PARTICLE + WAVE MEDIA ARTS FESTIVAL 2015

EMMEDIA PRESENTS
PARTICLE + WAVE
Media Arts Festival | February 4-8, 2015

[To see the festival program guide, click here.]

EMMEDIA is proud to present the 2nd PARTICLE + WAVE Media Arts Festival, a unique 5-day event that will celebrate the critical innovation and creativity present in the media arts community. This festival will showcase an art form that by it’s very nature, is constantly evolving and growing with the integration of everchanging technological processes. Exhibitions, installations and performances by local and national artists will be showcased in Calgary, along with a screening, workshop and artist talks. Join us through February 4-8, 2015 and EMmerse yourself in media art!

This festival would not have been possible without our funders Canada Council for the Arts, Alberta Foundation for the Arts, Calgary Arts Development, and our sponsors PK Sound, Quickdraw Animation Society, Jameson Irish Whiskey and Big Rock Brewery.

OUR PREFERRED SUPPLIERS:


ALL ACCESS FESTIVAL PASS:

Get 3 days of media art performances for the price of 2! Good for all paid events during the festival.

$20 EMMEDIA Members/Students
$35 General

Individual show tickets and passes can be purchased at particlewave2015.eventbrite.ca


FESTIVAL SCHEDULE:

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2015:

Metalized Precipitation, Seven Billion Individual Diamonds of Untenable
by Noel Bégin
February 4 – 28, 2015 (Gallery hours: Tues-Sat 12-6PM)
Opening Reception: February 4, 2015 @ 7-9PM
Artist Talk: February 28, 2015 @ 2-4PM
Location: EMMEDIA – 351 11 Ave SW
FREE admission

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THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2015:

Visiting Artist Feature: Tasman Richardson
Artist Talk + Screening
Location: Stanford Perrott Lecture Theatre (Alberta College of Art + Design) – 1407 14th Ave NW
Time: Artist Talk @ 2:30 – 4PM | Screening @ 7 – 9PM
FREE admission

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2015:

The True Weight of Sound: Artist Panel
Moderated by Lindsay MacDonald with artists Craig Fahner, Gary James Joynes, and Tasman Richardson
Location: Room ICT 516, Information and Communications Technologies building (ICT)
University of Calgary
856 Campus Place NW
Time: 1 – 2:30PM
FREE admission

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PARTICLE
Featuring performances by Jennie Vallis, Shawn Pinchbeck, Tasman Richardson, and Corinthian featuring live video performance by Orthicon,
including
DUALITY
Featuring installations by emerging media artists Carlin Brown, Christopher Donovan, and Maeve Orlady
Location: Festival Hall – 1215 10th Ave SE
Time: 8PM – 1AM
Tickets: $10 EMMEDIA Members/Students
$15 General Admission
Purchase at particlewave2015.eventbrite.ca

For more information, click here.


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2015:

Do-it-yourself JAWA aka Video Vulture Culture
A workshop with Tasman Richardson
Location: Quickdraw Animation Society – 351 11 Ave SW
Time: 1 – 5PM
FREE (limited seating, registration required)
Register with particlewave(at)emmedia.ca

WAVE
Featuring performances by Craig Fahner, WIND ROSE (Gary James Joynes), Tasman Richardson, and Lo Definition,
including
DUALITY
Featuring installations by emerging media artists Carlin Brown, Christopher Donovan, and Maeve Orlady
Location: Festival Hall – 1215 10th Ave SE
Time: 8PM – 1AM
Tickets: $10 EMMEDIA Members/Students
$15 General Admission
Purchase at particlewave2015.eventbrite.ca

For more information, click here.


SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2015:

ANALOG BRUNCH

A closing festival brunch featuring performances by Chris Dadge, Cody Oliver with visuals by Joe Kelly, Whitney Ota, and Jonathon Wilcke
Location: ArtBOX on 17E – 1807 42nd St SE
Time: 1-4PM
Tickets: $10 EMMEDIA Members/Students
$15 General Admission
Purchase at particlewave2015.eventbrite.ca

For more information, click here.

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