March 31 2020

COVID-19: Acceleration of Grant Payments

Information note : March 31, 2020 To begin, I would like to extend both mine and the entire Conseil team’s assurances to all organizations and collectives that the community has our full support during these uncertain times. We understand that the precarious conditions brought on by the COVID-19 crisis have created a strong sense of helplessness. Our teams have received numerous calls and emails from many of you explaining the impacts on your creative, production and broadcasting teams. Mindful...

March 25 2020

Call for applications: Residency of the Americas

Fonderie Darling Photo : Morillo Photography Deadline : Mai 4, 2020 Dates of residency : January 1st, 2021 to March 31, 2021 This residency project in the beautiful Fonderie Darling aims to increase the circulation of art and artists across the American continent, from top to bottom and sea to sea. It is divided into two distinct parts: a three-month residency for a visual artist and a second, two-month residency for a curator or art critic. Learn more ...

March 23 2020

COVID-19 : Conseil's Guidelines

Information note : March 23, 2020 Guidelines for Conseil des arts de Montréal funding programs during the coronavirus crisis. As announced in the Conseil’s 2020 budget, more than $17 million is to be provided to Montreal-based arts organizations and collectives. The Conseil is well aware that the organizations, collectives and artists it funds will be under significant financial pressure as a result of this crisis, and has every intention of honouring the financial commitments it has made to...

March 16 2020

COVID-19 : Message to Organizations and Collectives in All Disciplines

The Conseil des arts de Montréal has taken note of the Gouvernement du Québec’s guidance on measures to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. We are closely monitoring the situation as it evolves and wish to reassure the Montréal organizations and collectives we work with. The Conseil’s financial commitments Facing this emergency situation, the Conseil des arts de Montréal will maintain its financial commitments to the organizations and collectives it supports through its various programs. We are aware of...

March 15 2020

COVID-19 : Measures at the Maison du Conseil

The Conseil des arts de Montréal is closely monitoring the developments surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19). We are adapting based on government and municipal guidelines. We are writing today to inform you of the changes in access to the various venues of the Maison du Conseil. Studios The studios the studios and the conference room will be closed until May 4, 2020 inclusively. Atrium All events scheduled in the Atrium are cancelled up to and including May 4, 2020. A status update will...

March 13 2020

COVID-19 : report du 35e Grand Prix du Conseil des arts de Montréal

In French Only Ayant à cœur la santé et la sécurité de la communauté montréalaise, c’est avec regret que le Conseil des arts de Montréal vous informe que le déjeuner du 35e Grand Prix sera reporté. Cette décision vise à respecter l’interdiction du gouvernement du Québec de tenir des rassemblements de plus de 250 personnes. Nous continuons à suivre l’évolution de la situation de très près et vous informerons de la nouvelle date dès que possible. Il...

February 25 2020

CultivART 2020: More than $100,000 invested in internships and mentoring for Indigenous artists and cultural workers

Montreal, Tuesday, February 25, 2020 – The Conseil des arts de Montréal is delighted to announce the internship proposals and the candidates selected for the new CultivART 2020 program in Montreal. Included in the internships are 650 paid hours with a Montreal-based artistic or cultural organization, to be completed by July 31, 2020. As well, the Indigenous interns will receive about 150 hours of coaching by an Indigenous mentor. The mentors hail from various Indigenous...

February 24 2020

ARTIST NAYLA DABAJI, WINNER OF THE 2020 IMPRESSIONS RESIDENCY

An initiative of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts and the Conseil des arts de Montréal Nayla Dabaji. Photo: Kassim Dabaji Montréal, February 24, 2020 – The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA), in collaboration with the Conseil des arts de Montréal (CAM), is pleased to announce the winner of the 2020 Impressions residency: artist Nayla Dabaji. This residency invites a visual artist representing Montreal’s cultural diversity to carry out a research and creation project by...

February 17 2020

Three winners announced for the 2020 creation residencies for emerging artists in dance, new artistic practices and theatre

Congratulations to Dominique Sophie, the Surreal SoReal Theatre and La nuit / Le bruit, this year’s winners in our creation residency program, who will each receive a grant as well as mentoring by a senior artistic advisor. During their residencies, the selected artists will create a work in the studios of the Maison du Conseil des arts de Montréal that will then be presented to the public. These residencies are intended to promote intergenerational collaboration and...

February 14 2020

Dévoilement des lauréat.e.s 2020 du Prix des libraires - Catégorie Jeunesse

In french only Créé en 2011, le Prix des libraires | Jeunesse valorise en outre la mission du libraire : intermédiaire de choix entre le livre et le jeune lecteur, le libraire contribue, par ses conseils éclairés, à initier les enfants et les adolescents à la lecture, à solidifier leur lien avec les mots, à provoquer des rencontres inspirantes, souvent marquantes. Partenaire depuis la création du Prix, le Conseil des arts de Montréal a remis une bourse de...