January 20 2020

Le Château de Barbe-Bleue de l’Orchestre Métropolitain et Oktoécho lauréats du Prix Opus du Concert de l’année – Montréal et du Prix Opus Inclusion et Diversité – Montréal

French version only Le Château de Barbe-Bleue Photo : François Goupil OktoÉcho Photo : OKTOÉCHO Montréal, le 19 janvier 2020 – Depuis plus de 20 ans, le Conseil des arts de Montréal est fier de collaborer avec le Conseil québécois de la musique à l’occasion des Prix Opus. Dans le cadre de cette 23e édition, le Conseil est heureux de remettre deux bourses de 3 000 $, incluant notamment le Prix Opus Inclusion et diversité - Montréal visant à mieux refléter...

January 20 2020

Conseil des arts de Montréal hosts Canada Council for the Arts Conversation between Nathalie Maillé and Simon Brault

Monday, February 10, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ) 475 de Maisonneuve Boulevard East What are the challenges facing Montreal’s arts community in 2020? How can financial contributors to the arts make sure they are addressing local realities? Is the international presence of artists a factor nowadays in successful cultural diplomacy? Nathalie Maillé, Executive Director of the Conseil des arts de Montréal, will host Simon Brault, Director and CEO of the Canada Council for the...

January 16 2020

Pierre Rancourt: Winner of the People’s Choice award for the 2018-2019 season of the Conseil des arts de Montréal’s Touring Program

Congratulations to baritone Pierre Rancourt, who received the most votes among the 3,400 participants in the People’s Choice award for the Conseil’s 2018-2019 Touring Program. Mr. Rancourt won for his work Carlos Gardel : Dialogue avec le roi du tango, sponsored by Atelier Lyrique. Combining music and poetry, French and Spanish, past and present, Pierre Rancourt’s stirring audiovisual creation introduced a wide audience to the work of Gardel. Known as the “King of Tango,” Gardel was an...

January 15 2020

Join us for the 35th Grand Prix du Conseil des arts de Montréal

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January 14 2020

Finalists for the 35th Grand Prix du Conseil des arts de Montréal announced today

Montréal, January 14, 2020 – The Conseil des arts de Montréal is delighted to unveil the finalists for its prestigious Grand Prix, the 35th edition of which will take place on March 19, 2020 at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal. Each of the finalists made an outstanding contribution to Montreal’s arts scene in 2019. The finalists for the 35th Grand Prix du Conseil des arts de Montréal are: Alchimies, Créations et Cultures for the exceptional opening concert...

January 13 2020

Trois créateurs jeunesse à l'honneur dans des résidences scolaires montréalaises

In French Only Montréal, le 13 janvier 2020 – Le Conseil des arts de Montréal (CAM), le ministère de l’Éducation, de l’Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche (MÉESR), par l’intermédiaire de son programme Une école montréalaise pour tous et Communication-Jeunesse sont heureux d’annoncer qu’Audrée Archambault, Steve Beshwaty et Elaine Turgeon sont les lauréats des résidences dans trois écoles montréalaises. Les trois créateurs auront le bonheur de vivre avec des dizaines de jeunes du primaire une expérience unique en...

December 19 2019

Fiscal sponsorship : Information session

Date: January 27, 2020 from 9:30 am to 11:00 am Deadline to register: January 22, 2020 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 February 17? Come to the next information session. Register now! ...

December 19 2019

Call for applications: General Funding Program

Application deadline: February 17, 2020 (exceptionally) 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 These grants are intended for Montreal-based arts organizations to support a one-time, non-recurring project. Project grant for collectives Eligible mandates: Research, creation and production These grants are intended for Montreal-based arts collectives to support a one-time, non-recurring project. Cultural exchanges Eligible mandates: All This funding is intended for professional organizations...

December 18 2019

Message from Nathalie Maillé, Executive Director

As 2019 draws to a close, I’d like to send you my best wishes for 2020 and recap the past year’s successes. Ensuring recognition for all the voices that make up our city continues to be an imperative for us, and the growing consciousness confirms the approaches we’re taking and the choices we’ve made. The budget increase granted to the Conseil by the Plante-Dorais administration has allowed us to make meaningful progress on our strategic priorities....

December 18 2019

The Conseil wishes you the very best for 2020!

This photographic work was created for the Conseil by Damian Siqueiros, a Mexican-born creator of Montréal images. As an artist, he is a passionate advocate for gender equality, global health and the acceptance of sexual and cultural diversity as key factors in building a better society. His cultural heritage is an integral element that enriches his images through colour and texture. Damian has exhibited in galleries and museums on three continents, including the Tambaran...