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Expanded for a special Paris presentation with Collectif Jeune Cinéma, Love After Materialism_2 is a screening of contemporary video art that arouses contemplation of love, longing, and desire after the virtualization of social relations. Jeremy ...Continue Reading →
As part of the Materiality of Love Conference at the Institute of English Cultures and Literatures in the University of Silesia, Poland, John G. Hampton will be presenting a screening of Love After Materialism.
Love After Materialism is a ...
Trinity Square Video would like to welcome eight artists in residence working throughout the summer for the 2015 themed commission: Technologies of Perception. This year’s theme asked artists to produce new work that investigates the entanglement of perception, materiality, and technology.
John Boyle-Singfield is a Canadian born artist based in Montreal. His work primarily manifests a society in which the effects of technology and ...Continue Reading →
Towards Making Regalia of the Future
June 23, 2015, at 6:30PM
Weaving recovered pasts, material presents, and digital futures Skawennati asks, “What do we keep?”
In Episode 04 of Skawennati’s machinima series, TimeTraveller™ (2008-2013), the female protagonist, Karahkwenhawi, a Mohawk, is transported to a pow wow in the year 2112. There she is offered a glimpse into the style and ...Continue Reading →
What can a Vocaloid do?
June 12, 2015, at 6:30PM
“There is a tension between the Body without Organs and the structure of organization or stratification it is embedded in, a tension which can itself be made productive.”
This idea is musical.
– Erin Gee quoting Sandra Annett
For this edition of SHOWINGS, artist Erin Gee ...Continue Reading →
*UPDATE* On May 14, 2015, the General Membership approved a revised and updated set of By-Laws, these are available to review here: TSV BYLAWS May 14 2015
All Trinity Square Video members are invited to attend the Special Meeting for bylaw updates this Thursday May 14th, 2015 at 7pm and the Annual General Meeting on Thursday May 21, 2015 at 7pm. If ...Continue Reading →
Ready to spring forward? Get out of your house and into Trinity Square Video! Show us your old stuff, your new stuff or just tell us about what you’re working on.
This is an non-juried screening/program. First come, first served!
*No membership required*
*Food and refreshments provided*
Show us or Tell us about…
-any work new or old or in-progress
-show complete work or excerpts
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Testing Grounds was a non-juried initiative for Trinity Square Video Producing Members. This unique opportunity gave artists and curators access to one of Trinity’s two gallery spaces at no cost for one full week to use as a space for experimentation and research. Selections were made based our capacity to meet the technical and scheduling requests.
Organized by Rachelle Walker ...Continue Reading →
Submission Form available here
Deadline: May 15th, 2015
Trinity Square Video is seeking submissions for the third round of our Themed Commission trilogy exploring expanded dimensions of video. This year’s theme, Technologies of Perception, asks artists to make inquires into the entanglement of perception and technology.
“Technologies of Perception” is meant to be an evocative term rather than a restrictive one. We encourage submissions from artists ...Continue Reading →
As of April 1st, Trinity Square Video is pleased to provide a complete 4K shooting solution with camera, camera stabilizer, lights, storage, and lens filter ABSOLUTELY FREE to our members.
Are we fooling? Absolutely not!
To make it easier for our producing members to enjoy the change in the weather and just go out and shoot, we have decided to provide our top of the ...Continue Reading →
SHOWINGS is a series of material-discursive events where invited artists, filmmakers, science fiction writers, and future-casters reconfigure our relationships to technologies through a science fiction lens. Inspired by the practices of sci-fi feminisms, afrofuturist storytelling, and science and technology studies, the series experiments with human and posthuman approaches to an ethics of encounter that open up collective knowledges entangled in the past, present and ...Continue Reading →
Dance of Communal Inquiry
Workshop by Onyeka Igwe
Location: 8-Eleven, 233 Spadina Ave.
Date: April 22, 2015, 8PM
If we were to approach vibe as a technology of communal production, what is its interface?
In dancing together we construct a vibe. The vibe is “an active communal force, a feeling, a rhythm that is created by the mix of dancers, the balance of ...Continue Reading →
Duration of things
April 8, 2015, at 6:30PM
Science fiction writer and professional future-caster Karl Schroeder and Berlin based artist Isabell Spengler, will engage with Spengler’s exhibition Two Days at the Falls at Trinity Square Video, and contend with ways we are simultaneously living in pasts and futures through everyday objects, technologies and their lifespans. Devices include Cones of Plausibility, ...Continue Reading →
April 22, 2015
6:30PM @ Trinity Square with Camille Turner
8PM @ 8-Eleven with Onyeka Igwe
Afrofuturism is a critical engagement with technology and the power ideals of ‘the other’.
– Tegan Bristow, digital artist and theorist
For the first part of this two-site Showing, media and performance artist Camille Turner will renew encounters with hidden relics and ancient devices through her research into afrofuturist technologies of storytelling. Her work invokes hidden memories ...Continue Reading →
Image: Isabell Spengler, video still from Two Days at the Falls installation, 2015
For over a century, Niagara Falls has been a popular tourist destination and subject for artists and amateurs alike. Whether as a backdrop for romantic encounters, or a site of daring and sometimes ...Continue Reading →
Trinity Square Video and Pleasure Dome are pleased to present Ho Tzu Nyen’s immersive and theatrical audio and visual installation The Cloud of Unknowing (2011, 28 min). Commissioned for Singapore’s participation in the 2011 Venice Art Biennale, The Cloud of Unknowing is titled after a fourteenth century mystical treatise on faith, where the cloud paradoxically acts as a metaphor for both an impediment to, and reconciliation with, the unknown or ...Continue Reading →
Trinity Square Video is proud to present Love After Materialism, a screening of work that arouses contemplation of love, longing, and desire after the virtualization of social relations. Taking a sincere (as opposed to a critical) approach to their work, Cécile B. Evans (Berlin/London), Karilynn Ming Ho (Vancouver), Jaakko Pallasvuo (Helsinki), and Heather Phillipson (London) offer insight into ...Continue Reading →