Artist Talks and Festival Appearances
Gao Yujie, Brandon Watson, Gallery and Festival Partners, community partners
multiPLAY artists are featuring in a number of partnered artist talks working with partner galleries and organizations across Canada.These talks, demons and workshops are being streamed across a number of platforms, exploring the potential for 360 degree interactive streaming, and for sharing work across a variety of livestreaming platforms.
Open Ears Festival, Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario (June 2021), see the full Festival schedule here
Silence, Guelph, Ontario (November 2021) – watch recordings on our livestream page
Eastern Edge Gallery, St. Johns, Newfoundland (May 2022) watch recordings on our livestream page
Yukon Art Centre, Whitehorse, Yukon (April 2021), while multiPLAY artists were unable to travel to Yukon at the end of our project to livestream, we are very proud of the partners Options for Independence and the Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Society of Yukon for their awesome explorations of the potential for digital technologies to support their ongoing community work. See the digital exhibition here: http://yukonwanderers.ca/ and the OFI video series here
Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina (April 2021)- See: https://www.facebook.com/dunlopartgallery/videos/306919104167635/
We also experimented with bringing our livestreaming set up to improvised concerts by Helen Pridmore and by Holophon, at the University of Regina, and at the Art Gallery of Regina, and also with hosting livestreamed “afterparties” on YouTube following multiPLAY artist Michael Waterman’s multiplay residency at CJTR FM – watch all the recordings on our livestream page
We are also grateful to the Creative City Centre, Regina (provided physical studio space and our hub)
Find out what’s coming up!