Welcome to Made au Québec, a site that follows the media covering the arts scene that lives and thrives between two cultures. Here, visitors will find an up-to-date survey of what’s hot in Anglo Quebec. Why Made au Québec, and why now? During the past two decades, an English-speaking arts community has begun to be visible in Quebec, with major international recognition from musicians such as Arcade Fire and Godspeed You! Black Emperor; writers such as Louise Penny, Rawi Hage and most recently Josip Novakovich; and young actors such as Jay Baruchel.
New faces are also popping up in visual arts, dance and theatre, as well as colonies of Anglo artists continue to thrive in the Eastern Townships, the Laurentians and other regions. This website offers a good place to begin discovering this diversity of Anglo creativity made au Québec. Made au Québec divides its cultural creativity into six major disciplines: dance, film & TV, music, theatre, writi...
Explore the latest media coverage of the province's English arts community
Montreal author, researcher, and professor Miranda Campbell is nominated for the Donner Prize for her book Out of the Basement: Youth Cultural Production in Practice and in Policy. The prize h...
La Presse gives Montreal band Thus Owls’ brand new record, Turning Rocks, a four-star rating.
Montreal writer Arjun Basu speaks with the Gazette about social media, modern communication, and his new novel, Waiting for the Man.
CBC offers a glimpse into David Hodges’s tour of Cree communities in northern Quebec, with each community composing a song of its own.
Explore the latest creativity from the province's English arts community
On his tour of northern Cree communities in Quebec, David Hodges recently shared this thoughtful and tuneful track from the Wemindji community, “Paint the Hills”.
Montreal band Thus Owls shares a creepy new video for their song “How In My Bones”, off their album Turning Rocks, coming out on April 8.
Hip-hop artist David Hodges has been touring Cree communities in northern Quebec, making beats with local youth. Hear the powerful results on Soundcloud below.
This documentary by Geneva Guérin focuses on three artists whose lives and work center on this Mile End intersection. The film screened recently at FIFA (Festival International du Film sur l...