NOISE POLLUTION / Conference

Noise pollution presentation by Alain Berry, Co-Chair of the NSERC Industrial Research Chair (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada) in acoustics applied to aviation and Professor at the Université de Sherbrooke. Followed by a 5 to 7 with Eastern Bloc, a production and exhibition centre dedicated to the promotion of new media and…

Virtual reality artworks online

Virtual reality artworks online

Forever keen to expand our knowledge of the digital realm, to offer alternative ways of  experiencing art, and to diversify artists’ sources of revenue, Sporobole and 0/1 – Hub numérique are currently exploring the broadcasting possibilities offered by the online platforms Steam and itch.io. While Déjà-vu, our virtual and immersive sound diffusion platform, can now be found on both…

SUSANNA FLOCK / I DON’T EXIST YET

SUSANNA FLOCK / I DON’T EXIST YET

The work I don’t exist yet adresses the issue of stand-ins of computer-animated characters (CGI). They were created for cinema’s ‘bag of tricks’, in order to create visual effects. Initially invisible for the viewer, the computer-animated characters only come alive through mathematically simulated textures. As a central motif, Susanna Flock sheds a light behind the…

Artist’s presentation / performance

Artist’s presentation / performance

Denoising Sherbrooke For the presentation of my artist residency at Sporobole dealing with the topic of Denoising I want to cordially invite you to join me for an auditory experiment. For the duration of the performance, I will remove the »noise of the soundscape« of the museums forecourt in realtime, utilizing tools of modern audio restauration. What kind of sound-aesthetics…

CHARLES-ÉTIENNE BROCHU – GENEVIÈVE CHEVALIER – THOMAS WATSON / VR3

CHARLES-ÉTIENNE BROCHU – GENEVIÈVE CHEVALIER – THOMAS WATSON / VR3

To support the diversity of new and critical practices of the present-day that employ, interrogate, reconstruct or revisit the very idea of the Digital and its tools, Sporobole has recently launched a new artist-in-residency program for experimentation, professional development and production in virtual reality. Intended for artists working in every discipline, the goal of this…