Monthly Archives: May 2009

init – an immersive audio visual experience – june 13

We are super excited to be sponsoring INIT! Tons of CFC Media Lab Staff and Alumni and teachers are involved making art, and music and visuals, etc -  it will be so much fun. I really hope you can make it down for at least part of the day….. anthea.xo


Our Subtle Technologies Early Bird Special has been extended! We are pleased to continue to offer the fantastic discount for our Full Festival Pass for 10 more days! The deal expires on May 22nd, so get your tickets today! Did you know you could make art out of bacteria? What artifacts will time traveling future-archaeologists […]

Toronto Urban Film Festival – Call for submissions

CFC ALumni Sharon Switzer founded / runs this fabulous short film festival: TORONTO URBAN FILM FESTIVAL Silent 1-minute films on the TTC September 11-20, 2009 Presented by Heineken CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS SUBMISSION DEADLINE: JULY 15, 2009 TSV Pitch Deadline: May 30th, 2009 Share your work with an audience of 1.6 million daily commuters. And, win […]

The Creative Method: How To Generate Great Ideas

hey all, the RMI has generously offered the student discount to all of the CFC community members if they want to attend this course. cheers, anthea The Creative Method: How To Generate Great Ideas Dates: May 9th, 10:00 am – 2:30 pm (~4 classroom hours a day) Instructor: Jason Theodor Price: $199 Max Students: 33 […]

CBC Revising our journalistic code

CBC is moving is journalist standards into the modern era and they are looking for input. Have your say – the link is at the bottom of the post Revising our journalistic code By Esther Enkin CBC News CBC has a little blue book, which you may know as our Journalistic Standards and Practices. It […]

luminato is seeking submissions to the creative city video contest

Two of CFC’s awesome alumni, Sharon Switzer and Maggie Greyson,  are involved in bringing this project  to the fair city of Toronto:

Community Wind Web Conference May 26-27

CFC Media Lab Alumni Shelley Simmons is involved with this fantastic conference: Community Wind Web Conference May 26-27 Enables Investors, Entrepreneurs, Activists and Engineers to Learn Trends, Hear Practical How-to’s, and Exchange Experiences About Wind Power Projects – All in an Earth-Friendly Format April 9, 2009 – More than 25 North American experts will discuss […]

WAIT… a minute! E-round-table discussion between two cities

Pixel supports a live e-round table discussion with Toronto artist and curator Richard Fung and artist Alison S. M. Kobayashi, and Montreal curator Alice Jim and artist Ayesha Hameed. Moments began in 1998 as a fun way to introduce new technology to Asian artists during the month of May as part of Asian Heritage month. […]

Sheena McDonald, CFC Director of Special Projects | Xenofile Media, CFC Media Lab Alumni Recognized at the Rose D’Or Festival

We are so proud to announce Sheena Macdonald,  Director of Special Projects, CFC, was presented with the 2009 Honorary Rose Award and Xenophile Media, CFC Media Lab Alumni won the first ever Multi Platform Award at the 2009 Rose D’Or. Lucerne, Switzerland  – May 5, 2009 – This year’s Golden Rose winners were announced at […]

EMMEDIA | Gallery & Production Society Job Posting | Calgary

EMMEDIA Gallery & Production Society Job Posting PROGRAMS & OUTREACH COORDINATOR EMMEDIA is seeking a Programs & Outreach Coordinator to develop, initiate and coordinate artistic programming activity, outreach and community dialogue for a not-for-profit electronic media arts centre. The successful candidate has professional experience working with a non-profit artist-run centre and possesses knowledge of the […]