ARTENSO offers its expertise to organizations in all sectors wishing to initiate cultural mediation projects involving creation or mediation. The guidance and training services are offered all year round. The centre prepares the content and schedule for each project in collaboration with the organization conducting the project and hosts group meetings.


Guidance and coaching


Consulting services to guide art, cultural, and social organizations in the different steps of implementing their cultural mediation projects with citizens, in the public space, within specialized environments (youth, municipalities, businesses, health and social services, etc.) and in the digital age.


ARTENSO also offers consulting services.


Workshops and seminars


  • What is cultural mediation?
  • Cultural mediation and audience development in the digital age
  • Cultural mediation and community involvement in the digital age
  • Facilitation of online mediation workshops
  • Evaluation of cultural mediation projects
  • Project development and management

Trainings 2020-2021


Trainings provided online  


  • Cultural mediation and audience development in the digital age, for :
    • Culture Côte-Nord
    • Culture Lanaudière
    • Canadian Heritage
    • National Circus Arts Alliance | En Piste
    • The Regroupement des centres d’artistes autogérés du Québec (RCAAQ)


  • Cultural mediation and community involvement in the digital age, for :
    • Le Conseil culturel fransaskois (Saskatchewan)


  • Facilitation of online mediation workshops, for :
    • Association des bibliothèques publiques du Québec (ABPQ)
    • Culture Laval
    • Culture Montérégie
    • Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MBAM)
    • Service des arts et de la culture – Boucherville
    • Société des musées du Québec (SMQ)


Teachers for the AEC in cultural mediation cégep de Saint-Laurent
Benjamin Allard

Nicolas Rivard

Regroupement des médiateur.rices culturel.le.s du Québec

Manon Claveau

Marilyn Farley

Amélie Nadeau

Valérie Richard

Marie-Laure Robitaille

Musical mediators in Québec (MéMuQ)
Elsa Fortant
Irina Kirchberg
Pierre-Luc Moreau
Héloïse Rouleau


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