Starting March 8th, Art Matters invites you on a journey of visual art, photography, installations, jewelry and live music (served up with a hearty dose of snacks and booze) through a few of the Mile End’s best-loved shops and art galleries. It’s all part of Block Party, an innovative “crawl format” art show that connects… Read More »Read Article
THURSDAY MARCH 8 5pm. Art Matters ‘Block Party’ Vernissage @ Annex Vintage, 56 St-Viateur West. As part of this year’s Art Matters Festival, seven Mile End venues will take part in on-going 8-day exhibition (until March 16), in which art enthusiasts are encouraged to tour the neighbourhood while taking in (and possibly purchasing, if you… Read More »Read Article
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 29 & THURSDAY MARCH 1 8pm. Ariane Moffatt @ Rialto Theatre, 5723 Parc Ave. French Canadian singer-songwriter Ariane Moffat plays two shows at Rialto in support of her new album “MA” released February 27, 2012.Read Article
Since its inception in 2000, Art Matters has proudly exhibited art by Concordia students in the fields of dance, music, design, film, spoken word, theatre, video and visual art. Now in its 12th year, the student-run annual festival has become the largest its kind and consistently ranks in the top five of the “Best Art Exhibit”… Read More »Read Article
Montreal Hit List – Les Rendez-vous du cinéma québécoise screenings, Blockhead + Construct, Nuit Blanche Activities and more!
THURSDAY FEBRUARY 23 9:30pm. The Laugh Pack Late Show for People Who Dig Comedy @ The Segal Centre for Performing Arts, 5170 Côte-St-Catherine. This new comedy showcase features some great local comedy talent, including host Keith Waterfield and fellow comics Morgan O’Shea, Robby Hoffman, Asaf Gerchak and Trevor White. Admission is $5. Make a reservation… Read More »Read Article
Words of Wisdom from the King of Partying: Andrew W.K. to Open Art Matters with Lecture and DJ Set on March 4
To mark the 10th anniversary of Art Matters, musician, good time guy and all-round party master Andrew W.K. will deliver a motivational speech to Concordia’s fine arts students on Friday, March 4, and will follow up with a special DJ set at the Art Matters opening party later on that night. During the speech, Andrew W.K.… Read More »Read Article