Tides that crash to land

January 4th, 2011

An ocean of sounds. The audio output marries the tilt of metal structures and simulates what we imagine could be a digital wave. Open Tuning (WaveUp) is an audio kinetic installation by Halifax-based artist Stephen Kelly presented at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (AGNS) and curated by AGNS Chief Curator Sarah Fillmore.

Riled up? Act up! Art and hockey

June 2nd, 2010

If I hit a puck with a stick, does it make me a hockey player? Saying that I am would be the equivalent of a typical comment we in the arts hear constantly when talking about experimental art-making “I can do that.” Common sense tells us that there is more beyond the immediacy of whatever […]

Agacés? Agissez! Les éléphants dans l’air du temps

April 21st, 2010

It is my pleasure to introduce another blogger to the Artengine team. Mireille Bourgeois is the Programmer at SAW Video, and she brings a rich and diverse curatorial perspective to the blog. Enjoy! -AD (English translation available upon request. Email mirebour@yahoo.ca) Deux  semaines passé, j’ai participé au Images Festival et au International Experimental Media Congress […]