Cocktail Party 2015
The place to be: articule (262 Fairmount West)
When: Friday, December 11, at 7 PM
Admission: $5 in advance (via PayPal), $8 at the door (cash only)
You are cordially invited to celebrate the end of the year with articule at its annual Cocktail Party! Please join us for cocktail delights and music in a celebratory, pseudo-formal environment. This year, in addition to our special cocktails, we will be offering hors-d’œuvres by Mile End artisans and performances inspired by the neighbourhood. Do not miss it!
The evening features performances and contributions by...
"Speed dating" event
Call for Applications: Members’ Show and Fundraiser
Deadline: November 30, 2015
THE 35 CHALLENGE
35 current members
35 former members
Have you ever been a member of articule since its incorporation in 1980? We want to make your portrait! Here is an opportunity to share your experience with the articule community and to continue to support the artist-run centre.
To close off articule’s 35th anniversary and develop intergenerational links at the centre, articule is seeking people who have been a member of the centre in the past 35 years and who are interested...
The Other Film Festival (OFF): Discussion
As part of The Other Film Festival (OFF), a discussion on the idea of otherness in artistic creation (especially film and video) will be hosted by writer and curator Nasrin Himada (Montreal), with the curators of Black Radical Imagination Erin Christovale (Los Angeles) and Amir George (Chicago), and Sharlene Bamboat, Artistic Director of SAVAC (Toronto). The discussion will follow the Monitor 11 screening.
In English with French whispered translation available
Sharlene Bamboat is a Toronto-based artist, working in a variety of media. Bamboat...
Monitor 11: South Asian Experimental Film & Video
articule is proud to partner, for the fifth consecutive year, with the South Asian Visual Arts Centre (SAVAC) to present Monitor 11 : South Asian Experimental Film & Video. Titled These Monsters are Real and curated by Azar Mahmoudian (Tehran) and Leila Pourtavaf (Toronto), this edition questions how trauma haunts us and reflects on the increasing social anxieties about environmental catastrophies, current geopolitical crises and global tragedies. The Monitor series is an annual program of videos and short films showcasing new and innovative works by artists from Canada and abroad...
Black Radical Imagination 2015
articule is proud to join the first Canadian tour of the Black Radical Imagination short films programme initiated by SAW Video (Ottawa). The 2015 edition, entitled Reclamation of the Black Body, examines the reclamation of the black body through new media and experimental storytelling.
Doors open at 6:30 PM
Screening followed by short Q&A with the curators, in English with French whispered translation available
About Black Radical Imagination
Curated by Erin Christovale (Los Angeles) and Amir George (Chicago), Black Radical Imagination is a...
La menace d'intolérance (The Threat of Intolerance)
« Je voudrais souligner un élément de l’héritage historique du Québec contemporain et une possible menace à son avenir : il s’agit du danger d’intolérance toujours présent parmi nous. » - Guy Rocher, Le Québec en mutation, 1973.
(Let me stress one element of the historical heritage of contemporary Quebec and a possible threat to its future: it is the danger of intolerance still present among us.) [freely translated to English]
In 1973, the eminent Quebecker sociologist Guy Rocher published Le Qué...