Member FAQ.

How-tos for your ELAN Member Account

Log in:

  1. Go to
  2. Enter your email and password.
  3. Click login.

First time logging in on our new website? Forgot your password?

  1. Go to
  2. Click Need A Password? beside the login button.
  3. Enter your email on the next page. Our system will send you a password reset link.
  4. Check your email and click on the link sent to you by ELAN. Check your junk and spam folders if you don’t see the email after a while.
  5. Enter your new password and click reset.
  6. Done! You can now log into your account with your new password.

Change your profile image:

As an active member, your profile image will be displayed in ELAN’s public Membership Directory.
We recommend making your profile image an image of either your artwork or yourself.

Upload a picture:

  1. Log into your account:
  2. Click on the circle icon beside your name.
  3. A box will pop up on the right-hand side of the screen. Click on ‘Browse’ to select the image you wish to upload.
  4. Select the image file and click ‘open’.
  5. Now you’ll be back at the first pop-up box. Click on the checkbox that says ‘Make this my profile image’. Then click ‘save’.
  6. Close the box and refresh the page to see your new profile image!
  7. Note: The image will be displayed as a circle, so make sure the important part of your image is displayed in the middle. The image will resize on its own so don’t worry about resolution.

Search ELAN’s Membership Directory:

ELAN members are emerging and established artists, organizations, cultural workers, and arts lovers. They’re active in all disciplines and in many regions across Quebec. They come from many different backgrounds, but they share a desire to build thriving careers that contribute to Quebec’s unique cultural life.

Click Why Join ELAN to find out what ELAN membership can do for you – including deals and discounts on artistic experiences, promotion and visibility for your artistic work, and more. Get to know ELAN’s members by looking through the Member Directory below! Professional, Student, and Organizational ELAN Members receive visibility here.

Three ways to explore ELAN’s Member Directory:

  1. Specify: In the “Artist or Project Name” field, enter the information of the person you wish to search. Click ‘search now’.
  2. Categorize: In the Discipline field below, select an artistic discipline and click ‘search’.
  3. Browse: Scroll through ELAN’s entire membership database. Members are listed starting with those who renewed or joined most recently.

    *Tip: Click on a profile image to view an ELAN member’s full profile.

View and edit information in your account:

Log into your account at
Scroll until you find the information you are looking for.
Some fields may not be edited. For example, “Renewal Date / Date de renouvellement” lists the deadline for renewing your current ELAN membership.

Other fields may be edited by clicking on them and erasing information or typing new information.
Your name, email, street address and discipline are required fields and cannot be removed.
Sensitive information is not displayed on your public profile in ELAN’s Membership Directory.
For information on which information is listed in your public profile, go to the next section.

Control the information in your public profile in ELAN’s Membership Directory:

Some information is displayed by default on your public profile:

  • Artist Name
  • First Name / Last Name
  • Region
  • Website
  • Artistic Discipline(s)
  • Biography

Once logged into your account, you can make any of this information private by clicking the eye icon above the field where the text appears.
A line through the eye indicates that information will no longer be visible on your public profile.
Remember to click ‘save’ at the top right of your screen once you’re finished!
If you wish to make a field public again, click on the eye and the line will disappear.
You may also choose to display your website, Facebook, Twitter and e-mail by clicking on the
eye above them.

Click ‘save’ and you’re done!

Renew your membership:

My membership expired. Can I still renew?

Yes! Inactive members may renew their memberships through the same method as above.


Hover over your name on the black bar at the top of the screen
A drop-down menu will appear that says ‘logout’ at the bottom
Click ‘logout’

Still having trouble?

Contact or call 514 935 3312 and we’ll help you out!

The future is bright.

Quebec’s English-speaking artists are resilient, resourceful, and talented beyond measure. They represent an immense variety in experience, expression, and linguistic and cultural identity. We’re committed to helping our members and community contribute to Quebec’s unique cultural life.