Artist Community Portal

As a member of the YES Community, you have access to the following downloads and videos to assist you as an artist.

Creating Pop-up Boutiques for Artists

Have you ever wondered what it takes to have a successful popup? Watch as Montreal-based illustrator Cara Carmina shares her experience doing pop-up shops and events, and how both can contribute to advancing your artistic career.

Highlights from the 2020 edition of What the Pop! Pop Up Exhibition

On September 5 at various venues in Montreal, we hosted our annual What the Pop! pop up boutique and exhibition featuring over 55 emerging artists from all over Quebec. This event gives emerging artists a chance to learn and practice vital skills like self-promotion, marketing and digital communications, pricing, logistics, sales and networking. Check out this video featuring highlights and interviews with the participating artists. We encourage you to browse their work, buy their art and support Quebec’s creative talent.

*NEW* YES Employment + Entrepreneurship Fall 2021 Program Book

A Complete Guide to YES Employment + Entrepreneurship Services, Workshops, and Events

New Client Form for Artists

Not a YES Client? Complete this form and bring it into the YES Centre to get access to our full range of free services for entrepreneurs. There is an annual entrepreneurship and artist fee of $30. This will grant you access to specialized services including coaching, Business Bootcamp, legal information and accounting clinics.

Entrepreneurs and Artists in the Time of COVID19: Resource Guide

In response to the detrimental effects of COVID-19, Canadian governmental agencies and other organizations have deployed multiple programs to support local entrepreneurs and their businesses. In the current evolving situation, it’s hard to know where to turn. We have compiled a summary of external resources to help you navigate these challenging times.