Our mission

The Conseil des arts de Montréal scouts, guides, supports and recognizes excellence in the creation, production and presentation of the arts.

Our vision

Contribute to enhancing Montreal’s reputation as a major cultural metropolis of the world, recognized both here and elsewhere for its artistic vitality, inclusiveness and ability to innovate.

Our values

Our five core values are true beacons that light the way for all of our decisions and actions.

Equity

Parity, representation, balance

Audacity

Openness to difference and risk-taking

Agility

Preference for developing original initiatives and the ability to measure the results and adapt in real time

Proximity

Accessibility, presence in the field, attentiveness, talent scouting

Ethics

Clarity and objectivity of evaluation criteria, rigour of decision-making processes, free flow of information and decisions, sound governance

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Our actions

Scouting potential. Guiding talent. Supporting efforts. Recognizing audacity. The Conseil does more than give out grants. It is a true pillar of the arts community, bringing together our artistic, municipal and business sectors, and driving artistic creation in Montreal.

Regardless of your artistic discipline or activity, we can help bring your project to fruition. Strengthen your organization. Hone your skills. Promote your event. Do a residency. Acquire the tools you need to earn the recognition you deserve.