December 5 2019

Maria Ezcurra: winner of the Conseil des arts de Montréal’s Cultural Diversity in Visual Arts Award

Montréal, December 5, 2019 – We congratulate artist Maria Ezcurra, winner of the Cultural Diversity in Visual Arts Award. For the second time, the Conseil des arts de Montréal is partnering with the Ville de Montréal and the Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) to recognize outstanding visual artists in Montréal who also have diverse ethnocultural backgrounds. The issue of inclusion in the arts is one of the Conseil’s major strategic orientations, so it was completely natural...

December 4 2019

Mireille Camier, Audrey Bergeron, and Roxanne Halary (of the collective Burcu Emeç, Michael Martini, Nien Tzu Weng, Roxa Hy) receive Mécènes investis pour les arts grants totalling $17,000

Montreal, December 3, 2019 – Mécènes investis pour les arts (MIA) and Brigade Arts Affaires de Montréal (BAAM) announced this evening at the Crew Collective & Café the lucky recipients of their 2019 grants. Mireille Camier is receiving $7,000 for her project Bluff, Audrey Bergeron is receiving $5,000 for her project Verso, and Roxanne Halary (of the Burcu Emeç, Michael Martini, Nien Tzu Weng, Roxa Hy collective) is receiving $5,000 for Ça a l’air synthétique bonjour...

November 28 2019

Jazz Creation Grants: Two $5,000 grants for artists, collectives or organizations

Deadline: January 31, 2020 Artistic discipline: Music (jazz) The Jazz Creation Grants program, which aims to support the creation, production and/or dissemination of a jazz work, is back for a 6th edition thanks to a generous donor. Two $5,000 grants (one of the grants will be awarded to emerging talent) will support the career of an artist, collective or organization based in the Montreal metropolitan region. Learn more ...

November 25 2019

Budget Increase for the Conseil des arts de Montréal: Goal of $20 Million Reached for 2020

Montréal, November 25, 2019 – Board Chair of the Conseil des arts de Montréal, Jan-Fryderyk Pleszczynski, is very pleased with the budget tabled today by the Plante-Dorais administration, which will be submitted to the Agglomeration Council of Montréal. The Conseil's budget will be $20,235,000 in 2020, an increase of $1,785,000, delivering on the commitment made by Projet Montréal in the 2017 election. "I offer my sincere thanks to the Plante-Dorais administration for this significant investment in...

November 21 2019

Call for applications: Jovette-Marchessault Award for Women Theatre Artists

Image : Odetka Tuduri | Photos : Télé-Québec Deadline: January 16, 2020 Artistic discipline: Theatre We are pleased to announce that the call for nominations for the Jovette-Marchessault Award opens today. The Award is intended to increase the recognition and visibility of women artists’ contribution to Montreal’s theatre scene. The award includes a cash prize of $20,000, bestowed upon the winner by the Conseil des arts de Montréal (CAM). The call for nominations ends on January 16, 2020. This year,...

November 15 2019

Congratulations to the 2020 recipients of Ponts culturels, d'une rive à l'autre: Marie-Denise Douyon, Julien Boisvert, berceurs du temps et le Patin Libre

The arts projects selected for the 2020–2021 Ponts culturels, d’une rive à l’autre grants are bold and distinctive. For the program’s 5th edition, artists, collectives, and organizations were asked to submit proposals that, through artistic expression and building bridges with citizens and the general public, question identity and how we live together. De l’art sur l’feu: du proverbe à la création by Marie-Denise Douyon This project involves artistic contributions from citizens in five municipalities of MRC Vaudreuil-Soulanges...

November 14 2019

Philanthropy luncheons : Legacy gifts explained

Learn to identify elements to evaluate if your organisation is ready to manage a planned giving program! Free sessions and lunch is provided! December 4, 2019 from noon to 2 p.m Deadline for registration: November 28, 2019 Panel plan: How to identify individuals in your network for this type of donation; How to prepare an organisation to receive this type of donation; What are the resources for donors; How to build awareness with board member and staff about the subject. Facilitation : Émilie Chabot,...

November 12 2019

Mémoire - Racisme et discrimination systémiques dans les arts

In French Only La semaine dernière, le Conseil présentait son Mémoire - Racisme et discrimination systémiques dans les arts - Analyse et réflexions sur le parcours du Conseil des arts de Montréal dans le cadre des consultations publiques de l’Office de consultation publique de Montréal sur le racisme et la discrimination systémiques. Vous trouverez le document sur la page Publications de notre site web ou pouvez le consulter directement en cliquant sur ce lien. ...

November 7 2019

Fiscal sponsorship grants : Information session

Date: November 20, 2019, from 9:30 am to 11:00 am Deadline to register: November 18, 2019 Location: 1210 Sherbrooke Street East, conference room, level 0 You want to have a better understanding of the fiscal sponsorship program for the next deadline on December 16th? Come to the next information session! Register now ...

November 7 2019

General funding program

Application deadline: December 16, 2019 Artistic disciplines : All The program supports the creation, production, dissemination and presentation of professional artistic activities in Montreal. There are several grant components available: Project grant for organizations Eligible mandates: All This component aims to support the creation, production and dissemination of art and the implementation of professional artistic activities across the Island of Montreal. By providing financial support to various arts organizations, this program helps them to complete their projects. Project grant for collectives Eligible mandates: Projects...