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An audiovisual artist and composer whose work has been qualified as «pushing the boundaries of abstraction» (Silence and Sound, FR) and «defying any explication or labelling» (La Folia, UK). A polymorphous artist active for more than a decade in music and the moving image.

Concert photo by Camilla Rehnstrand

+ + + tour dates & upcoming projects + + +

Displacement @ MA / IN Matera Intermedia Festival, September 22nd 2019, Casa Cava Auditorium, Matera, Italy

Displacement @ Oaxaca Film Fest, October 1st 2019, Oaxaca, Mexico

Displacement @ WNDX Festival of Moving Image, October 2nd 2019, Winnipeg, Canada

Displacement @ Festival du Nouveau Cinéma (FNC), October 11th and 18th 2019, Montreal, Canada

Imaginary Optics I&II @ L.E.V. Matadero, October 17th 2019, Madrid, Spain

Artist Residency @ Signal Culture, November 1st To 8th 2019, Owego, NY, USA

Displacement @ Sound Image, October 9-10 2019, London, UK

Mutations (with Myriam Boucher) @ DOME, Société des Arts Technologiques, November 19th to 23rd 2019, Montreal, Canada

Siamois Synthesis: Feu Aimant /// Vinyl release /// @ January 21st 2020, Worldwide. 😻

RE:[GENERATIV]- for 20 musicians – with Ensemble d’Oscillateurs + Ensemble SuperMusique @ Sala Rossa, March 23rd 2020, Montreal, Canada

Live A/V / Screening @ Fawn Chamber Collective, March 28th 2020, Toronto, Canada

Commission for percussion and electronics, with Ryan Scott @ TBA, 2020/2021

+++ more to come +++

+ past +

RE:[GENERATIV] – Stereoscopic Premiere for Ensemble d’Oscillateurs (10 piece analog oscillator ensemble) @ MUTEK, August 24th 2019, MONTREAL, CANADA

Paysage Primitif @ OK LÀ, July 13th 2019, Verdun, Montreal, Canada

Political Ritual @ Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville (FIMAV), May 16th 2019, Victoriaville, Canada

Creation (world premiere), Audiovisual Composition @ The Continuum Ensemble, The Music Gallery, May 10th 2019, Toronto, Canada

Imaginary Optics I & II @ Festival International d’Art Video (FIAV), April 2019, Casablanca, Morroco

Phosphènes (world premiere), mixed-media piece for 10-piece improvisation ensemble @ Ensemble SuperMusique, April 10th 2019, Concordia Black Box, Montreal, Canada.

re:[generativ], for 10-piece Oscillator Ensemble and electronics (premiere) @ Société des Arts Technologiques, AKOUSMA Festival, October 17th 2018, Montreal, Canada

Imaginary Optics I&II (world premiere) @ Mois-Multi/Recto-Verso, February 1st 2019, Québec, Canada

VJ set @ Société des Arts Technologiques (S.A.T), September 6th 2018, Montreal, Canada

˚Northern@Concert MIM, Cité de la Musique de Marseille, May 31 2018, Marseille, France

˚Ghostly @ Groupe d’Intervention Vidéo, May 23rd 2018, Montreal, Canada

˚Live electronics with Ensemble SuperMusique@ Tenor concert event, Concordia Black Box, May 26th 2018, Montreal, Canada

˚Imaginary Optics (live performance)@Fylkingen, May 1st  2018, Stockholm, Sweden

˚Artist residency @ EMS, April 30th to May 6th, Stockholm, Sweden

˚Imaginary Optics (live performance)@Intonal Festival, April 27th 2018, Malmö, Sweden

˚Imaginary Optics (live performance)@Seeing Sound, 23rd-25th, Bath, UK

˚Imaginary Optics (live performance)@Kohlenstoff A/V Experience, PHI Center, March 1st 2018, Montreal, Canada

˚VJ set @ Igloofest 2018, January 27th, Montreal, Canada

 ˚Polychrome solo EP release on Mikroclimat @ Sala Rossa, December 14th 2017, Montreal, Canada

˚Political Ritual’s vinyl EP release on Ambiances Magnétiques @ Sala Rossa, December 14th 2017, Montreal, Canada

˚Live-set @ Kohlenstoff album release event, Sala Rossa, November 29th 2017, Montreal, Quebec

˚Espoir Squelettique (for Cello & tape) @ Fylkingen , Émilie Girard-Charest concert, November 24th 2017, Stockholm, Sweden

˚Imaginary Optics (live performance) @ Sound Image 2017, November 10th to 12th 2017, University of Greenwich, London, UK

˚VJ @ Concert « Montréal, la ville aux 100 clochers », October 28th, 2017, Maison Symphonique de Montréal, Canada

˚ Imaginary Optics (live performance) @ ICMC/EMW 2017, October 16th to 20th 2017, Shanghai Conservatory of Music, Shanghai, China

˚ Ghostly @ Série Conexões Musicais – Ateliê Sonoro, September 19th 2017, UFMG (Federal University of Minas Gerais) Conservatory, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

˚ achrome /アクローム  (with Maya Kuroki and Fabrizio Gilardino) @ Pop Montréal, Le Divan Orange, September 13th 2017, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

