July 16 2019

The Conseil des arts de Montréal salutes Joseph Rouleau, Quebec opera pioneer

Montreal, July 16, 2019 – The Conseil des arts de Montréal was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of opera great and engaged citizen Joseph Rouleau. A world-renowned classical singer, he made a huge contribution to the national and international music scenes. The Conseil’s Chairman, Jan-Fryderyk Pleszczynski, and Executive Director Nathalie Maillé join with the music community and all Montrealers in offering sincere condolences to Mr. Rouleau’s family and friends. “Joseph Rouleau played a unique part...

July 16 2019

Peter Van Haaften is artist of the 4th residence CQAM/Turbulent

Montreal, the July 16th 2019 - The Conseil québécois des arts médiatiques (CQAM) and Turbulent are proud to announce that artist Peter van Haaften has won the residency at Turbulent. Thanks to the CQAM-Turbulent Digital Arts Residency, Peter van Haaften will be able to benefit from the support of a team of experienced technicians to create his TimeLine project. He will work with Turbulent's developers and technologies, including M, a history creation and scripting engine, and...

July 4 2019

Call for applications: CultivART Indigenous program

5 Internships for Indigenous artists or cultural workers within professional arts and cultural organizations Application deadline for mentors: September 6, 2019 Application deadline for organizations and interns: October 11, 2019 This program of 5 paid internships is open to Montreal-based arts and cultural organizations as well as to Indigenous artists and cultural workers. Participants will be able to hone their experience in roles that support artistic and cultural practices while actively participating in the host organization's development. CultivART also offers...

June 27 2019

Appel à projets pour les artistes de la relève à Montréal

French Only Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec, le Conseil des arts de Montréal, en collaboration avec Culture Montréal, lancent un appel de projets aux artistes et aux écrivains de la relève qui souhaitent obtenir une première bourse du CALQ. Il s’agit du premier volet de l’Entente territoriale en lien avec la collectivité de l’Île de Montréal, annoncée le 9 avril dernier. La date limite pour soumettre un projet est le 2 décembre 2019. Ce volet...

June 19 2019

Are you looking for new members on your board? Register to Go-C.A.!

Registration deadline : August 1, 2019 Information Session : July 17, 2019 Go-C.A. program helps pairing artistic organizations in Montreal with professionals who are interested to join a board. The next pairing evening will be on Wednesday October 23th from 5PM to 8:30PM. To participate, organizations must respond to the following criteria: be eligible for the Conseil des arts de Montréal’s General Funding Program; not have previously participated in the GO-C.A. program; have at least two (2) vacant seats on its Board of...

June 19 2019

Save the date : Journée de la philanthropie en culture

DIALOGUE AND CO-DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY MARK YOUR CALENDARS! Monday, August 19, 2019, from 1 to 7 p.m. Registration starts in late June 2019 Held at the École supérieure de ballet du Québec 4816 Rivard St., Montreal(Laurier metro station) Places are limited Cost: $50 Do you have a hard time talking about philanthropy and fundraising with your colleagues and board members? Do you think that philanthropy is only about networking and public relations? You feel that your introverted personality creates a barrier in your fundraising efforts?...

June 17 2019

Appel de candidatures : Résidences d'écriture en bibliothèque 2019

French Only Vous êtes écrivain, écrivaine ? Vous habitez Montréal ? Vous raffolez des bibliothèques publiques ? Vous avez envie de réaliser un projet de médiation culturelle ? Vous pourriez obtenir une bourse pour une résidence d’écriture en bibliothèque ! De la mi-octobre 2019 à la mi-avril 2020, deux résidences d’écriture sont offertes aux écrivains montréalais dans les bibliothèques suivantes : Bibliothèque de Pierrefonds (arrondissement Pierrefonds-Roxboro) Bibliothèque de Saint-Léonard (arrondissement Saint-Léonard) Grâce à un partenariat entre le Conseil des...

June 11 2019

Call for applications: Creative research cross-residency Montréal – Taiwan for puppeteers

Application deadline: August 16, 2019 With the goal of developing puppetry, bringing together and exchanging contemporary practices between puppeteers from various backgrounds, Casteliers, the Montreal Arts Council (Conseil des arts de Montréal-CAM) and the Lìzé Puppet Art Colony are partnering to offer a creative cross-residency for professional puppeteers. For the fourth edition of this project, the selected Montréal artist will stay in Taiwan in the city of Lìzé, in return, Montréal will host a Taiwanese puppeteer.Casteliers is...

June 7 2019

Call for application: Les VOI.E.S.X Théâtrales

Dramatic writing residency Application deadline : July 7, 2019 Take part in a theatrical writing project that culminates in a public performance! This new program is intended for professional theatrical writers from cultural communities or who are first or second-generation immigrants. The selected candidate will receive a grant from the Conseil des arts de Montréal for a theatrical writing project including dramatic writing, scripts or screenplays, or tales with dramaturgical qualities. Through our partners, the author will also receive playwrighting...

June 7 2019

Information session and launch of the new Business / Arts artsvest in Montréal

June 14 at 9 am to 12 pm at the Maison du Conseil Maison du Conseil des arts de Montréal 1210 Sherbrooke East Representatives of professional Montreal arts, culture and heritage organizations are invited to discover artsvest Montréal, a national program of Business /Arts on June 14 at 9 a.m at the Maison du Conseil. The Conseil is proud to be a part of this new initiative which provides training, mentorship and matching funds for sponsorship which will stimulate small...