March 15 2019

Le Conseil des arts de Montréal dévoile les résultats d’un tout premier sondage sur la relation des citoyens de l’Île de Montréal avec les arts

Montréal, le 15 mars 2019 – Quelle relation les Montréalais entretiennent-ils avec les arts? Quelles sont leurs habitudes, leurs perceptions et leurs opinions au sujet des activités artistiques qui leur sont offertes? Pour répondre à ces questions, le Conseil des arts de Montréal a établi un partenariat avec la firme Léger. Le dévoilement des résultats de ce sondage effectué auprès de 501 résidents, de l’île de Montréal a été dévoilé hier. « Le Conseil souhaite mieux connaître...

March 14 2019

Discover 12 poèmes pour Montréal, an exhibition hosted at the Maison du Conseil des arts de Montréal

The 12 poèmes pour Montréal exhibition is hosted at the Maison du Conseil des arts de Montréal until April 19, 2019 from Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (except holidays) at 1210 Sherbrooke East. Discover this outreach project and the resulting poetry exhibition that give 12 Montreal youths the opportunity to depict their city in poetry, this year on the theme Rêver Montréal. The 12 finalist poems were unveiled March 13, 2019 at the Maison...

March 13 2019

Business/Arts is looking for a Program Manager for artsvest Montréal

Application deadline: March 28, 2019 Do you enjoy connecting with individuals and cultivating relationships? Are you passionate about professional development and capacity building in the arts? Would you consider yourself a fast-paced, independent worker, as well as a collaborator? Business / Arts is looking for a artsvest Program Manager for Montréal to deliver the artsvest program. Consult the job description About artsvest artsvest is Business / Arts signature mentorship training program designed to build capacity in Canada’s cultural sector. artsvest provides...

March 13 2019

12 poèmes pour Montréal at the Maison du Conseil des arts de Montréal: two young winners and an honourable mention!

Montreal, March 13, 2019 – Montreal City Council Chair Cathy Wong and Conseil des arts de Montréal Executive Director Nathalie Maillé are pleased to announce the winners of the 5th annual poetry contest 12 poèmes pour Montréal. The joint winners are Luka Groux Gonçalves for Maternité urbaine, and Chris Quon for Not A Dream. These two young poets, one from an English-language school and the other from a French-language school, were selected for their stirring imagery and...

March 12 2019

La poésie partout remporte la bourse Poésie dans la cité

French only Montréal, 12 mars 2019 — L’organisme La poésie partout remporte la seconde édition de la bourse Poésie dans la cité, créée par le Conseil des arts de Montréal (CAM) et l’Union des écrivaines et des écrivains québécois (UNEQ). Cette bourse de 15 000 $ soutient un projet artistique qui ancrera de manière originale la poésie sur le territoire montréalais. (Voir l’appel de candidatures lancé le 20 décembre 2018.) Le jury a retenu le projet de La poésie...

March 4 2019

Call for applications: MTL en Vitrine Grant

Application deadline: April 15, 2019 The $5,000 grant will be awarded to an individual artist to assist in the creation of a new work in the circus arts, visual arts, digital arts, cinema and video, dance, literature, new artistic practices, music, or theatre. The MTL en Vitrine Grant is intended to help emerging artists from culturally diverse backgrounds produce innovative artistic projects and develop new audiences. By providing financial assistance to local creators, the grant also aims to...

February 28 2019

Call for application: codevelopment groups in the cultural field

Deadline to apply : March 31, 2019 Founded by professionals active in cultural philanthropy in Montréal, the Cultural Philanthropy Conversations group (CPC) enables learning through peer exchange to advance cultural philanthropy in Montréal and in Québec. The group's mission is to give artistic and cultural workers access to an understanding of philanthropy and fundraising principles applied specifically to the cultural field. Bringing sector professionals together results in the growth of best practices in philanthropy. The method of professional...

February 21 2019

Dévoilement des lauréats du Prix des libraires du Québec - Catégorie Jeunesse

French only Les lauréats du Prix des libraires avec Tania Orméjuste (à droite), directrice des communications et des initiatives territoriales au Conseil des arts de Montréal Photo : Patrick Séguin Montréal, le 21 février 2019 – C'est avec tendresse, humour, sagesse et beaucoup de talent que les auteur.e.s et illustrateur.trice.s lauréat.e.s du Prix des libraires du Québec | catégorie Jeunesse ont osé explorer des thèmes peu communs en littérature jeunesse : la surconsommation, les changements climatiques, le sort que nous...

February 12 2019

Télé-Québec becomes a partner of the 34th Grand Prix du Conseil des arts de Montréal

Montréal, February 12, 2019 – Le Conseil des arts de Montréal is pleased to announce that for the first time, Télé-Québec is joining the Conseil des arts de Montréal as a partner for the 34th Grand Prix, to be held at the Palais des congrès de Montréal on March 21, 2019. Both organizations have a longstanding commitment to promoting the arts and culture, so this is a natural alliance. Christian Bégin Photo : Télé Québec To kick off...

February 6 2019

Yousra Benziane awarded the 2019 Regard sur Montréal residency

Montréal, February 6, 2019 – Yousra Benziane is the happy winner of this year’s Regard sur Montréal residency. The $75,000 bursary will allow the filmmaker to spend 11 months on writing, directing, post-producing, and presenting the short film Nitrate. Benziane’s film will focus on the collective memory of refugees in Montréal, as they oscillate between wonder and horror during the city’s summer fireworks displays. “In Montréal, refugees can’t really enjoy the summer fireworks displays over the St....