Through its different programs, DAÏMÔN encourages artists to push the limits of their practice and to develop new and original approaches to image, video, photography, sound art, electronics and new medias.

DAÏMÔN provides artists with workspaces and access to a wide range of technical equipment, encouraging them to research and experiment across disciplines, creating dynamic links between arts and technology.

DAÏMÔN’s team accompanies the artists supported by our programs so they can fully develop their project on the artistic, conceptual and technical levels.

ARTIST(S)-IN-RESIDENCE

Open to all artist profiles with a practice in media arts, from all regions of the globe; The Artist(s)-in-Residence program supports research and creation projects within the media arts field. These residencies run over a period of four (4) weeks. As part of this program, DAÏMÔN offers:

  • Technical and artistic support
  • Accommodation for out-of-region artists
  • Access to state-of-the-art equipment
  • Services and support by a technician
  • Artist’s fee of $1700
  • Travel allowance*

* All other production costs are the responsibility of the artist.

Next call : Fall 2020
For more information : soumission@daimon.qc.ca

VIRTUAL RESIDENCIES

Open to artists from around the world with an active practice in media arts, the Virtual Residencies program supports online research, creation and dissemination projects. Through this program, DAÏMÔN offers:

  • Technical and artistic support
  • Access to software and portable equipment
  • Virtual services of a technician
  • Artist’s fee of $500*
  • Virtual tools and broadcasting platform

* All other production costs are the responsibility of the artist.

Next call : June 26th, 2020
For more information : soumissions@daimon.qc.ca

FIRST WORKS

Through this program, DAÏMÔN supports the creation of a first work in media arts for artists in the Ottawa – Gatineau and Outaouais regions. The residency lasts two to four weeks. Are eligible: artists in the media arts at the start of their career as well as established professional artists working in another discipline. As part of this program, DAÏMÔN offers:

  • Technical and artistic support
  • Access to state-of-the-art equipment
  • Services of a technician
  • Artist’s fee of $800*

* All other production costs are the responsibility of the artist.

Next call : Fall 2020
For more information : soumission@daimon.qc.ca

PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMS

In collaboration with various local and regional partners, DAÏMÔN offers broad support for the development and practice of the media arts. From conception to dissemination, our collaborative projects offer attractive financial and technical conditions for artists and their works to reach a large public and attract the attention of organizations and institutions. DAÏMÔN is a proud partner of: