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La Presse quotes Maurice Forget in an article on the potential semi-privatization of the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal

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“Réactions favorables à... une réflexion” by Éric Clément, La Presse

Read the article (available in French only)

“An avid art collector, lawyer Maurice Forget recalls that he once advocated for the museum’s 'semi-privatisation'. ‘It has always seemed to me that a State-owned museum, which reflects the glory of a nation, should be privately financed, otherwise its proprietorship becomes a burden to the State,’ said M. Forget.”