This page includes tools for finding opportunities related to the dissemination of your practice, financial support, listings for events and activities, employment opportunities, and general call-out for projects.

Find Opportunities

Discover calls for opportunities, exhibitions, projects, publications and more— including, but not limited to, residency opportunities, grants & funding, rental spaces, prizes, and various professional development services.

Find presenters, service providers and tools according to your discipline

External toolboxes

The contents you will find in this category include a non-exhaustive list of the external toolboxes for further references to tools and resources.

  • Artère
    Artère provides numerous resources, along with a toolbox, for creative practitioners divided by discipline.
    Canadian Artists' Representation/Le Front des artistes canadiens is incorporated federally as a non-profit corporation that is the national voice of Canada's professional visual artists.
  • CEAD
    This online resource centre is provided by OCAD University's Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers.  
  • COCo
    The Centre for Community Organizations is a charitable organization whose mission is to support the health and well-being of community organizations in Québec. The Toolbox provides a collection of practical tools for community groups and nonprofits. 
  • Creative Users
    Creative Users Projects provides resources specific to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, to reach new audiences and remove barriers within the arts through promoting accessibility. 
  • ELAN
    The English-Language Arts Network is a support-system, resource provider and community network for Quebec’s English-speaking creative practitioners. Through their ‘Resources’, more information can be found on community organizations, associations, workshops, and tutorials.
  • La Machinerie
    The Machinery is an organization that shares resources, practical tools and expertise using a diversified approach for creative practitioners. The Machinery’s Toolbox contains more than 200 practical and strategic tools designed to improve management of artistic projects and cultural organizations by providing professional frameworks, templates, guides, outlines and methods for planning, organization and simplified management in the area of culture.
  • Quatre95
    Quatre95 is part of the URBANIA family and provides information on life skills, including but not limited to, finances and general entrepreneurship.
  • Réseau art actuel
    Réseau Art Actuel is a network for exhibition and institution spaces, dedicated to the promotion of current and contemporary art, and to the activities and practices of the network of artist-run centers.
  • TEMPO Resource Library
    The TEMPO Resource Library includes tools, strategies, and resources for teaching, performing and making online. The collection also contains examples of creative approaches to using online platforms, reimagining them as artistic mediums. 

Get in touch!

Not finding what you are looking for? Visit the Toolbox sitemap.

For questions, accessibility concerns, or more information on specific resources, contact us at artvolt@concordia.ca. As an expandable depository of online resources, feel free to send your suggestions as well!

This initiative is made possible by the generous support of the Peter N. Thomson Family Innovation Fund.

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