The Video-musical Instrument
1 June 2013, 14:00 - 16:00
WORKSHOP-CONFERENCE GIVEN BY OUANANICHE Through his work in the field of audiovisual remixes, Cédric Chabuel has developped an instrument that allows for composition and performance with video, in a similar manner to the techniques used in the...
Spring 2013 : Fiona Annis
6 May - 19 June 2013
"Outlines of Astronomy" reflects an impulse to riffle through the material accumulation of time. By working with a selection of obsolete processes the project further considers how antiquated technologies act as an echo of matter carrying the residue...
Introduction to Arduino
6 April 2013, 10:00 - 17:00
WORKSHOP LEAD BY PATRICE COULOMBE A 2-day beginner workshop on Arduino with artist Patrice Coulombe. Coulombe will give an introduction to the creation of artistic projects using electronic circuits. Arduino is a prototyping device that can be programmed to...
HP Process : Workshop-conference
30 March 2013, 14:00 - 16:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY HP PROCESS During this workshop-conference, the performance duo hp process will demonstrate how technological tools opened up new horizons in their artistic practice, at both the writing and performance stages, leading to what they call...
Financing for Dummies
16 February 2013, 14:00 - 16:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY JODY ZINNER A two hour beginner workshop for artists covering topics such as self employment income, sales taxes, business expenses, invoicing and basic document management....
Intro to 3D Printing
16 February 2013, 13:00 - 17:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY STÉPHANE ROUSSEAU Introduction to 3d printing workshop on the first locally designed and built 3D printer in Quebec, by Stéphane Rousseau from robotiquesequencing.com . From design to prototype, this...
Winter 2013 : Tyson Parks
18 January - 27 February 2013
"Squint" is the first in a series of installations in which Tyson Parks invents new processes to explore the relationship between form, image, motion, time, perception, and memory. This series of invented process artworks is called...
22 December 2012, 13:00 - 16:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY PETER FLEMMING Complete program of Objet Inusité This workshop will begin with a short demonstration and some introductory words on the subject of electro-magnetism. Participants will then wind their own electromagnetic...
Mix Tape Play-station Building Workshop
21 December 2012, 13:00 - 16:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY LUCAS ABELA Complete program of Objet Inusité This workshop will show participants how to design and build the multi tape head analog delay instruments used in Abela’s Mix Tape installation. Cost of workshop covers...
Coding Workshop with "SHNTH"
20 December 2012, 10:00 - 17:00
WORKSHOP LEAD BY PETER BLASSER Complete program of Objet Inusité The Shnth is a new digital device by Shbobo.net. The device synthesizes sound using a powerful Arm Cortex chip. What is most striking is how sensitive it is to body...
DIY Vinyl Press
19 December 2012, 10:00 - 17:00
WORKSHOP LEAD BY YANN LEGUAY Complete program of Objet Inusité This workshop will focus on vinyl pressing techniques using a homemade vinyl press. A workshop that will teach the skills and knowledge surrounding a quasi-ancestral technique: sound...
Building Local Autonomy Networks
13 November 2012, 13:00 - 16:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY MICHA CARDENAS Part I of this workshop (copresented by Life After Life) engages participants in a discussion, using Theatre of the Oppressed and performance exercises, of how we can form local networks of autonomy and solidarity in...
Before the Law: Art, Risk and Public Intervention
12 November 2012, 17:00 - 19:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY CJAM (CLINIQUE JURIDIQUE DES ARTISTES DE MONTRÉAL) Part I (artist presentations): International artists Fantasy is Reality Unlimited (FiRU) [CA] and lnd4 [BE] briefly present their respective projects PWYC and A Public Domain, as an...
Risk, Greed and Consequences in the Digital Era
11 November 2012, 12:00 - 18:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY VIOLETA VOJVODIC-BALAZ The workshop is introduced with a lecture on “Risk, Greed, and Consequences in the Digital Era” in relation to the project Value Quest Bourse. The workshop themed “Risk and Consequences” is...
Biosensing & Music
21 October 2012, 14:00 - 17:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY CRAIG FAHNER In 1965, Alvin Lucier first performed "Music For Solo Performer", a piece in which brainwave-detecting sensors were interfaced with musical instruments. Lucier performed this work by entraining his brainwave...