Gilles S. Bonetto
Ionic column (1984)
Location: north mezzanine
This imposing ionic column in grey limestone emphasizes the station’s elegant, classical design. It also recalls the classical education offered at the station’s namesake, nearby collège Saint-Laurent.
Did you know?
This column is depicted in Pierre Osterrath’s stained-glass window in the rue du Collège entrance building.
About the artist
Architect Gilles S. Bonetto designed station du Collège in collaboration with his colleague, Jacques Garand. While Garand designed the south entrance to the station, Bonetto designed the north access, including the column.