Richard Beliveau presents his prestigious private collection
Presented to the public for the very first time, the exhibition Samurai - The Prestigious Collection of Richard Béliveau will be offered exclusively at Pointe-à-Callière from May 17, 2012 to March 31, 2013.
Well-known in Québec for his work in the prevention and treatment of cancer, Richard Béliveau is a university professor, researcher, author, speaker, and presenter, as well as a devotee of Japanese culture and a great collector of Japanese objects and artwork. For the very first time, Mr. Béliveau has agreed to exhibit part of his vast collection. It is one of the most important collections in the world, both for its historical value and rarity, as well as in terms of the number and diversity of items it contains.