Monthly Archives: August 2010

Call for Proposals: HTMlles Festival of Media Art + Digital Culture 2010, Montreal

Calling all talented femmes! The HTMlles Festival of Media Art + Digital Culture 2010 (htmlles.net) is currently seeking proposals for its 9th edition, to be held in Montreal, under the theme of <home></land>. Initiated by Studio XX (www.studioxx.org) in 1997, and evolving as quickly as technology itself, the HTMlles Festival is an international platform dedicated […]

CFC Media Lab Guest Faculty Member to speak at “Privacy: Generations”, Israel

CFC Media Lab Guest Faculty member, Kate Raynes-Goldie, will be speaking at the 32nd Annual Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners – Privacy: Generations on the Plenary panel: “Where are we now? The inter-generational shift in privacy perceptions” For hundreds of generations privacy has been recognized as a fundamental human right in Israel. Today, […]

CFC Media Lab Alum Appears in September Edition of Canadian House & Home

Mortar and Pestle “maghar” designed and created by CFC Media Lab Alum, Tahir Mahmood, appears in the September Edition Canadian House & Home: (www.houseandhome.com) Made using ancient wood-turning techniques, Toronto designer Tahir Mahmmod’s new takes on the traditional mortar and pestle will look great on a contemporary kitchen counter. Gotta have it! http://www.tahirmahmood.com/item.php?sCatId=40&id=27

Prototype from CFC Media Lab’s TELUS IAEP Featured on MaRS Website

“Voicings” – Dawn Buie from MaRS Discovery District on Vimeo.

Full Coverage of CMTO10 on YouTube

Check out the full coverage of Cross Media Toronto 2010 (CMTO10) now up on YouTube as a 13-part series: www.youtube.com/watch?v=n_hiHUhFtCY CFC Media Lab and MaRS co-presented with Jumpwire Media to launch Cross Media Toronto on July 21st, 2010 at the MaRS Centre. Cross Media Toronto (www.crossmediato.com) featured heavyweight media industry executives who discussed perspectives on […]

Canadian New Media Awards 2010: Now Open For Nominations!

Canadian New Media Awards (CNMAs), the country’s only nationwide competition recognizing the accomplishments of Canada’s most successful digital media companies, is now open for nominations! The awards are part of nextMEDIA Toronto, Canada’s leading digital media production and development marketplace. Canada is a hotbed of digital innovation. Last year’s nominees and award recipients truly represented […]

Stitch Media and Showcase.ca Seeking Fresh Talent for Web-Series

Calling all aspiring actors: STITCH MEDIA (www.stitchmedia.ca) and SHOWCASE (showcase.ca) are hosting an online, Canada-wide talent search for their new comedy web series, Moderation Town. Quirky, crude, and awkwardly self-aware, Moderation Town satirizes the worst of Internet culture by revealing how online attitudes affect average, normal people in the real world. We want to hear […]

“Hey Baby” Web Game Developed by CFC Media Lab Alumnus, NY Times Review

Congratulations to CFC Media Lab Alumnus, Suyin Looui, a New York Artist/Producer who developed Hey Baby, a provoking online first-person shooter game (available to play for free at heybabygame.com). …At first (Hey Baby) appears to be a self-consciously ridiculous revenge fantasy for women who have felt oppressed or threatened by sexual attention or commentary from […]