Artists in residence

D'Arts et de rêves

Recipients of the 2022 D’Arts et de rêves Creation Grants

October 31, 2022

2022 Recipients of the D’Arts et de rêves Creation Grant in Literature, visual arts and circus arts. News of the artists and their stay at D’Arts et de rêves

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Branché – Art in Nature

October 31, 2022

Samedis DAR 2022 presented Branché – L’Art dans la Nature by the Cirque Barcode and Acting for Climate – Montréal in the D’Arts et de rêves cultural park in June 2022.  A work by the 2022 recipients of the D’Arts et de rêves Creation Grant – Circus Arts.

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Tri Cycles Entrelacs: Three artists, three disciplines, one cultural crossroad

June 20, 2022

Tri Cycles Entrelacs: a multidisciplinary project in a creative environment, D’Arts et de rêves in Sutton. A performance offered by three artists to young people from the region’s primary schools.

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Art is Life is Art: Pier Courville’s autofiction

March 18, 2022

Pier Courville, in residence at Sutton DAR Studios, was a pleasure to discover during a cultural mediation activity led by Marie Clark. Excerpts read from Petits Géants, her first novel and from her next book.

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Dolorèze Léonard and Madame Samantha, La Diseuse de « Bonne humeur » (The “Good Humour” Storyteller)

March 18, 2022

By Liliane Lessard Introduction Do you know Madame Zazou?  Miss Linda?  Miss Dolly?  or Dolorèze Léonard, a resident of Sutton?  If you look up these names on YouTube you will find short videos featuring these famous characters created and played by Dolorèze.  Some catchy titles that you can watch are suggested at the end of…

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Our scholarship recipients in residence

December 20, 2021

Our first DAR scholars: Yannick Guégen, Pénélope Mallard, and The Chita project—Anna Kichtchenko and Pablo Pramparo.

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News about artists in residence

September 20, 2021

An author who resided at Studios DAR Sutton publishes a children’s book In July 2018, children’s author and poet Jeanne Painchaud was awarded a two-week residency at D’Arts et de rêves to work on her third children’s album. In May of this year, the project has come to fruition and is now in bookstores: Mon…

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Sutton DAR Studios

June 18, 2021

End of major work It’s official, by the time you receive this newsletter, the major renovation of the old barn, which has become an artists’ residence, is almost complete.  I say almost, because there is still a lot of work to be done to fix up everything.  We have to find new furniture; acquire and…

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2021 Residencies and *NEW* scholarship competition!

June 18, 2021

Juries hard at work With the expected completion of the major renovations, we were able to re-launch the call for residencies for 2021, which was, to say the least, a very exciting process! This spring, an independent jury of professional artists from each of the three disciplines we represent analyzed numerous applications and we are…

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The transformed barn is ready to welcome artists in residence!

June 18, 2021

Introduction The D’Arts et de rêves (DAR) artists’ residence, located in the barn at 57, rue Principale Nord, in Sutton, has been reborn in terms of its look, see photos below, and its name, Studios DAR Sutton.  The work begun a little over a year ago is finished, but in construction, as you may well…

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