Paris: 1960


Participates in the Arte Canadiense exhibition at the Museo Nacional de Arte Moderno in Mexico (Gagnon, 1988, p. 470).


Participates in the Guggenheim International Awards exhibition held at the Guggenheim Museum in New York (Gagnon, 1988, p. 471).


Toronto, Roberts Gallery (Gagnon, 1988, p. 473).


Participates in Paintings and Drawings from the C.S. Band Collection exhibition held at the Vancouver Art Gallery in Vancouver, British Columbia (Gagnon, 1988, p. 473).


The Third Biennial Exhibition of Canadian Painting (first held at the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa in May and June 1959 and will circulate until May 1960 to ten Canadian cities) is presented at the Calgary Allied Arts Centre. Borduas shows Figures schématiques, 1956 (Gagnon, 1978, p. 503; 1988, p. 471).


Participates in the Antagonismes exhibition held at the Musée des Arts décoratifs in Paris (Gagnon, 1988, p. 472); Borduas shows Composition, 1957.

February 22

Borduas dies in his studio in Paris (Écrits I, p. 47).