August 14 2018

Pilot Project: Trade mission to Lyon

Deadline : September 6 2018 For the first time, the Conseil des arts de Montréal is partnering with the Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Montreal to offer Montreal-based arts organizations and collectives an opportunity to join a three-day trade mission to Lyon that will run from November 12 to 15, 2018. Grow your network and make Montreal’s art shine abroad! Selected participants will travel to Lyon to take part in the strategic forum on France-Quebec business relations, an...

August 13 2018

Call for applications: Impressions artist residency

In collaboration with the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Deadline for applications: October 9 2018 Photo MBAM For an eight-week period, from January to March 2019, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts will open its doors and its reserves to an emerging artist from one of Montreal's cultural communities or a First Nations, Inuit or Métis artist. As one of Montreal’s leading institutions, the MMFA considers it imperative to support original initiatives that will provide cultural institutions and creators with...

August 6 2018

Call for applications: Le Conseil des arts de Montréal en tournée

Application deadline : September 15, 2018 Since 1983, the Conseil des arts de Montréal Touring Program has fostered the dissemination of the arts throughout the Island of Montreal, allowing artistic companies and collectives to increase their visibility. The program extends the exposure of works while diversifying their audiences and enriching the cultural life of the Island’s boroughs and municipalities. With inclusion as its priority focus, the goal of the Conseil is to reflect the social fabric of...

July 26 2018

General Funding Program: Open for on-line applications due on September 15

The on-line portal of the Conseil des arts de Montréal, ORORA, can now be accessed by organizations and groups intending to submit a grant application with a September 15, 2018 deadline. If you are one of these organizations or collectives, you must apply on-line. We invite you to consult the four tutorials (in french), which provide useful information on how to register and quickly create your account. Who may make a grant application via ORORA? The following grant applications...

June 22 2018

Journée de la philanthropie en culture - les premiers pas

Join us for Journée de la philanthropie en culture - les premiers pas : how to startfundraising in your organization. We aim to create a space for exchange and reflection, for learning about the advantages and strategies of integrating philanthropic processes and revenue into your organization. A number of your colleagues will share experiences in panels and key note conversations. As well, there will be peer learning through co-development* exercises. This inaugural meeting is open to all...

June 20 2018

Call for applications : Mécènes investis pour les arts Grants

Application deadline : August 23rd, 2018 The Mécènes investis pour les arts grant is back for a sixth year with a minimum of three (3) annual grants totalizing 15 000$. Emerging artists, collectives and organizations (individuals aged 40 or under, and organizations incorporated for no more than 7 years), whose approach or project is particularly innovative, can benefit from this grant. Deadline for online applications on ORORA : Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 More details can be found here: www.artsmontreal.org/en/prizes/mecenes http://mecenesinvestispourlesarts.com/ For information...

June 14 2018

Call for applications : Go-C.A.

Application deadline: August 2nd, 2018 Go-C.A. program helps pairing artistic organizations in Montreal with professionals who are interested to join a board. The next pairing evening will be on Wednesday October 24th 2018 from 5PM to 8:30PM. To participate, organizations must respond to the following criteria: • Have two (2) empty seats within their board; • Fill out the following form no later than Thursday August 2nd, 2018 • Be available two weeks prior the pairing evening for a preparatory meeting; • Send...

June 13 2018

Visit the exhibition La Mémoire et l’Oubli from the art photographer Adriana Garcia-Cruz

From June 7th to July 31st at the Maison du Conseil des arts de Montréal La mémoire et l’oubli, which received a 2017 Vivacité grant from the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (in collaboration with the Conseil des arts de Montréal) is a collection of 30 photographs of objects preciously preserved by immigrants of diverse origins. The objects bear witness to a past that has already been lost, at once representing a link with the...

June 11 2018

Ensemble Âstân and Ramon Chicharron Win the Eighth Diversity in Music Award

Montréal, June 11, 2018 – Congratulations to the two collectives Ensemble Âstân and Ramon Chicharron, who won the eighth edition of the Diversity in Music Award given out by the Conseil des arts de Montréal and its partners! The Diversity in Music Award pays tribute to the wide range of musical expressions found in Montréal and promotes the careers of musicians representative of Montréal’s cultural diversity. Ramon Chicharron et Ensemble Âstân. Photo: Alex Paillon To better address the...

June 11 2018

La Machinerie des arts wins the 2018 Prix de la relève – Caisse de la Culture

Montréal, June 8, 2018 – La Machinerie des arts has won the 2018 Prix de la Relève – Caisse de la Culture and its accompanying $5,000 purse. The award recognizes young professional collectives and organizations that take concrete action to assist in the development of emerging artists. The winner was revealed at the Conseil des arts de Montréal’s annual meeting, attended by members of Montréal’s arts community and the Conseil’s partners. Marie-Christine Cojocaru, Executive Director, Caisse...