Past Events

2017

Where Montréal Began
Opening of new exhibition at Pointe-à-Callière museum
Montreal, QC
May 17, 2017

Chromatic
Art + Culture + Economy
Montreal, QC
May 24 – June 1, 2017

La Grande Rencontre
Conference on young entrepreneurs in the French-speaking world
Montreal, QC
April 27, 2017

Colloque
Daily TLJ discusses Hacker la ville
Montreal, QC
February 10, 2017

 

2016

 

FIPA
Melissa Mongiat at Festival international de programmes audiovisuels
Biarritz, France
January 24-29, 2017

INST-INT
Mouna and Melissa give a talk!
New Orleans, Louisiana, US
January 22-24, 2017

muraLAB
Mouna and Melissa at Mural Arts!
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
December 12, 2016

An Exercise in Cooperation
Our musical swings are on tour!
San Jose, CA
August 4 – October 23 2016

SXSW Eco
Reviving Cities Through Collaboration
Austin, TX
October 10 – 12 2016

INLIGHTIN
McLarena at the Indianapolis Light Festival
Indianapolis, IN
August 26+27 2016

An Exercise in Cooperation
Our musical swings are on tour!
New York, NY
June 10 – July 7 2016

Extra Fantômes
An exhibition at La Gaîté lyrique in Paris, France. Curation and scenography by yours truly
Until July 31st

New Cities Summit workshop
Montreal
June 21 2016

Food Sessions at Food Loves Tech NYC
New York, NY
June 11 – June 12 2016

Musical Swings On Tour
Detroit, MI
April 7 – May 8 2016

Musical Shadows
Opening of our new permanent installation at the Mesa Art Center
MESA, ARIZONA, April 2 2016

Musical Swings On Tour
West Palm Beach, FL
February 4 – March 6 2016

 

2015

 

littleBits Store
We made a store!
July 31 until end of year, NYC

Faire La Place
Les arts et l’espace public: création, diffusion et appropriation
Dec 3, Montreal

CCA Studio: Permission no.1
Talk with Alex Lin and Hugh McGuire, moderated by Lev Bratishenko
Canadian Centre for Architecture
Dec 1, Montreal

ART.FAB.LAB
Showcasing Knock Stop with Autodesk Pier 9 at the Pier-2 Art Center
Sept 5 – Oct 25, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

MONTREAL > BARCELONA
Exhibition opening at LCI Barcelona campus
Oct 7, Barcelona, Spain

PSFK Future of Retail
Mouna and Melissa gave a keynote
Oct 20, NYC

SXSW Eco
Place by Design
Oct 5-7, Austin, TX

Nanoland
Small Stuff, Up Close:
The great big, but very very small world of nano.
opened July 2015, Portland

Portland Creative Mornings
Kelsey will be collaborating on collaboration
July 10, 2015
Portland, OR, USA

Building a Sustainable Civic Commons
Conference hosted by the Municipal Art Society
June 12-13
New York, NY, USA

Knight Cities Challenge Winners Summit
Joining civic innovators from across the USA to share experiences and exchange ideas on how to impact cities
June 17-19
Detroit, MI, USA

In The Mouth Food Sessions
We have created a pop-up installation for In The Mouth that will be premiered at C2 Mtl, join us!
May 26-29 2015
Montréal, QC, CAN

The Walrus Talks
Join us as discuss how to Animate a City
April 20 2015
Montréal, QC, CAN

Market St. Prototyping Festival
Knock Stop Music, an interactive installation commissioned by Autodesk and built at Pier 9
April 9-11 2015
San Francisco, CA, USA

spark! Festival of Creativity
We presented a prototype of “Shade Music”
March 18-21 2015
Mesa Arts Center, AZ, USA

Hotline
Further burning questions about art
February 5, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

 

2014

 

Noite Branca
A Natureza da Cidade
Workshop series
Nov 18-22, Belo Horizonte, BRA

Quartiers culturels: L’avenir culturel du Vieux-Montréal
Nov 12, Montréal, QC

KIKK International Digital Festival
Nov 7-9, Namur, BE

In The Mouth
Dtlj collaboration at Phi Centre
Oct 15 – Oct 31, Montréal, QC

Hotline
Special feature of Walktoberfest: Celebrating the Walker’s 75th Anniversary
Walker Art Centre
Oct 16, Minneapolis, MN

Just Watch Me
Discussion at Galerie Leonard & Bina Ellen
Art in public space, entertainment at all costs?
Oct 8, Montréal, QC

Design Week Portland
Together, and in public
Oct 6-7, Portland, OR

Spontaneous Interventions
2012 Venice Biennale Tour
Power Cart by Mouna Andraos
May 24 – Sept 28, Governors Island, NY Harbor

