The MUTEK Cabaret

(2015-08-16) The MUTEK Cabaret

The last time the globetrotting ISEA - the International Symposium on Electronic Art - landed in Canada was in Montréal in 1995 when the future founder and current director of MUTEK, Alain Mongeau, presided over the artistic component of the event.

This August, MUTEK is proud to participate in ISEA’s 21st edition in Vancouver with a series of stunning audiovisual performances from Québec artists, under the name of The MUTEK Cabaret. This title deliberately recalls and echoes The Electronic Cabaret, one component of the ISEA 95 Montréal program that had been presented at the now defunct Spectrum, and had offered first glimpses in North America of avant garde digital work such as Modell 5 by Austrian duo GRANULAR SYNTHESIS.

On Sunday, August 16 and Tuesday, August 18, a delegation of established and emerging audiovisual and experimental sound practitioners from Québec will present work at Vancouver's Wong theatre, thus bridging ISEA’s past and present and connecting the creative scenes from Canada’s East and West coasts.

Goldcorp Centre for the Arts - Fei & Milton Wong Experimental Theatre
149 W Hastings St Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4

Martin Messier - Field
BetaFeed - System
Myriam Bleau - Soft Revolvers
Woulg - Ring Buffer

artificiel - POWEr
Nicolas Bernier - frequencies (synthetic vatiations)
Maotik & Metametric - Omnis
Herman Kolgen - Seismik

Both MUTEK Cabaret programs are free and open to the public but venue capacity is limited.
Free tickets will be available at the door - come early!
If you already got a free online ticket (now sold out), make sure to arrive latest 15min before the program starts, otherwise your ticket will be released.

The MUTEK Cabaret is produced by MUTEK and ISEA 2015.
With the support of Canada Council for the Arts, Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec and Conseil des arts de Montréal.

August 16, 2015 22:00 - August 18, 2015 00:00

Goldcorp Centre for the Arts - Fei & Milton Wong Experimental Theatre
149 W Hastings St, BC V6B 1H4,
Vancouver, Canada


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