Introducing the VAV Gallery, FOFA Gallery, and Media Gallery
There’s no shortage of creative resourceful minds at Concordia and their artwork can be found all over campus. Don’t shy away from cracking the door open and taking a look—everyone is welcome and it’s free.
Photography and Maquettes Visited Nostalgia and Memory With “Enclosed Comforts”
The newest exhibition at the VAV gallery, Enclosed Comforts , radiates warmth, and the pieces exhibited revolve around the themes of home, and the comfort, and discomfort it provides.
Nova Ami and Velcrow Ripper’s Documentary Delves into the Climate Change Discussion Through a Fine Art Lens
Metamorphosis documents the global climate change crisis through a fine arts lens, emphasizing that the root of it all, both environmental problems and their plausible solutions, originates in the capacity and necessity of change.
Annual Show Returns for it’s Fourth Year, Creating Community United Through Commonality, Not Difference
SiM is a fundraising event that mixes music and poetry to promote awareness about the realities of racial minorities. As for any event addressing these often taboo topics, emotions were bound to spill out in unpredictable ways. But the aura created by organizers Malek Yalaoui and Dona la Luna for it’s fourth edition warded off all negativity.
A Safe Space for the Wide Spectrum of Drag at Bar le Ritz PDB
The event Alternadrag II, which was hosted last Thursday at Bar Le Ritz PDB, is exactly what it sounds like: an alternative, experimental drag show, challenging aspects of mainstream drag performance.
Taking Mud and turning It Into Gold
With gleaming eyes and brush strokes on his arms and legs, Jose Antonios Yumars’ art studio is a world where Jackson Pollock meets Henri Michaux. “They’re probably my biggest inspirations,” he says.
Venue Management Makes a Point to be Inclusive; From Hiring Practices to Party Protocols
Located on St. Hubert St., Ausgang plaza is known for intertwining activism and art while presenting in it snapping fashion.
Silversmith Siblings Talk of the Importance of Women in Their Craft
“Jewelry is, for me, one of the industries that kind of touches women of all sizes and all ages,” said Charlotte Piché. “It gives luxury to women no matter what.”
Montreal’s 13th Annual Anime Convention Was a Success
This year’s anime convention, Otakuthon, celebrated it’s 13th edition.
Joining All Punk Generations in Celebration of the Genre
As soon as you walked on the Gilles-Villeneuve circuit for 77’ Montreal, the site of the event this year, the punk rock vibe was live in the air; you could hear the drums firing away in the distance.
Comedians like Paul Chowdhry, Lauren Pattison and Ed Gamble Take the Stage
The Brit(ish) Show on July 27 show showcased five comedians from England and was hosted at the Maison Théâtre by Nish Kumur, host of The Mash Report on BBC Two. The experience was dizzying–perhaps only because Kumur spent a disturbing amount of time screaming about the drummer of Coldplay.