Promote visibility for artists’ creations, offer accompanying resources as well as training and information tools, create public events, stimulate the art market, favour exchanges with peers and the public, establish a code of ethics to protect their rights, such is the mission of this new artists association that already has more than 19,000 members. To learn more…
The mission The group’s mission is supported by the volunteer work of 15 art loving individuals who believe in the “cause”. The world of visual arts will always fascinate me for its readiness to take action. As it happens, in 2020, it appears necessary for an artist to be able to conjugate a number of determining elements. Talent, inevitably, timely synchronization with dominating trends and movements, establishing contacts with peers and gallery owners, being able to present a polished easy-to-read résumé, build an eloquent website, participate in workshops to further technical know-how, understand concepts of copyright and government policies; all of which contributes to the emergence of a true creator, explain the co-founders of AVQ.
For more information:
On Facebook: Artistes visuels Québec
24 hours of Contemporary Art, 2020 edition, May 30 and 31, 2020,
École d’art numérique, 1501 Bleury Street, Montréal, 6th floor