The-Marc-Aurele Fortin Foundation

Public collections

Many Canadian museums own works by Fortin in their collections. Several of them have works of the painter on their walls that you can see by visiting the museum. However, we advise you to check before you go.


Here is a list of Canadian institutions that have Fortin’s work in their collections:


  • Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax
  • Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
  • Leonard and Bina Ellen Gallery, Montreal
  • University of Montreal
  • Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec, Montréal 
  • Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal
  • Musée d’art de Joliette
  • Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Québec
  • Musée de Charlevoix, La Malbaie
  • Chicoutimi Pulperie
  • National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
  • Ottawa Art Gallery
  • Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
  • Hart House, Toronto
  • McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg
  • Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa
  • Art Gallery of Windsor
  • Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston
  • Art Gallery of Hamilton
  • Winnipeg Art Gallery