Ada X is a bilingual feminist artist-run centre engaged in exploration, creation, and critical reflection in media arts and digital culture. The centre supports the production and dissemination of work by women, trans, non-binary and queer artists. With the goals of making accessible, demystifying, equipping, questioning and creating, Ada X actively participates in the development of a digital democracy. Ada X hosts residencies, workshops, discussions, exhibitions, performances and educational activities. Founded in 1996, Studio XX became Ada X in 2020.

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LES COURANTS : Dismantling your électroniques – Workshops – Lou Fozin

13 October 2022

educational activities
As part of the educational program Les courants, in the fall of 2022 a group of teens from the community centre Le Phare in Rivière-des-Prairies took part in digital arts workshops with Lou Fozin, hosted at the chalet in Armand Bombardier Park. Participants were introduced to the Dismantling your électroniques… Read More

I was once sea floor | naakita feldman-kiss

25 October 2022

artist residency
Residency from October 25th to December 13th At Ada X During their residency at Ada X, naakita feldman-kiss will work toward the development of a new multimedia installation titled I was once sea floor. Using place-based research, 360˚ audio and video capture and material experimentation, the project centers rock,… Read More

Archive

Tech Tech Tech Zines

15 November 2022

community
From 2020-22 Ada X supported the Tech Tech Tech project, exploring feminist digital tools and platforms as alternatives to Big Tech. The research for Tech Tech Tech was led by Sarah Choukah, Liane Décary-Chen, Marie LeBlanc Flanagan and Hannah Strauss. Describing a “feminist digital tool” in contrast to the “tools… Read More

Become a Board Member

10 November 2022

call community
Ada X is looking for three candidates to join its Board of Directors: we are looking for board members with expertise in finance, cultural organization management, and/or human resources. The candidates must have a familiarity with Montreal’s cultural scene and share the centre’s feminist and non-hierarchical values. Board… Read More

Annual General Assembly 2022

10 November 2022

community
Annual General Assembly Thursday, November 10, from 6:00 pm to 8 pm Online on Zoom | Mandatory registration before November 3 The general assembly is an ideal moment to take part in the life of the centre, to discover upcoming initiatives, to become a member, or to… Read More

Introduction to 360 video for artists

26 November 2022

workshop
With Olivia McGilchrist Saturday November 26th and Sunday November 27th, 2022 9am-5pm (15h total) 135$ (tax included) *see conditions below Workshop given by a bilingual instructor To register, contact ateliers@ada-x.org before November 20th 2022. Your registration will be confirmed once payment is made. *** This workshop… Read More

DIY Electronics for Artists

19 November 2022

workshop
With Anne-F Jacques Saturday November 19th and Sunday November 20th, 2022 9am-5pm (15h total) 135$ (tax included) *see conditions below Workshop given by a bilingual instructor At Ada X To register, contact ateliers@ada-x.org before November 15th 2022. Your registration will be confirmed once payment is… Read More