Events

The centre presents participatory workshops, exhibitions, discussions, performances and screenings as part of its programming. Occasionally, Ada X also accepts member proposals for special projects that are consistent with its feminist mandate and values.

Types of projects include: net.art, electronic art, audio pieces, radio art, video art, installation, interactive work, location-based media, 3D animation, the art of gaming, virtual reality, digital storytelling, short film, bio-art, public interventions, open sources innovations, practices rooted in the community, performance and interdisciplinary practices, short-workshops, artist talks and round tables.

To submit a proposal, consult the call for projects submission guidelines.

In progress

A Harlem Nocturne | Deanna Bowen

12 September 2020

exhibition
EXHIBITION A Harlem Nocturne, Deanna Bowen Curated by Kimberly Phillips September 12 to October 17, 2020 At 4001 Berri (OBORO, Ada X, and Groupe Intervention Vidéo (GIV) Registration required here: *Please choose a time slot from the drop-down… Read More

Bookclub → Kindred by Octavia Butler with Anastasia Erickson

8 October 2020

discussion
Book club: Kindred by Octavia Butler with Anastasia Erickson Thursday October 8 and 15, 2020 7pm – 9pm In English In dialogue with the exhibition A Harlem Nocturne by Deanna Bowen, Anastasia Erickson’s book club invites readers to discuss Octavia Butler’s 1979 novel Kindred. Read More

HTMlles Festival – save the date!

5 November 2020

exhibition festival
Since 1997 Ada X has produced HTMlles, a feminist festival of media arts and digital culture, in collaboration with artist-run centers, arts organizations and research clusters in Montreal and abroad. Bringing together artists, theorists and activists, each edition explores topical sociopolitical issues through a series of exhibitions, lectures, performances and… Read More

LES COURANTS | Apocalypse – open for business – Josée Brouillard

21 November 2020

educational activities exhibition
As part of Slow Tech programming, Studio XX presents Les courants, an introductory digital arts program for young people and families in Rivière-des-Prairies. PHASE 3: Apocalypse – open for business / ouvert pour affaires Josée Brouillard and the Le Phare youth Josée Brouillard’s light works are inspired… Read More

Archive

The Mouth of Every Cave Will One Day Close | The ffiles

17 September 2020

community performance workshop
PERFORMANCE-INSTALLATION + WORKSHOP The Mouth of Every Cave Will One Day Close, The ffiles Thursday, September 17th, 2020, 5pm – 11pm In collaboration with Darling Foundry, as part of Place Publique The ffiles collective (fka XX Files) will present a performance-installation that offers… Read More

Fighting against harassment and violence in cultural settings

21 September 2020

other workshop
TRAINING Led by l’Aparté Monday September 21, 2020, from 4 to 7pm Online via Zoom Free (registration required before Tuesday, September 15 at 5:00 p.m.) IN FRENCH ONLY Following the community discussion in August on abuses of power in the arts, Ada… Read More

National AccessAbility week | Living with Ataxia

2 June 2020

presentation
Presented in collaboration with the DisAbled Women’s Network of Canada as part of National AccessAbility week. From June 2nd, 7 pm, to 4th, 7 pm, 2020 WATCH THE VIDEO Based on an original idea by Magdalena Guzman and coordinated by Annie Maheux, Vivre avec Ataxie (Living with Ataxia) deals… Read More