In December 2020, the Conseil des arts de Montréal, in collaboration with the City of Montreal, launched a pilot project intended to support artists and artist collectives for the development of real estate studio projects.

This initiative allowed four collectives in visual arts and crafts to be supported by technical resource groups (GRT) for a period of four months. This document is a summary of their work objectives, the stages of this support and the tools that have been put in place.

This summary was written to provide an introduction to setting up a collective real estate project of artists' studios

Publication date: October 2021

Author: Mélanie Courtois, Cultural planning consultant