Fringe Arts

  • Montreal Character Series: Commander Andrew Clark

    Postering Free-Agent, Positive Musical Force

    “That guy’s a fucking positive force.”

  • Notre-Dame-des-Landes: The Everyday as a Mode of Resistance

    European Activists Challenge the Status Quo by Reclaiming Space and Rethinking Life in Community

    Fighting to save a land destined to become France’s 57th airport, a group of environmental activists have joined forces with local farmers to reclaim the space and protect a fragile ecosystem from state-organized destruction.

    Parisian film student Lou Rambert-Preiss went to experience life in this protest camp and shared his story and photos with The Link.

  • Harmony and Dissonance

    SAT Celebrates its 20th Anniversary with—What Else?—Entropy

    *Last Friday, St. Laurent’s very own electronic hotspot, the Société des Arts Technologiques—SAT for short—was getting all dolled up to celebrate her 20th anniversary with a bang.

  • With a (Somewhat Gentle) Rebel Yell

    Concordia-Founded Documentary Exhibition Network Closes Summer Screenings Series with Film about Global Rebellions

    Everyday Rebellion, a documentary produced by Golden Girls Filmproduktion and Film Services GmbH, will close Cinema Politica Montreal’s summer screenings at La Place de la Paix on September 1.

  • Generation Z Breaks Through the Clutter with Glitched Fashion

    Friday night, the cream of the Montreal emergent fashion crop paraded their new looks in the runway show Génération Z, un événement mode 360, presented by the internationally renowned fashion design school LaSalle College.

  • Montreal Character Series: Colbert Lapomme Casimir


    It was hot when I met Colbert Casimir and their two partners (preferring to be nameless, we’ll call them E and J) at a McDonalds on Ste. Catherine.

  • Happy Birthday! Shut Up!

    Legendary Rapper Yasiin Bey Begins Stand Up Comedy Career in Montreal

    Montreal producer Kaytranada provided the soundtrack to an evening at the Phi Centre while Yasiin Bey made his way to the stage. He held a handful of rose petals and casually threw them into the crowd as a peace offering.

  • Osheaga Turns Ten

    The festival’s 10th anniversary promises a big lineup

    Starting Friday, ticket-holders’ ears will rock to music that aims at satisfying all tastes. Osheaga’s lineup includes Kendrick Lamar, Florence + The Machine, The Black Keys, George Ezra, Weezer, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Schoolboy Q, FKA Twigs, Nas, Tyler The Creator and many others.

  • Eastern Bloc’s Sight + Sound Fest Returns to its Roots

    Annual Digital Arts Gathering to Change in the Future

    This year’s Sight + Sound explores networked art in an ultra-localized setting, while addressing financial insecurities in the art world by bringing the festival back to its roots.

  • Performing the Psyche

    ‘Rouge Mekong’ Breaks New Ground in Psychological Immersion

    Journey to the centre of Sarah Lebovitz.