How Artists Are Affected by the Festival’s Postponement
Montreal Fringe Festival is pushing its 30th anniversary celebrations, initially planned from May 27 to June 16, to June 2021 due to COVID-19.
47th Edition of Festival Moves Online to Celebrate Students’ Work
At the end of every school year Concordia finds itself teeming with art exhibitions, installments, and screenings, the school coming alive to host the numerous projects of its graduating students.
The Fringe Festival Introduces Socially Distanced Programming
As an ode to the festival that never was, the Montreal Fringe Festival has announced This is Not a Fringe Festival, an alternative programming amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Concordia Artist Translates His Experience Working at Movie Theatre Into Visual Art
In this series, Concordia artists profile themselves, offering a window into their inspiration, their process, and their work.
Tying Community Activism with Storytelling in Music and Painting
In early spring I went up to Montmorency metro station to share a tea with Indigenous artist Norman Achneepineskum from Buffalo Hat Singers.
Indies in Local Literary Community Seek Support, Explore Alternative Ways to Provide Their Services
The onslaught of COVID-19 is inevitably hitting small and local bookstores.
Artists Relate Benefits and Inconveniences of Online Streaming
Like many local artists, Janette King is continuing to share her music despite having cancelled around 15 performances due to the COVID-19 outbreak in Montreal.
Role-Playing Games Offer Space for Social Connection, Escape During Isolation
Like a lot of people, Kate Ruscito had preconceived notions about Dungeons and Dragons. “Even when I first started playing, I didn’t want to play,” she said. “I was like, ‘That’s for complete losers.’”
Homeless in the city
bouncing from place to place
doorway to doorway
A Poem About the Severed Ties With Family
It’s best we keep our distance,
even if I shared with you my pain
The Painter Presents His Pieces ‘Float’ and ‘Vegetable Stand’
Jose Guillermo Garcia Sierra is a contemporary painter that utilizes collage to create his compositions. He gathers visual references mostly from stock images, as they are always reenactments of average happenings and objects.