Afi­ciona­dos of the Fine Arts Sup­port the Musée

Stanstead Journal - - FRONT PAGE - Sher­brooke

Re­sults of the Soirée des Beaux-arts of the Musée des beaux-arts de Sher­brooke: $75,000 Madame Cé­cile Géli­nas, Di­rec­tor of the Musée des beaux-arts de Sher­brooke, is pleased to an­nounce that the 2011 edi­tion of the Soirée des Beaux-arts brought the tidy sum of $75,000 to the cof­fers of the Musée, the re­sult of ticket sales as well as the auc­tion of art works. Twenty-two works achieved bids of $1000 or more: two each by Yves Trudeau, Riopelle et Jean Paul Lemieux and one by Leonard Co­hen, Rita Leten­dre, Serge Le­moyne, Richard Lacroix, Lau­réat Marois, Lisa Tognon, Nor­man McLaren, Nor­man Lal­ib­erté, René Der­ouin, Paolo Zuleta Zahr, Graham Cantieni and from the Town­ships, Mélanie Le­feb­vre, Charles Daudelin, Éti­enne St-Amant, John Bal­lan­tyne, Jac­ques Barbeau. But it was Syl­vain Grondin’s Feu sacré, that hit the Present at the art mu­seum’s auc­tion were the mu­seum’s Board of Direc­tors, dent of the evening, di­rec­tor mu­seum’s cu­ra­tor.

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Sarah Pha­neuf, pres­i­dent of Alain La­cour­siere, Hon­orary pre­siCe­cile Gelinas, and Sarah Boucher, the

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