Residency of Latin America


Since 2008, the Conseil des Arts de Montréal offers the Residency of the Americas at the Darling Foundry, a residency program that has achieved great success, manifested by the growing interest of artists from numerous countries. Due to the determination and strategies developed to reach different communities, Montreal now hosts artists and curators whose practices are marked by strong cultural, political, economical and ideological concerns.

In 2016, the Darling Foundry has decided to devote this program solely to Latin America applicants. The residency is open to two types of applicants: artists and art critics/curators.

With an outstanding architectural design, the Darling Foundry, located in an old industrial neighborhood of Montreal, offers various opportunities for research, creation, production, and exhibition. Its spaces include room for private studios, residencies, workshops, art galleries, a restaurant and offices over a 3500 m2 surface. 



Interested candidates in this program must fill in an application form and submit their documents before Septembre 1st, 2017

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2017 - Iosu Aramburu Mantovani (Peru)Violeta Solis Horcasitas (Mexico)
2016 - Marina Reyes Franco (Puerto Rico)
2016 - Natalia Lassalle-Morillo (Puerto Rico)
2015 - Ernesto Bautista (Salvador), Katie Bethune-Leamen (Canada), Astria Suparak (United States)
2014 - Javier González Pesce (Chile)Barbara Perea (Mexico)
2013 - Levi Orta (Cuba)Pamela Desjardins (Argentina),
2012 - Paul de Guzman (Canada), Nicholas Brown (Canada)
2011 - Ricardo Cuevas (Mexico)
2010 - Dean Daderko (United States), Justin Long (United States)
2009 - Carlos Contente (Brazil)Susana Pilar Delahante Matienzo (Cuba), Alissa Firth-Eagland (Canada)