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.

In progress

AI The End | Gina Hara [residency presentation]

9 December 2021

artist residency presentation
Residency presentation | screening + discussion Thursday, December 9th, from 7 to 8 pm Online | Registration via this link With Gina Hara “Combining AI, virtual worlds, and emergent narratives, AI The End blurs the line between human and machine while contemplating the loneliness that… Read More

FEEDBACK PLEASE: Portfolio Review

30 November 2021

community workshop
Tuesday, November 30th, 2021, 6 pm – 8 pm Online Free | Registration needed | For Ada X’s members only Are you an artist interested in media arts and digital culture? Would you like to have critical feedback on your portfolio? And feel more guided in your approach?… Read More

Sound Moving Around

11 December 2021

educational activities
Family activity with Salima Punjani
 Saturday December 11 2021, 1pm – 3pm
 FREE | Registration required
 Bilingual facilitiation 
At Ada X (vaccine passport required for adults) 

 Join us for a listening party with artist Salima Punjani! Have you ever listened to a song… Read More

AI The End | Gina Hara

19 October 2021

artist residency
Residency from October, 19th to December, 13th 2021 At Ada X + Algora Lab Public presentation on Thursday, December 9th Since the beginning of the pandemic, social AIs have been increasingly stepping up to offer companionship and mental-health help online. In her residency, Gina Hara sets out to… Read More

LES COURANTS : Diagenèse – Isabelle Gagné

8 November 2021

educational activities exhibition
This exhibition is the fourth phase of Les courants, an introductory digital arts program for young people and families in Rivière-des-Prairies. Exhibition dates: November 6th to January 16th, 2022 Sunday and Monday, 12-5 pm Tuesday and Wednesday, 10-8 pm Thursday and Friday, 10-6 pm Saturday, 10-5… Read More


Annual General Assembly 2021

11 November 2021

community other
Thursday, November 11th, from 6 pm to 8 pm Online on Zoom | Register at this link Open to the public, everyone is welcome. The general assembly of Ada X is an ideal moment to take part in the life of the centre, to discover upcoming initiatives,… Read More

DIY Electronics and Artificial Intelligence

14 November 2021

With Jean-François Primeau Sundays November 14, 21 and 28, 2021 12pm-5pm (15hrs total) $135 (taxes included) *please check your eligibility for the subsidized rate at the bottom of this page. Workshop given in French by a bilingual facilitator At Ada X Contact… Read More

Démystifier l’IA pour les artistes

29 October 2021

Friday, October 29, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Free | Online Registration via this link Workshop offered in French by a bilingual facilitator Ada X and Algora Lab are presenting a series of three introductory workshops on AI, aimed at educating and equipping artists… Read More

Rock, paper, smartphone: create new worlds with art and tech

25 September 2021

educational activities festival
Saturday, September 25th, 2021 *time slots available every 45 minutes: 1 pm / 1:45 pm / 2:30 pm / 3:15 pm Saturday, October 9th, 2021 *time slots available every 45 minutes: 10am / 10:45am / 11:30am / 12pm At Ada X A guided exhibition visit and educational… Read More

Matières à relations – Related Matters

16 September 2021

exhibition festival
From September 16th to October 16th, 2021 Tuesday to Saturday, 12pm – 5pm, Thursdays until 7pm At Ada X Please reserve a spot via this link (one reservation per bubble / group of people). Masks are mandatory. Bring your own headphones. Presented as part of the… Read More