Public Artwork

C’est mon père qui m’a appris à lire

Danielle Binet, C'est mon père qui m'a appris à lire, 1995. © Pascale Beaudet
Bibliothèque de L'Épiphanie, 66 rue Notre-Dame, L’Épiphanie, QC, Canada
Artwork creator(s): 
Binet, Danielle
Text author(s): 
Binet, Danielle
Installation year: 
Remarks on location: 

The artwork unfolds in the central area of the library.


Eight black and white photographs are installed in the upper part of the walls. They represent types of printed material that can be found in a library: a novel, children's fairy tales, comic books, musical score, material written in Braille and archival documents.Other photographs are self-portraits (bust and full-size).

Artwork theme: 

The self-portraits evoke the dream in which the reader is immersed.

Ville de L'Épiphanie; Bibliothèque de L'Épiphanie

La politique du 1% dans Lanaudière. Les œuvres du milieu culturel

Beaudet, Pascale (1999).  La politique du 1% dans Lanaudière. Les œuvres du milieu culturel. L’Artefact. vol. 7, no. 5 (Mars-Avril) , p. 22-27