September 17 2019

Inter@mériques Exhibition of the Latinarte Festival in the mezzanine of the Conseil des arts de Montréal

Discover Inter@mériques Exhibition of the Latinarte Festival in the mezzanine of the Conseil des arts de Montréal. The exhibition brings together artists from diverse cultures of the Americas presenting works with a digital dimension, created in partnership with Agence Topo and curated by Mariza Rosales Argonza. Free admission. From Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. From September 17 to October 18, 2019. Maison du Conseil des arts de Montréal 1210, Sherbrooke Street East Montréal (Québec) H2L 1L9 ...

September 16 2019

La Ville de Montréal et le Conseil des arts de Montréal rendent un dernier hommage à un grand nom du Jazz montréalais

In French Only Montréal, le 16 septembre 2019 – La mairesse de Montréal, Valérie Plante, la présidente du conseil de ville, Cathy Wong, et le président du Conseil des arts de Montréal, Jan-Fryderyk Pleszczynski, saluent la contribution extraordinaire de Vic Vogel à l’évolution et au rayonnement du jazz montréalais. Cette légende de notre ville, qui vient de nous quitter, a consacré sa vie à la musique en portant plusieurs chapeaux. On l’a applaudi seul ou avec son Jazz...

September 13 2019

What’s happening in the research-creation residency for culturally diverse artists in theatre and new artistic practices

Ever wonder how we would live together in imminent danger? How we would manage to stay afloat in turbulent waters? Since August 15, Créations GIROVAGO has been working on its creative project Gypsy Kumbia Orchestra (GKO): Aguas turbias, as part of the research-creation residency for culturally diverse artists in theatre and new artistic practices. Directed by Ricard Soler Mallol, this multidisciplinary experience features musicians, dancers and circus artists. “In this age of heightened individualism, with communities walling...

September 12 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 : October 2, 2019 from noon to 2pm Application deadline : September 26, 2019 Theme : Governance and philanthropy A panel composed of philanthropy managers and cultural workers and volunteers who sit on the boards of Montreal-based arts organizations. Hear testimonials that will shed...

September 11 2019

Constance V. Pathy stepping down as president of Les Grands Ballets: the Conseil des arts de Montréal salutes her remarkable contribution

With Constance V. Pathy having announced that she will not be renewing her mandate as president and member of the ballet company’s board of directors, the Conseil des arts de Montréal wishes to salute her deep commitment to the performing arts, in particular her extraordinary contribution to Les Grands Ballets, an institution she has presided over since 1989. A true patron of the arts, Ms. Pathy has earned numerous awards and distinctions for her ongoing engagement, including...

September 6 2019

Good news: TOHU joins the Impact Residency!

Application deadline : October, 15 2019 Artistic disciplines : Circus arts This research and exploration residency for circus arts is for an arts collective or organization seeking to develop original creations unfettered by presentation constraints. In addition to a project grant, the recipient will receive professional guidance and networking opportunities. An initiative of the Conseil des arts de Montréal, Les 7 doigts de la main, Cirque Éloize, En Piste the National Circus Arts Alliance and TOHU. Learn more ...

September 6 2019

Émilie Racine et Yu-Jane Liu, lauréates de la résidence croisée pour marionnettistes

In french only Casteliers, le Conseil des arts de Montréal et la Lìzé Puppet Art Colony sont heureux d’annoncer les lauréates de la résidence croisée de recherche et de création entre Montréal et Taïwan, les marionnettistes Émilie Racine et Yu-Jane Liu. Cette expérience leur permettra de travailler sur leurs projets respectifs et d’enrichir leur démarche artistique grâce aux échanges avec leur communauté d’accueil. La résidence croisée permettra cette année à Émilie Racine de séjourner à Taïwan...

September 5 2019

Call for applications: Demo recording creation and production grant for Indigenous and culturally diverse collectives

Application deadline: October 15, 2019 Designed for Montreal collectives composed of professional Aboriginal or culturally diverse musicians, this program offers support for the creation and recording of a first demo, along with the support of an artistic advisor. Learn more ...

September 5 2019

Call for applications: «Je me vois à l'écran» residency

Screenwriting residency for emerging film artists from Afro-descendant communities in Montreal Deadline: October 4, 2019 at midnight The Conseil des Arts de Montréal is partnering with Black on Black Films to offer, for a first edition, a screenwriting residency - « Je me vois à l’écran ». This pilot project, aimed at emerging filmmakers from Afro-descendent communities in Montreal, aims to support their artistic practice and professional development as well as their access to the film industry. During the...

September 3 2019

The success story of former démART–Mtl intern Moridja

Moridja: Former démART–Mtl intern recounts his path to becoming a visual artist The démART-Mtl program offers culturally diverse artist-interns the opportunity to become immersed in Montreal’s arts scene and develop their talents under the guidance of veteran professionals. With the internships being paid, the artists can devote all their time to practising their art and improving their administrative skills. Moridja Kitenge Banza, former intern of the program, tells us about his career. Born in the Democratic...