A Better World by Design
Infinite City
Sept 19-21, Brown University and RISD, Providence, RI

ARS Electronica 2014
Future Innovators Summit
Sept 4-8, Linz, Austria

New Canada Conference
Aug 31 – Sept 3, Charlottetown, PEI

Green Box Arts Festival
The Swings: An Exercise in Musical Cooperation, on tour!
June 23-July 13, 2014, Green Mountain Falls, CO

Library as Place
Bringing the Public Back into Public Spaces Talk
July 10, 2014, London, ON

New Cities Summit 2014
Parallel Workshop: What Works
June 17, 2014, Dallas

EYEO 2014
Session: We Can Dance
June 11, 2014, Minneapolis

McLaren Mur à Mur
Commemoration of the 100th anniversary of Norman McLaren’s birth
April 11-June 1, 2014, Montréal

EM15
Connecting Cities – the Participatory City
May 26, 2014, Montréal

Chromatic Cocktail
Art-Business Conference
May 26, 2014, Montréal

Creative Week
Smart Place-Making for Good: Responsive Environments
and Responsive Infrastructures
May 7, 2014, NEW YORK

Shenzhen Unesco Awards
Young Talents Exhibition
March 18, 2014, Shenzhen, China

SXSW
Talk: Public Space Is More Important than Social Media
March 11, 2014, Austin

Nuit Blanche MTL
Discussion with Mouna and Melissa, hosted by Jean Dubois
March 1, 2014, Montréal Planetarium

 

2013

 

Talk & Workshop with Master’s program students @ FH Joanneum
Communication, Media and Interaction Design, with Eva Schindling
Dec 19, 2013, Graz, Austria

MUTEK_IMG
Urban Space as New Media Playground; Montréal as a Laboratory
Nov 22, 2013, Montréal

INST-INT
Insights and experiences from the field of Interactive Installation
Nov 15-16, 2013, Minneapolis

TEDxYouth@Montreal
The Spark! on the global TEDxYouth Day
Nov 16, 2013, Montréal

Transformation of Public Space
Panel discussion and Q&A
Oct 11, 2013, Reno

Giant Sing Along
State Fair of Texas
Sept 27 – Oct 20, 2013, Dallas

Elektra X Beaf – International Marketplace for Digital Arts
Bozar Electronic Arts Festival
Sept 26-28, 2013, Brussels

School for Poetic Computation
Artist Talk, with Eva Schindling
Sept 20, 2013, New York

LittleBits Makeathon
Rapid prototyping workshop
Sept 14, 2013

Giant Sing Along
Summer Adventures in Fair Park
June – August 2013, Dallas

Giant Sing Along
Minnesota State Fair, year 3!
Aug 22 – Sept 2, 2013

Dans la Bouche / In the Mouth
Culinary Event Extraordinaire
Aug 6, 2013, Montréal

ITP CAMP!
Workshop: Designing Interactive Experiences for Public Spaces
June 21, 2013, NYU

21 Balançoires
THEY ARE BACK! Thursday – Sunday evenings with 21 Obstacles
April 17 – June 2, 2013, Promenade des artistes du Quartier des Spectacles

Shine A Light
Open Engagement conference, with Kelsey Snook
17 May, 2013, Portland

Biennale de Saint-Étienne
EmpathiCITY exhibition and colloquium,
curated by power duo Laetitia Wolff and Josyane Franc
Biennale from March 14-31, 2013
Colloquium on March 14, 2013
Saint-Étienne, France

Super Soul Sunday!
The Oprah Winfrey Network presents an original short
on 21 Balançoires (21 Swings)
March 10, 2013

Arup Penguin Pool
Global Creative Events Series, Toronto edition
March 7, 2013, Toronto

Civic Bright Conference
Urban Collective Experiences,
3rd seminar of the SYNCRETIC TRANSCODINGS series,
and 5th edition of the Toronto / Montréal / Lille Biennalle
Feb 22, 2013, Montréal

Montréal Créative
Exhibit, organized by ARTV and MASSIVart
Dec 11 – Feb 15, 2013, Place-des-Arts, Montréal

Kate Bingaman-Burt’s PSU lecture series
Show & Tell, with Kelsey Snook
Feb 7, 2013, Portland

TalkTalk @ OCAD
OCAD University
Jan 29, 2013, Toronto

2013 Interaction Awards
Awards Ceremony
Jan 29, 2013, Toronto

ABC : MTL Elektra
Elektra sparks debate about the Creative City,
Computation Arts and Public Space
Jan 17, 2013, CCA, Montréal

 

2012

 

Colloque Culture et développement durable
Cité des sciences et de l’industrie
Nov 22-23, 2012, Paris

LISA – Leaders in Software and Arts Conference
Panel discussion
Oct 17, 2012, Guggenheim, New York