Mentees

Are you looking for the support of a well-established artist in Quebec to advise you on your artistic career? Do you want to understand how the art world works in Quebec?

DAM invites you to join the Professional Artistic Mentorship program and 
get a 6-month match for at least one hour per month with a mentor chosen specifically for you.

Testimonials

“My mentor was able to challenge me, encourage me and advise me on the long term”

“The Mentorship program has brought me a lot. I gained confidence in my work because I have been able to ask every possible question to my mentor”

How to apply

We receive registrations at any time of the year.

To apply, you must log in to your DAM member area and go to the Mentorship section.

If you are not a member yet, follow the procedure to take a Premium Membership and then go to the Mentorship section of the member area.

Edition Registration period Beginning of mentorship
12th From January 2, 2019 to May 1, 2020 June 2020

Conditions

  • Be a Premium member of DAM (Register here or update your membership)
  • Be a permanent resident, a Canadian citizen or detain a work visa
  • Be an immigrant or visible minority or Indigenous artist
  • Be domiciled in the metropolitan area of Montreal
  • Have a good command of the French or English language
  • Have completed academic or technical training in a given artistic discipline (academic, technical, workshops, private lessons, self-taught) and be able to provide proof of that training
  • Have a minimum of two years of professional experience in the arts sector (in Quebec or abroad) and be able to provide proof of that experience

Application files

To participate in the program, application files must include the following documents:

  • Application form
  • Detailed and updated Curriculum Vitae (3 pages maximum)
  • Cover letter outlining your motivation for the program, your career advancement and your specific needs (2 pages maximum)
  • Training certificate
  • Two or three proofs of professional artistic activity (contracts, programs, exhibition posters, flyers, etc.)
  • Proof of permanent residence or Canadian citizenship or temporary work permit.

Fees

To apply for MAP, you must be a Premium member ($90). Payment is due at the time of application.

Contact

Jessica Lubino
[email protected]
(514) 280-3581 poste 105

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