Artfully Navigating the Trauma of Residential Schools Through Song and Performance
Through music and performative arts, Children of God tells the story of a family who had been ripped apart from the residential school system of Canada.
Overcoming Stereotypes and Shyness Through Art
Naf Leri is a design student at Concordia whose art was featured at the VAV Gallery last November in the Black History Month exhibit Hyper Real. As a visual artist, his work is embedded into his identity and daily life.
Encapsulated in Pixels and Digital Expression
The Société des arts technologiques Festival is a melange of immersive digital art, challenging our technical habits through screening select pieces of “vidéomusique” and short films from around the world.
Using Music to Unravel Emotions that Are Beyond Words
The haunting play “Children of God” tells the story of a family ripped apart by the residential school system in Canada between the 1950s and 1970s.
Montreal Trans Hip Hop Artist Produces an Arrangement of French Trap
Trans-activist, hip-hop artist and entrepreneur Lucas Charlie Rose released his first all-French album last week called Plus Près Du Soleil.
Gender Diversity on Stage Happens Through Mentorship and Collaboration
Inside the heart of the brick and wood venue—the low seating, the candles, the people dancing—are women and femmes rapping, singing, and fingering their instruments.
They own the stage.
Learn About One of the Most Unique Comedy Rooms in Montreal: The Artloft
The Artloft, without question, is one of the current standouts of Montreal’s art scene. Not comedy scene, but of all art available here as a whole. Is this a big statement? Yes. Is the title deserved? Yes. The space could be considered an art gallery, a living archive of Montreal’s collective artistic presence in the last two years.
The Evolving Role of Fashion as a Commodity, Art Form, and Sustainability Movement
Opinions, consumption habits, behaviours, priorities and lifestyle choices are the raw expression of a generation’s mentality.
Witchcraft, Gender, and Catchy Hooks Come Together in Music
Backxwash is a Montreal-based rapper who uses unique and sometimes random and bizarre sound in her artistry to build her soundtrack. Her newest EP Black Sailor Moon for example uses the theme song of the show that inspired the name of the EP, the anime “Sailor Moon”, in one of her songs.
“Please Do Not Eat the Art”
Soft Stimuli was the Concordia student gallery’s last fall exhibit. Running between Dec. 3 to the 21, the artworks exhibited were unique, and some showcased the intimate and complicated relationships people have with their bodies.