January 13 2022

Call for applications: Digital Arts Awards (NUMIX)

Deadline: February 17, 2022 Discipline: Digital arts Are you a digital artist or part of a digital arts collective? Apply for the Digital Arts Award, which comes with a $5,000 prize from the Conseil! Created in collaboration with the Prix Numix and Prix Xn Québec, this award will be given to an artist whose work, based on one or more technologies, demonstrates an original artistic approach. Learn more ...

January 13 2022

Call for applications: Jazz Creation Grants

Deadline: February 17, 2022 Discipline: Jazz music Would you like to get a grant to carry out your jazz music project? Professional artists, collectives, established or emerging organizations, check this out! Through a private donation, the Conseil offers two annual grants of $5,000 to an artist, artist collective or organization for a future artistic project. For CD recording projects, recipients will also be able to access the Crawford Studio, as well as receive support for mixing. Learn more ...

January 13 2022

Call for applications: Music Creation Residency in Douala

Apllication deadline: February 15, 2022 at 5 p.m. Artistic discipline : Music The Conseil and the Afropolitan Nomad Festival invite professional musicians in Montréal to apply for a music creation residency from June 12–26, 2022, in Douala, Cameroon. The residency culminates in a performance during the eighth Afropolitan Nomad Festival, which takes place on June 24 and 25, 2022. The residency will include: a $5,000 grant to cover the artist’s fees and travel expenses pre-trip training professional meetings in Douala with local and...

December 20 2021

New Artistic Practices Now Referred to as Non-Disciplinary Artistic Practices

The world around us is constantly changing, and the arts milieu is no exception. Starting January 1, 2022, the Conseil will use the name “non-disciplinary artistic practices” to refer to what it used to call “new artistic practices.” Why the change? To better reflect the realities of the new artistic practices and multidisciplinary programming sectors, which have seen major transformations in recent years, the names and definitions used for these two categories have been revised. The changes come...

December 20 2021

Message from Nathalie Maillé, executive director - Focus december 2021

Crédit illustration: Alice Picard With the year drawing to a close, now is a good time to take stock of the ups and downs of 2021, and also give a thought to our hopes for 2022. When I think back on the last year, the exceptionally agile way our community navigated it stands out… and will have to continue to do so. Although compassion will be key, I think patience is our most powerful tool as...

December 17 2021

Arts projects in the boroughs in 2022

In French Only The Conseil des arts de Montréal and the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec, in collaboration with Culture Montréal, are pleased to present the four projects selected for support in the boroughs and municipalities of the Island of Montréal. Each recipient will receive $25,000 in financial assistance to create their project. They will also be hosted by and receive the technical support of the Rivière-des-Prairies-Pointe-aux-Trembles and Sud-Ouest boroughs, and the cities of...

December 17 2021

Four projects to build Cultural Bridges!

The recipients of the Cultural Bridges, From One Shore to the Other program were announced this week: DYNAMO THÉÂTRE INC, Drôldadon, Elyse De Lafontaine and Alejandra Odgers will present their projects in another city in 2022. The four projects were selected for their artistic quality, innovative nature and outstanding approach to engaging the public in the creation process. Recipients will each receive a grant up to $20,000 to carry out their project. The 2021–2022 recipients are: DYNAMO THÉÂTRE INC City...

December 16 2021

Vincent Brault et Flavia Garcia remportent les résidences d'écrivain-ne-s en librairie

Press Release - In French Only Montréal, le 16 décembre 2021 De mars à mai prochain, Vincent Brault et Flavia Garcia seront en résidence d’écrivain-e respectivement à la Librairie Saga Bookstore (Notre-Dame-de-Grâce) et à La Livrerie – Librairie coopérative de quartier (Centre-Sud). Développées par le Conseil des arts de Montréal, ces résidences s’accompagnent d’un projet de médiation culturelle qui a pour objectif de familiariser le public qui fréquente la librairie avec le travail du créateur ou de la...

December 15 2021

NoMásClavos receives the research-creation residency for cultural diversity in theatre and new artistic practices

The artists’ collective NoMásClavos is the lucky recipient of the research-creation residency for cultural diversity in theatre and new artistic practices! In addition to receiving artists’ fees, the collective will receive professional mentorship and be able to carry out their project using the artists’ studios of the Conseil des arts de Montréal and the Théâtre Aux Écuries from January to June 2022. Laissez-moi seul !, a creation by NoMásClavos Photo : J. Ávila The artists’ collective NoMásClavos consists of...

December 15 2021

Symon Henry remporte la résidence à la Bibliothèque du Vieux-Saint-Laurent

In French Only Félicitations à Symon Henry qui a remporté le 14 décembre dernier une bourse de 15 000 $ pour une résidence d’écriture et de médiation culturelle à la Bibliothèque du Vieux-Saint-Laurent (arrondissement de Saint-Laurent). Ielle aura la chance de mener son projet de médiation culturelle composé d'ateliers axés sur les questions de genre et d’identité, inclusifs et multidisciplinaires, qui s’ancreront dans la mission de la Bibliothèque et de sa FabricARThèque. Symon Henry s’illustre depuis 2015 dans...