major events this summer, including MosaïCanada 150 / Gatineau 2017, Cirque du Soleil’s new show VOLTA, and the opening of the new Canadian History Hall at the Canadian Museum of History. Complete programming at

    www.gatineau2017.ca

    Université du Québec en Outaouais

    Backed by its membership in the Université du Québec network, the UQO can count on the academic resources and the common services of Canada's largest university system.

     

    Located in Gatineau, in the heart of the Outaouais, the UQQ is housed in two pavilions within walking distance of each another and benefits from a certain geographical and cultural advantage. In fact, it has the advantage of being located in a border zone marked by the rich presence of two cultures that live to the rhythm of the exciting activities of the nation's capital, Ottawa. Not only present in urban areas, UQO also offers services on the outskirts and is working to increase its regional over the next few years.

    Communities in Bloom

    Communities in Bloom

    Communities in Bloom is a Canadian non-profit organization committed to fostering civic pride, environmental responsibility and beautification through community involvement and the challenge of a national program, with focus on enhancing green spaces in communities.

    “People, plants and pride… growing together” is their slogan, and it captures the essence of the program.

    Cégep de l’Outaouais

    The only French public college in the area, the Cégep de l’Outaouais is a post-secondary study establishment for young people and adults, as well as for the workforce seeking professional development. Its goal is to provide a successful life and learning environment for a wide range of clients in the Outaouais, Québec and abroad.

     

    Through its pre-university, technical and continuing education programs, the Cégep de l’Outaouais contributes to the development of autonomous and responsible citizens.

     

    Active in the training of the workforce, the Cégep de l’Outaouais is a key socioeconomic partner. Based on the needs of the community, it initiates and collaborates in various projects by offering training services, research and resources that respond to the challenges of the environment.

    Institut des sciences
    de la forêt tempérée

    Attached to the Université du Québec en Outaouais, the Institut des sciences de la forêt tempérée is dedicated to the study of the temperate deciduous forest. ISFORT researchers are interested in issues associated with the functioning of ecosystems, the characterization and monitoring of natural resources and the development of innovative approaches for the development of natural resources in temperate forests.

    The work of ISFORT is part of an ethic of sustainable development of forest resources in order to be ecological sound, socially acceptable and economically viable.

  • Proud sponsors of works

    The Niagara Gateway (Ontario)

    The Wild Rose (Alberta) & The ProThe Polar Bear (Manitoba)

    The Prospector (Yukon)

    Jos Montferrand, a Giant from Gatineau

    Glenn Gould”s Piano

    Born with the Sun

  • Organize your visit with Tourisme Outaouais!

    Enjoy your stay in Gatineau to discover the various activities of the 150 th and prolong the pleasure by staying in one of the hotels and inns of the region.

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