October 18 2019

Fortner Anderson et Laure Morali obtiennent une résidence d’écriture en bibliothèque

French only Montréal, 17 octobre 2019 — Le poète Fortner Anderson ainsi que la poète et auteure de récits Laure Morali ont remporté en septembre dernier une bourse d’écriture, respectivement dans les bibliothèques de Pierrefonds (Arrondissement de Pierrefonds-Roxboro) et de Saint-Léonard (arrondissement de Saint-Léonard). Ces résidences de six mois se dérouleront en 2019-2020. Chaque lauréat recevra une bourse de 15 000 $, soit 10 000 $ du Conseil des arts de Montréal (CAM) et 5 000 $ de...

October 17 2019

Philanthropy luncheons are back!

Bring along members of your team or your Board of Directors to hear about fundraising experiences and learn about tools and resources for approaching and mobilizing donors and volunteers. Free sessions and lunch is provided! Next session : Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Application deadline : October 31, 2019 Theme : The art of networking Online registration: TBA In collaboration with the Association des artistes-entrepreneurs de Montréal (AARTEN), this practical workshop will demystify networking, help you understand your needs and improve...

October 16 2019

Invitation - Des ponts culturels, d'une rive à l'autre 2019

Meet-and-greet and unveiling of four new co-created works at Montreal's Place des Arts Saturday, November 9, 2019, 1-5 p.m. Espace culturel Georges-Émile-Lapalme, Place des Arts 175 Saint Catherine Street West, Montreal You are invited to attend the first viewing of four co-created artistic projects, to be unveiled at Place des Arts as part of the Conseil’s program Des ponts culturels, d’une rive à l’autre 2019. Doors will open to the general public at 1:00 p.m. for a meet-and-greet with the...

October 10 2019

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS SCHOOL RESIDENCIES FOR CHILDREN’S WRITERS AND ILLUSTRATORS

Deadline: November 1, 2019 2019 participating schools: - École Très-Saint-Sacrement (CSMB) Classes: preschool - École Ludger-Duvernay (CSDM) Classes: cycle 1 - École Sainte-Colette (CSPI) Class: cycle 2 These residencies, unlike any other in Québec, offer a special and unique opportunity for Montréal children’s writers and illustrators to connect with their audiences. The residencies are tied to a cultural mediation project that focuses on a creative endeavour addressing a specific age group. Each residency comes with a $10,000 grant, with the Conseil des arts de...

October 10 2019

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - CREATIVE WRITER’S RESIDENCY AT DRAWN & QUARTERLY BOOKSTORE

Press Release For immediate release Montreal, October 10, 2019 – The Conseil des arts de Montréal (CAM) is joining forces with the Association des libraires du Québec (ALQ) for the seventh year of its bookstore residency for professional writers. Taking place this year at the Drawn & Quarterly Bookstore from February to May 2020, the residency gives the selected author an opportunity to interact with the public, developing an artistic project with input...

October 3 2019

Project support for the boroughs and municipalities of the island of Montréal

Application deadline: November 5, 2019 Artistic disciplines: All Boroughs: Montréal Nord, Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie, Saint-Laurent, and Verdun For the 2019 edition, arts organizations and collectives from the boroughs of Montréal-Nord, Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie, Saint-Laurent, and Verdun can submit their ideas for the creation and presentation of arts productions on their territory, starting today. The program aims to stimulate cultural vitality, address the priorities of cultural development or action plans in the targeted boroughs and municipalities, and develop and retain audiences. An initiative from...

October 3 2019

The Conseil des arts de Montréal invests $100,000 to foster emerging talent in Montréal-Nord, Rosemont–La Petite-Patrie, Saint-Laurent, and Verdun. A call for proposals goes out today

Press release For immediate release Montréal, October 3, 2019 – The Conseil des arts de Montréal is partnering with four boroughs in support of a $25,000 project in each sector. Through these partnerships, the Conseil hopes to foster the emerging talents of the arts community on the island to enhance the cultural development efforts in each of these boroughs. Professional arts organizations and collectives in the boroughs of Montréal-Nord, Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie, Saint-Laurent, and Verdun are invited...

September 19 2019

Congratulations to Luiza Cocora, winner of the first-ever “Les voi.e.s.x théâtrales: dramatic writing residency”

Photo : Julie Artacho For her writing project, Les rêves recyclés d'une fleur en plastique qui se croyait une vraie fleur, Luiza Cocora will receive playwriting coaching from the CEAD in 2019-2020 as well as production coaching from the ZH Festival in 2020-2021, with two public performances of her work being staged during the festival. Ms. Cordova is preparing a work of social science fiction revolving around environmental disaster, using a combined documentary and fictional approach. The...

September 19 2019

Des ponts culturels, d’une rive à l’autre 2019: Meet-and-greet and unveiling of four new co-created works at Montreal’s Place des Arts

You are invited to attend the first viewing of four co-created artistic projects, to be unveiled at Place des Arts as part of the Conseil’s new program, Des ponts culturels, d’une rive à l’autre 2018. Doors will open to the general public at 1:30 p.m. for a meet-and-greet with the artists and members of the public who helped conceive and create the projects. When: Saturday, November 9, 2019, 1-5 p.m. Where: Espace culturel Georges-Émile-Lapalme, Place des Arts ...

September 19 2019

Message from Nathalie Maillé, Executive Director

Photo : Nathalie Saint-Pierre September is here again, marking the start of another artistic year! What lies ahead for 2019–2020? The Conseil will use the coming months to continue working on various matters, which are all well underway. We recently launched the first call for proposals to support inclusive practices, helping to develop initiatives that promote inclusion and accessibility in the arts. I would like to reiterate this program’s importance for us. The program aims to...