Workshops at Studio 303 –

Studio 303: 372 Ste-Catherine O. #303, Montréal • The BlenderMarch 3 – 710am – 1pm, Mon-Fri. (Public presentation on March 7) with Dayna McLeod & Alexis O’Hara $90 (Emploi-Quebec) Set up as a pseudo-scientific laboratory, participants must propose an idea for a solo performance that will then be subjected to various constructive and deconstructive experiments, […]

WeeSee Presents: Mega City Chronicles –

Both playful and serious, Mega City Chronicles is a look at contemporary society and its relationship with class, consumerism and violence. Baptiste utilizes plastic soft drink bottles, processed food boxes and plastic toys to encapsulate the “stranger than fiction” realities of city living. Borrowing elements of everyday language (brand names, consumer clichés, political and racial […]

Activist Video Making Workshop –

Blackwood Gallery invites you to ACTIVIST VIDEO-MAKING – Feb 8 This one day workshop is in conjunction with Blackwood Gallery’s exhibition “Signals in the Dark: Art in the Shadow of War” ACTIVIST VIDEO-MAKINGFriday February 8, 2007 2:00 pm – 4:00MIST room CCT Building, University of Toronto MississaugaBlackwood Gallery – 3359 Mississauga Rd 828-3789 A […]

Popstart-RAIQ Website Launches!!

The Regroupement des arts interdisciplinaires du Québec (RAIQ) and Popstart will be simultaneously launching our new (and new and improved!) websites! If you happen to be in Quebec city, Montreal, or Toronto, stop by and say hi! Popstart and RAIQ coordinators Victoria Stanton and Virginie Belhumeur will be in all three cities to meet and […]

The Social Debt Couriers

In an initiative to bring awareness to the continued social housing shortage and homelessness crisis in Toronto, The Social Debt Couriers have announced the creation of a service for busy urbanites delivering customized “Regrets” letters to events and galas they are unable to attend. For the donation of $10 or greater to a homelessness service […]

Call for Submissions: Cre8ery

‘Con * text’ ‘con’ and ‘text’, used separately or together, by definition, means to learn, to study, to pursue any theme, topic, or subject carefully. It also means to direct the steering or course of, such as a literary work or other cultural conception and is regarded as an object of critical analysis. We’re looking […]

Emerging Artists Sought at SKOL

Summer programming experiment at Centre des arts actuels Skol (Montréal) Centre des arts actuels Skol’s Summer Practicum offers a programming slot of 6 weeks in summer 2008 to a temporary administrative team. Open to full-time university level students under 30 years of age of all disciplines who are interested in working within artist run culture. […]

Call for Submissions: Roadside Attractions

Roadside Attractions is seeking submissions for our Spring/Summer schedule. We are an artist-run storefront window space created and maintained by our collective (WeSee Inc.). The space is used for monthly, site-specific installations/visual art projects and is absolutely free. We accept submissions proposals in any media with the provision that it is suited to the confines […]

Information update from the Canada Council Inter-Arts Office

This is the first of a regular series of information updates from the Inter-Arts Office for current or prospective applicants to our funding programs and also to provide information about ongoing activities of the Office. Summary of changes to the Inter-Arts Office in 2007For a quick summary of recent changes in the structure of […]

Call for Artists: Sensory Trail

Sensory Trail – Expressions of interest from artists working with the senses. The Access to Heritage project – a Mencap Liverpool project is working in partnership with The National Trust at Speke Hall in Liverpool to create a multi sensory trail. Speke Hall is a Tudor Manor house with rich Victorian interior, set in formal […]

Call: 2008 Belluard Bollwerk International

Call for proposals: The Belluard Bollwerk International (BBI), Wrights & Sites and the Pour-cent culturel Migros are looking for ‘mis-guided’ projects to reveal the unexpected, the ‘elsewheres’ in the city of Fribourg (CH). Our perception of space is shaped by habitual and conventional relationships to it, by the tangible and intangible laws of place. Our […]

Open Rehearsal of Stock Characters –

a Public Community Forum / Open Rehearsal of Stock Characters: The Cooking Show will be taking place on Wednesday, June 6, 2007at 6 PMat the Britannia Secondary School – Music Room – Room 1111001 Cotton Drive in East Vancouver Please join us for a selection of scenes and a Q&A/Feedback Session after the work-in-progress performance […]

Metamorphosis – Vivant VS Non-vivant –

WorkshopMay 22 to 25, 2007Studio 303372 Ste-Catherine W, #303, Montreal Material studies, mask play, mime and contemporary clowning as well as “le theatre des objets” offer a range of different principles for dealing with the non-vivant object on stage. Open to performers, dancers and actors, this workshop explores opening the senses to the language of […]

Spring Exhibitions at Harbourfront –

Harbourfront Centre presents the upcoming spring medley of enthralling visual arts exhibitions. There are many stimulating and engaging exhibitions including the photographs of Narrating Desire, displaying human vulnerability, passion, and a need for acceptance; The Family Farm Project focuses on the creation of identity in photographs. Both exhibitions are part of CONTACT 2007 Toronto Photography […]

Auto Emotion at the Power Plant –

The Power Plant announces a major international exhibition Auto Emotion opening May 17, 2007 Auto Emotion: Autobiography, emotion and self-fashioningOpening reception and Summer PartyThe Power Plant231 Queens Quay WestThursday, May 17, from 7 to 11 p.m.Admission to the reception is FREE and open to the public. Following yet another resoundingly successful set of exhibitions for […]

The Drag King Project by Toni Latour –

The Drag King ProjectToni LatourMay 17 – June 16, 2007Opening Reception and Artist’s Talk: May 17, 7pmHarcourt House3rd floor, 10215 12th St.Edmonton In The Drag King Project, Toni Latour draws on her experiences within the Vancouver queer community. She gives a face to Vancouver drag kings as they explore and perform gender from a variety […]

Call for Submissions: 5th Annual Duotone Art and Music Festival

August long weekend: 3rd, 4th, 5th, & 6th, 2007- Kelowna, B.C. Duotone is an artist-run festival promoting contemporary and experimental emerging and professional artists in Canada and Internationally. Duotone works in concert with local, national and international partners to curate and program a multi-day, multi- disciplinary art and music event. The Duotone Arts Festival emphasizes […]

Performance Creation Canada Conference June 2007

Performance Creation CanadaDisciplinary Action: Performance in a Time of ConvergenceOttawa, June 2007 PCC Ottawa Launches Website Our website for this summer’s Performance Creation Canada (PCC) gathering in Ottawa, Ontario is up and running. Please visit to find information on events, panels, schedules, and more. Register before June 1st and get a $5.00 rebate!! You […]

International Theatre Kitchen

We are searching for colleagues interested in the international meetings and creative discoveries, looking for change and new turning-points in their professional work. Performing arts – it’s a small world, let’s find each other. This summer actors, dancers, choreographers and directors will meet in London at the International Theatre Kitchen. To register, please send your […]

Junction Arts Festival – Call for artists

Deadline: Submissions should be received no later than 4:00pm May 31, 2007. National Call for Artists – Juried Visual Art The 15th annual Junction Arts Festival (JAF) is seeking submissions from Canadian artists working in the visual arts, including sculpture and installation art to participate in the 2007 Junction Arts Festival Juried Exhibition. It is […]