August 15 2019

Call for applications: Envol Award

Deadline: September 16, 2019 Artistic discipline: dance This award, in the amount of $10,000, recognizes a significant contribution or outstanding creation by a Montréal artist, cultural worker, collective, or organization whose works or actions embrace cultural diversity and/or inclusive practices in dance. The award is for: choreographers performers costume, set, and lighting designers, etc. cultural workers artist collectives organizations (non-profits or artist cooperatives) etc. Envol is awarded by the Conseil des arts de Montréal, in partnership with the Prix de la danse de Montréal. Learn more ...

August 15 2019

Call for applications: creation production residency in new artistic practices

Application deadline: September 20, 2019 This residency is designed for professional organizations and artists’ collectives working in new artistic practices and more especially in interdisciplinary artistic practices. Such practices combine the knowledge, skills and ways of thinking of two or more artistic and non-artistic disciplines, and interrelate their languages and lexicons. They are different from pluridisciplinary or multidisciplinary practices in that they do not simply juxtapose various disciplines (music, dance, theatre, visual arts, digital arts) in a...

August 8 2019

Call for applications: Le Conseil des arts de Montréal en tournée (Touring program)

Deadline: September 16, 2019 Artistic disciplines: All The Conseil des arts de Montréal Touring Program has been fostering the dissemination of the arts throughout the Island of Montreal Montréal for more than 35 years! The program extends the exposure of previously presented works, allowing artistic companies and collectives to increase their visibility, diversify their audiences and enrich the cultural life of residents of the Island’s boroughs and municipalities. The program is open to all artistic disciplines. The Conseil...

August 8 2019

Information session: Le Conseil des arts de Montréal en tournée (Touring program)

If you’re planning to file an application in 2019 for the Conseil des arts de Montréal Touring Program, come and attend our free information session! Only one person per organization or collective may attend. – Places are limited – Deadline for registration: August 23, 2019 >> Register now! On the agenda: • Objectives, eligibility criteria, online application platform • Tips and advice for filing your grant application • Presentation on the budget you must include with your grant application When: Wednesday, August 28,...

August 8 2019

Call for applications: Impact Residency

Research and exploration residency for circus arts Deadline: October 15, 2019 The Conseil des arts de Montréal, Les 7 doigts de la main, Cirque Éloize, and the circus arts national network En Piste are launching the first edition of the Impact Residency. This pilot project for an arts collective or a circus arts organization will provide an opportunity to develop original creations through research and exploration of new circus arts dramatic writing, unfettered by the constraints...

August 1 2019

Call for applications: General Funding Program

Deadline: September 16, 2019 Artistic disciplines: All The General Funding Program supports the creation, production, presentation and dissemination of Montreal's professional artistic activities. There are several different types of assistance available: Project grants Eligible mandates: All These grants are intended for Montreal-based arts collectives and organizations to support a one-time, non-recurring project. Two-year operating grants Eligible mandates: Events and festivals This funding is intended for professional arts organizations that have previously received two project grants from the Conseil des arts de Montréal....

July 26 2019

Jazz Creation Grants: two artistic projects worth watching for

The two winners of the 2019 Jazz Creation Grants, Apocalypse 8 and Innovations en concert, will soon be bringing new works to the public! The panel of judges was particularly impressed by the originality of their proposed projects and each has been awarded a $5,000 grant, made possible by a private donor. The collective Apocalypse 8, under the artistic direction of Aurélien Tomasi, will produce a recording in tribute to saxophonist Thomas Chapin featuring unpublished compositions. Some...

July 16 2019

The Conseil des arts de Montréal salutes Joseph Rouleau, Quebec opera pioneer

Montreal, July 16, 2019 – The Conseil des arts de Montréal was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of opera great and engaged citizen Joseph Rouleau. A world-renowned classical singer, he made a huge contribution to the national and international music scenes. The Conseil’s Chairman, Jan-Fryderyk Pleszczynski, and Executive Director Nathalie Maillé join with the music community and all Montrealers in offering sincere condolences to Mr. Rouleau’s family and friends. “Joseph Rouleau played a unique part...

July 16 2019

Peter Van Haaften is artist of the 4th residence CQAM/Turbulent

Montreal, the July 16th 2019 - The Conseil québécois des arts médiatiques (CQAM) and Turbulent are proud to announce that artist Peter van Haaften has won the residency at Turbulent. Thanks to the CQAM-Turbulent Digital Arts Residency, Peter van Haaften will be able to benefit from the support of a team of experienced technicians to create his TimeLine project. He will work with Turbulent's developers and technologies, including M, a history creation and scripting engine, and...

July 4 2019

Call for applications: CultivART Indigenous program

5 Internships for Indigenous artists or cultural workers within professional arts and cultural organizations Application deadline for mentors: September 6, 2019 Application deadline for organizations and interns: October 11, 2019 This program of 5 paid internships is open to Montreal-based arts and cultural organizations as well as to Indigenous artists and cultural workers. Participants will be able to hone their experience in roles that support artistic and cultural practices while actively participating in the host organization's development. CultivART also offers...