Summer Closing 2019
1 June - 31 July 2019
We will be taking off for the months of June and July and we will return this August better than ever! We can't wait to announce our new programming for 2019-2020 including: new workshops, exhibitions, a crossed residency with Château...
3 June - 6 August 2018
We will be taking off for the months of June and July and we will return this August better than ever! We can't wait to announce our new programming for 2018-2019 including workshops and our 10th Anniversary Exhibition! To mark the...
Annual General Assembly
5 December 2017, 19:00 - 21:00
Eastern Bloc invites all members and aspiring members to join us in our Annual General Assembly. Will review EB’s activities of the past year, and together share ideas about Eastern Bloc’s (very exciting) future and the 10th anniversary...
Devised by Daniel Iregui & Michel Lefebvre
15 - 30 November 2016
For Children In a world where the line between what’s real and what’s virtual has disappeared, what part of what makes us human do we want to keep? Through an interactive installation, DELETE will ask this question to its young...
Martin Tétreault / Erick d'Orion / Martín Rodríguez
17 October 2016, 20:00 - 22:00
Full sonic exploration at EASTERN BLOC on October 17th with Martín Rodríguez, the duo of Érick d'Orion and Martin Tétreault, and a look at the Wave Field Synthesis system developed at EMPAC. 1948 (2016)...
Montréal Contemporary Music Lab
PIERRE-LUC SÉNÉCAL / WARREN ENSTROM / RICARDO CASTAGNOLA / ALEXANDRA SPENCE
4 June 2016, 19:00 - 23:00
The Montréal Contemporary Music Lab (MCML) is a 10-day performance and creation workshop exploring, celebrating, and creating bonds between performers, composers, sound artists and improvisers engaged in the act of creating new music. Formed in 2011...
Data : Salon XXVIII
NAOMI COOK / SAMUEL COUSIN
23 March 2016, 19:00 - 22:00
On March 23, 2012 BATS (Better Alternative Trading System) released a sell algorithm listing its own stocks for sale. The initial price at 11:14:18.436ms was $15.25, but rapidly dropped to $0.0002 in 1.25 seconds, causing trading to halt due to the dramatic...
PirateBlocRadio : In Situ [E. Mouchous]
1 November 2015, 14:00 - 17:00
THIRD RADIO INTERVENTION "Signaux", Emilie Mouchous Performance-intervention at Eastern Bloc "Signaux" is a time for listening to the waves that surround us, pierce through us, embrace us; it is a tribute to the magic of...
Data : Salon XXVII
PETER VAN HAAFTEN / PIPO PIERRE-LOUIS
28 October 2015, 19:00 - 22:00
W.U.R.M. : Escape from a Dying Star, presented by Peter Van Haaften, is a 2-player immersive space survival game. Humanity has persisted through millennia on solar collection techniques and atomic reconfiguration technology, but none of this can protect us...
PirateBlocRadio : In Situ [N. Dion & A.-F. Jacques]
Nicolas Dion / Anne-Françoise Jacques
24 October 2015, 14:00 - 15:00
SECOND RADIO INTERVENTION "Wagons", Nicolas Dion & Anne-Françoise Jacques Performance-intervention at Parc du Premier Chemin de Fer, Saint-Henri The artists propose a sound intervention project based on the ambiguity between the...
PirateBlocRadio : In Situ [E. Sexton]
23 - 25 October 2015
This fall, Eastern Bloc will be launching a new project, PirateBlocRadio: In Situ, a series of five radio performances/interventions in public space. During the 2014 edition of Sight & Sound, artists Alejo Duque and Sylvain Le Beux installed in...
ALICE JARRY / CRAIG FAHNER / ERIN GEE / MYRIAM BLEAU / NATALIYA PETKOVA
23 September - 4 October 2015
Eastern Bloc is sending emerging Canadian and Québécois digital artists to Zagreb, Croatia, for the upcoming Device_art Triennial. True to its mission to support emerging Canadian digital artists, Eastern Bloc has selected five up-and-coming...
La Marche (est haute)
André Éric Letourneau / Daniel Canty / Daniel Olson / Douglas Scholes / Marc-Alexandre Reinhardt / Nicolas Dion / Patrick Beaulieu / Raymond Gervais / Rober Racine / Carsten Stabenow / Max Stein / Bruno Julian / Catherine Béchard / Jacinthe Lessard / Manon Labrecque / Sabin Hudon
17 - 20 September 2015
Curator: Eric Mattson La Marche (est haute) is a convivial exhibit, open to the general public, which closes off the eponymous series that took place during the spring of 2015 and brought together a series of ten artistic interventions in the urban...
Si serve il numero...
Alessio Mazzaro / Marco Campana
5 - 8 August 2015, 17:00 - 19:00
In the performance project "Si serve il numero...", the Italian artist collective S'ODINONSUONARE presents a “Public Office for Personal Imagination Diet.” Artists Alessio Mazzaro and Marco Campana will explore the mechanical...
Never Apart Off-Site #1
DJ STINGRAY 313 / TEMPLE DJs / NVA
18 July 2015, 22:00 - 3:00
Eastern Bloc is pleased to present the very first NVA Off-Site steps away from Never Apart, with the appearance of DJ STINGRAY 313, a Detroit underground legend, followed by TEMPLE DJs. NVA, the musical division of Montreal-based culture centre Never Apart,...