Monthly Archives: March 2011

Retro Activity

It seems like wherever I go these days, I wind up looking at the past. Half of the photos my friends share on Facebook and Twitter are run through a gamut of filters to look like they were shot in 1969 (that’s even the name of one of Hipstamatic’s workflows), and now the same thing […]

Musea and Media

If you live in Toronto, you might be familiar with the renovations that have taken place over the last several years at the Royal Ontario Museum. A $270,000,000 budget resulted in an expansion opening up a total of nearly 388,000 square feet of redesigned exhibition space. If you’ve visited the Art Gallery of Ontario since […]

MEIC – AGM and FREE Membership Details!

The Mobile Experience Innovation Centre (MEIC) Annual General Meeting (AGM), April 5, 2011 Come and join the MEIC during its inaugural AGM. This will be an opportunity to hear from companies the MEIC has worked with over the last year, learn how you can benefit from becoming involved as a member, and meet others working […]

An Official CFC Request for Submissions!

Can you make audiences realize how illegal copying and mass distribution of video hurts the creative industries?  That’s the Reel Challenge!  Create a short film that represents this theme and you could win $10,000! To Enter… Upload a video that addresses why copyright matters in the digital age Keep it under 90 seconds You must […]

Gentrification: The Game! selected for TIFF’s Future Games

Indie games are hot!  If you weren’t already convinced, this April marks the launch of a new games program called Future Games within TIFF’s Sprockets, a film (and now games!) festival for children and youth. Gentrification: The Game! was selected to be part of this inaugural Future Games program, which aims to showcase a selection of the ‘most […]

New Media Generation(s)

Trevor Haldenby is a producer and photographer living in Toronto. He has attended Wilfrid Laurier University, Rhode Island School of Design, CFC Media Lab, and is presently completing a Master’s of Design in Strategic Foresight & Innovation at OCAD University. I would like to use my time as Guest Editor of to explore an idea […]

New voices on stabletalk

Hi all, It’s been a while since I last posted on <stabletalk>. There are, in fact, lots to report; big changes are planned for CFC Media Lab in the next year or so and in terms of productions our dance-card is pretty much full until mid-November. But, today’s post will not elucidate further on these […]

CFC Media Lab Goes to SXSW!

The CFC Media Lab’s Operations Manager, Leonardo Dell’Anno, is heading to Austin, Texas for SXSW on Friday March 11, 2011. Leonardo will be on-site for the Interactive and Music portion of the festival.   The CFC Media Lab will be co-hosting the Maple Leaf Digital Lounge Party with Digital L.A. at Paradise on Sixth at […]

The Artist Project Features Art by Alumni: Ron Wild!

Come and see alumni, Ron Wild, and his art showcased in the Artist Project!  He will be at booth #210. From March 3-6th, The Artist Project will showcase original art from over 200 carefully juried contemporary artists. First time buyers and seasoned collectors will find this four day art fair a rare opportunity to meet, learn […]

RFP: VMC Lab Applications for Mobile Devices

Canadian Heritage is requesting proposals for the research & development of mobile applications for the Virtual Museum of Canada. The Experimental Lab of the Virtual Museum of Canada tests digital technologies on behalf of the Canadian museum community, providing museums with strategic advice and ways to increase their visibility.  Using technology designed for mobile devices, […]