Electric Fields
Electronic music and media arts festival
November 13th to the 23rd, 2008

Video Music

Curated by Ryan Stec

The Ottawa Art Gallery
2 Daly Avenue
Wednesday, November 19th
7 PM
Admission is free!

Video Music highlights recent work by Canadian and international artists with a distinct focus on the moving image as an instrument for musical composition.

Louis Dufort will be in attendance.


Jeremy Bailey (CA), Cercles Couleureux, 2006 (5 min 54 s)
Louis Dufort (CA), Épochè, 2008 (10 min) presented in HD
Mika Taanila (Finland) with music by [The User] (CA), Optical Sound, 2005 (6 min)
Simon Hughes (CA), Waves of Love, 2000 (2 min)
Tina Frank (Austria), Chronomops, 2005 (2 min)
Thomas J. Newton (UK), Wingbeats, 2007 (14 min 50 s)
Maria Duncker (Finland), Bloom, 2006 (4 min 6 s)


Complete Festival Schedule >>

Festival Passes

Festival Passes are $15.

Electric Fields passes are valid for all events excluding Thunderheist.

Festival Highlights

Thursday, November 13th

Festival launch
Vernisage: Sophie Bélair Clément Web Launch: Cheryl L'Hirondelle

Friday, November 14th

Electronic Evangelicals
Big screens and big sound in a big church. Audio-visual fantastic!
Saint Brigid's Centre for the arts and humanities

Tickets are available online in advance for $7 or $10 at the door.
Tickets are available in person at Canteen, 238 Dalhousie,

Saturday, November 15th

Artist Talk: Danny Perreault and Thomas Ouellet Frederick (Tvestroy)
Join these artists for an in detailed demo of the complex experimental electronic work. DAÏMÕN

Sunday, November 16th

Technology vs Democracy Debate hosted by Steven Loft
Library and Archives of Canada

Tron Screening
Library and Archives of Canada

Monday, November 17th

Vernisage: Reverse Engineered
Alexandre Castonguay and Mathieu Bouchard
Carleton University Art Gallery

Wednesday, November 19th

Screening: Video Music
New works of visual music.
The Ottawa Art Gallery

Saturday, November 22nd

Closing Party
Acadian and Aboriginal Hip Hop Night
Club SAW