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    intersections vol.4 : The digital creativity + social impact

intersections vol.4 : The digital creativity + social impact

Digital creativity provides a significant lever to develop solutions that address the most pressing social and environmental issues. Whether we talk about access to education, to health services, climate change or civic engagement, the digital is everywhere. The digital is used both as a communication tool to raise awareness about these issues and as […]

It’s time to register !

All organizations proposing activities related to digital creativity between March 21 and June 21, 2017, are inviting to register for the fourth edition of the Montreal Digital Spring by following this link : http://bit.ly/2jEBoLm

The last edition was a resounding success with 514 592 people taking part in 282 digital activities, proposed thanks to the […]

SATFest

Swarm. Minotaur. Multiverse.  Dark Matter. Chronophage. No, these are not the latest Axe body scents for men, they’re the titles to the recently ended lineup of SATfest, a series of short films presented every spring at the SAT’s (Société des Arts Technologiques). It all happens at the Satosphere, a huge dome that forms a […]

Montrealers Will Be Exposed to Over 150 Digital Activities

“In its third edition, Montreal Digital Spring will be offering more than 150 activities, thanks to the participation of over 210 partners. The vitality of our metropolis is really incredible. It’s a great privilege to be able to benefit from a digital ecosystem that spreads out over so many sectors with such force,” stated […]

SIGHT & SOUND FESTIVAL

The Sight&Sound festival is in its 7th year, and it’s on this weekend until May 27th at Eastern Bloc. The 23 artists featured are a mixture of known and unknown digital artists, offering a blend of performance and installations.

The theme is Hyperlocal: “we are interested in how artists experiment with distance, while operating in […]

Martin Messier’s Projectors

Last night I saw Martin Messier’s Projectors at Montreal’s annual Elektra festival. The festival “unites creative media, such as music, video, cinema, performance, design, gaming and audio or interactive installation combined with the latest digital technologies.”

 

Messier is one of the ambassador of the Montreal Digital Spring (Printemps Numérique) and he dares to rescue older technologies […]

Make time for Vertiges

 
“I don’t have time”. “You’re running out of time”. “You came just in time”. These days we spend a lot of energy worrying that we don’t have enough time, or give enough time, or make enough time. Time is a huge part of our collective psyche.

So I recommend that you (and your kids) take […]

Rouge Mekong

Every projection I have seen on the 360-dome at la Société des arts Technologiques, has been technically impressive, but I’ve always felt that the art is trying to catch up to the tool it’s displayed on, as though the technology of the dome is almost too much for the artists who use it.

Rouge Mekong […]

What does digital art mean to you?

Did you know that the Digital Spring was such a success last year that the number of events has doubled to 150 this year ? Even Tourism Montreal has made it their campaign theme for 2015, so if you want to sound even remotely in the know at your next dinner party, read on.

What does […]

Digital Spring is back in force

It’s begun! For its 2nd edition, Digital Spring 2015 offers a bouquet of 150 events. Some of them spin off into a wide range of activities, the better to present the diversity of Montréal creativity and major international trends.  Its program will be unveiled this evening at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, in […]