Le Conseil des arts de Montréal  recently announced a twenty-five-thousand-dollar grant for artist groups, collectives and organizations in Côte Saint-Luc. 

The City of Côte Saint-Luc is committed to the advancement of arts and culture for the benefit of its residents by fostering an environment conducive to creativity, access to cultural experiences and preservation of a cultural identity. 

To this end, the City of Côte Saint-Luc in partnership with Le Conseil des arts de Montréal and the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec is inviting CSL artist groups, collectives and organizations to submit their idea for a cultural or artistic project to be produced and shown in Côte Saint-Luc in 2022. Those interested will need to submit their project application online on Le Conseil des arts de Montréal’s website through their ORORA portalQualifying projects include circus arts, street performance, visual arts, digital arts, film and video, dance, literature, new artistic practices (multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary), music, and theatre. For more information go to https://www.artsmontreal.org/en/programs/territorial and follow the link for Côte Saint-Luc. 

There will be an information session organized by the Conseil des Arts on September 8 at 1 pm. Please follow the same link to register. 

“The City of Côte Saint Luc is a leader in arts and culture and we are always striving to offer innovative and stimulating programs to our residents,” Mayor Mitchell Brownstein said. “We recognize the important role that arts and culture play in building community and enhancing our collective quality of life.” 

“The Library and Le conseil des arts de Montreal are long time partners,” Councillor David Tordjman, responsible for the library portfolio, said. “We are always delighted to work together as they bring art and culture to our doorstep. We are happy to help promote this $25 000 grant which will be attributed to a local artist but will ultimately benefit the entire community.” 

For more information or if you cannot attend the information session please contact Danielle Bélanger, Manager of Library Programs and User Experience by email at [email protected] or at 514-485-6900, ext. 4205.