Artch is an initiative whose mission is to identify, educate and disseminate the work of emerging Quebec artists in contemporary art.
The public will be part of an immersive experience during the event, enjoying a dozen free mediation activities created for all ages.
Artch is the true meeting spot for emergent contemporary art, taking place September 12th to 15th 2019, right in the centre of downtown Montreal, at the Square Dorchester. Present there will be 23 artists under 35 years old, selected by a prestigious jury in visual arts, supported par the Conseil des arts de Montréal. They will be exhibiting and selling their artworks amongst structures specially conceived for their pieces, allying design, urbanism and architecture.
The members of our jury:
Taking part in Artch offers the following opportunities :
- Entrepreneurial art training from May 27 to June 13, 2019
- A four-day outdoor exhibition at Dorchester Square in downtown Montreal: September 11 to September 15, 2019
- 100% of sales related to this exhibition
- Training coaching throughout the entire exhibition
- A $1,000 grant
Artch is made possible thanks to our generous partners.
Thank you to our sponsors : Destination Centre-Ville, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton, Fonds de Solidarité FTQ et Jack Marketing; thank you to our public sponsors : Conseil des arts de Montréal et Arrondissement de Ville-Marie; thank you to our patrons : RBC, Fondation J. Armand Bombardier, Fondation de la famille Claudine et Stephen Bronfman et Power Corporation du Canada; Thank you to our cultural parteners : Forum jeunesse de l’île de Montréal, regroupement des artistes en arts visuels du Quebec, regroupement des artistes autogérés du Québec, ELAN, DAM, AVE; thank you to our partners propelling artistic talents : Loto Québec, UQAM et Université Concordia.