WORKSHOP BY ISMAIL NEGM
25 January - 1 March 2018, 19:00 - 22:00
No matter what your field of interest, there's a good chance learning to code in Python will bring you valuable new forms of expression. Visual arts? Use the Blender API to generate 3D art programmatically or PyProcessing to create generative and...
Pure Data: Music and Sound for New Media Art
WORKSHOP BY PETER VAN HAAFTEN
13 May 2017, 10:00 - 17:00
Description : A two part workshop on electroacoustic composition for new media art in “Pure Data”. Pure Data is an open source, cross-platform data flow programming language primarily suited for the generation of real-time sound and music....
Printed Circuit Board Workshop
WORKSHOP BY PIPO PIERRE-LOUIS & GRÉGORY PERRIN
22 April 2017, 10:00 - 18:00
This workshop will cover different methods of homemade fabrication of printed circuit boards and explain how to make your own circuit boards with readily available tools. During the workshop, the participants will benefit from the instructors’ experience...
WORKSHOP BY ÉMILIE MOUCHOUS
13 April 2017, 18:00 - 22:00
During this workshop, participants will create a small environmental sound instrument, which will subsequently be used during a group walk in and around the streets of Montreal. Everyone will leave with their own box containing an amplified solar panel....
Your first GMO: Plasmid Transformation Workshop
WORKSHOP BY KEVIN CHEN, BRICOBIO
18 March 2017, 12:00 - 15:00
In this workshop, participants will create their first genetically modified organism. They will be doing a plasmid transformation, which involves introducing a foreign piece of DNA to a bacterial cell. The result is a bacteria that will have a new colour (red,...
Lifelike Embodied Agents : Programming Artificial Behaviors as Art and Craft
WORKSHOP BY SOFIAN AUDRY
11 - 12 March 2017, 9:00 - 18:00
Agent-based art is an approach to new media art that use autonomous systems such as robots, virtual characters, chatbots, artificial life systems, generative videos, and other artificial devices and programs, as a means to build aesthetic...
Demystification of Electronic Art
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY NICOLAS LAPOINTE & MARTIN RODRIGUEZ
10 December 2016, 11:00 - 18:00
A workshop specifically created for artists and the general public who are interested in electronics. THIS WORKSHOP IS NOW SOLD-OUT ! Participants will learn the basics of electronic circuits and apply their acquired skills in a practical and creative...
Explorations in Video Art Through VHS and Analog Glitch
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY GANESH BARON ALOIR & ROB FEULNER
19 November 2016, 11:00 - 16:00
This workshop will cover a brief history of video art related to analog video and glitch techniques, leading to a short overview of local analog artists. The artists will present their own artistic practical process. Those attending will be able to acquire...
Intimate Narratives in Twine
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY DIETRICH SQUINKIFER
3 November 2016, 13:00 - 16:00
Twine is an accessible tool for creating text-based games with branching narratives. In this three-hour workshop, participants will begin with a discussion about intimacy and care in the context of games and game culture. The facilitator,...
Wave Field Synthesis
Argeo Ascani / Todd Vos / Jeff Svatek
17 - 20 October 2016
The music curator of the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Troy, NY), Argeo Ascani, lead audio engineer at EMPAC Todd Vos and audio engineer Jeff Svatek are coming to...
Advanced Eurorack DIY: Build a Mutable-Instruments Braids Macro-Oscillator
3 September 2016, 10:00 - 18:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY ISMAIL NEGM MUTABLE-INSTRUMENTS releases both open hardware and source for its modules with the intention of encouraging collaboration and contributions from the hardware and software hacker community. This advanced workshop is...
Printed Circuit Board
13 August 2016, 10:00 - 18:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY PIPO PIERRE-LOUIS & GRÉGORY PERRIN This workshop will cover different methods of homemade fabrication of printed circuit boards and explain how to make your own circuit boards with readily available tools. During the...
Explorations in Video Art through VHS and Analog Glitch
24 April 2016, 11:00 - 15:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY GUILLAUME VALLÉE & ROB FEULNER This workshop will cover a brief history of video art related to analog video and glitch techniques, leading to a short overview of local analog artists. The artists will present their own...
Pure Data & Raspberry Pi: Music and Sound in New Medias
9 - 23 April 2016, 11:00 - 18:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY PETER VAN HAAFTEN This workshop in three parts will introduce artists to the Raspoberry Pi and PureData as tools for new media creation. Raspberry Pi is a low cost computer that is the size of a credit card, which can be programmed with...
Lost Poetics of the CPO
12 March 2016, 12:00 - 17:00
CPOs (Code Practice Oscillator) have long been used to learn Morse code. The electronic workshop Lost poetics of the CPO consists in making a portable wireless instrument inspired by these tools to practice this endangered language, thus re-actualizing a...