˚ Imaginary Optics (live performance) @ MUTEK 2017, A/Visions, August 25th 2017, Théâtre Ludger-Duvernay, Monument National, Montreal, Canada

˚ Paper presentation @ Toronto International Electroacoustic Symposium, August 9-13th 2017, Toronto, Canada

˚ Northern @Laboratoire Musique et Informatique de Marseille [France] – Exposition de vidéomusiques à l’Arcade d’Aix-en-Provence – May 15th to July 29th 2017, France

˚ Artist Residency @ Signal Culture, June 29th to July 6th 2017, Owego, New York, USA

˚ Le Pélican Noir @ Casa del Popolo, June 22nd 2017, Montreal, Canada

˚ Political Ritual @ Suoni Per Il Popolo, June 11th 2017, La Vitrola, Montreal, Canada

° Cubic (acousmatic piece) @ CIRMMT Student Symposium, May 25th 2017,Tanna Schulich Hall, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

° Northern @ Noisefloor Festival 2017, May 4th 2017, Staffordshire University, Staffordshire, UK

˚ Ghostly @ Segnali–Audiovisual and Performance Arts international festival, May 3rd 2017, Perugia, Italy

˚ Ghostly @ Noisefloor Festival 2017,May 2nd 2017, Staffordshire University, Staffordshire, UK

˚ Ghostly @ La vidéomusique, un art du temps (MIM), April 30th, 2017, Marseille, France

˚ Northern @ Noisefloor Festival 2017, May 4th 2017, Staffordshire University, Staffordshire, UK

˚ Live stereoscopic A/V @ Inductive Prism, April 21st 2017, La Lumière, Montréal, Canada

˚ Ghostly @ Inductive Prism, April 21st 2017, La Lumière, Montréal, Canada

° Creation (World Premiere), mixed-media piece for Continuum Ensemble@ Music Gallery. Part of the Pivot Project, in collaboration with the Canadian League of Composers, Canadian Music Center and the Ontario Council for the Arts, Toronto, March 25th 2017

° Northern @ Elektra, March 23rd 2017, Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain de Strasbourg, France

° Cubic @ Sounds like THIS Festival, March 18th 2017, Leeds College of Music, UK

° Ghostly @ Interstices (MIM), March 11th 2017, Marseille, France

° Live A/V @ Soundwich 8, March 9th 2017, Conservatoire de Musique de Montréal, Québec, Canada

° Le Pélican Noir (with Guillaume Vallée and Sonya Stefan) @ La Sala Rossa, January 29th, Montreal

° Youtheatre presents : The Law of Gravity (Composition and sound design) @ Segal Center Performing Arts, January 23rd to January 27th 2017, Montreal, Canada

° Cubic @ San Francisco Tape Music Festival, January 6th 2017, San Francisco, CA, USA

°  Ghostly@ Avant Edge Film Festival (A.E.F.F.), December 12th 2016, Chicago, Illinois, USA

°  Ghostly@Diffrazione Festival, November 21st to 27th, Florence, Italy

°  Cubic (acousmatic piece) @ Sines and squares, November 21st 2016, University of Manchester, UK

°  Ghostly@Elektra, November 13th, Auditorium de la Cité de la Musique et de la Danse, Strasbourg, France

° Ghostly@Videodrome2: Concert Laboratoire de Musique et Informatique de Marseille (MIM), November 10th, Marseille, France

° Cubic (acousmatic piece) @ Contemporanea 2016, October 30th, Città di Udine, Italy (attending with the support of the CALQ)

° Ghostly@Concert Laboratoire de Musique et Informatique de Marseille (MIM), October 14th 2016, Conservatoire de Musique d’Apt-Luberon, France

° Le Pélican Noir @ Phog Lounge, Harvesting the FAM Festival, October 8th 2016, Windso

° Le Pélican Noir @ Pressed, October 7th 2016, Ottawa

° D R E S D E N @ POP MONTRÉAL, September 21st 2016, Montreal

° Ghostly@UNEXPOSED: Living on the Edge, September 16th, Durham, North Carolina, USA

° Le Pélican Noir @ Divan Orange – August 24th 2016, Montreal

° Maxime Corbeil-Perron @ La Vitrola, August 18th, 2016, Montreal

°  Cubic (acousmatic piece) @ Toronto International Electroacoustic Symposium – August 10 – 13 2016

° D R E S D E N @ Eastern Bloc / DJQ Kohlenstoff Event, July 28th 2016

° Ghostly @ Cycle Image & Resonance IV, Mar Del Plata (Argentina)- July 20th 2016

° Ghostly @ Laboratoire Musique et Informatique de Marseille [France] – Exposition de vidéomusiques à l’Arcade d’Aix-en-Provence – May 2nd to July 31st 2016

° Le Pélican Noir @ Cagibi – June 16th 2016

° Kitsch.god (Live performance / Composition / Sound design) @ Théâtre de l’espace libre – June 10th, 11th 2016

° Live electroacoustic Improvisation with Quatuor Bozzini @ Suoni Per Il Popolo – Conseil des Arts de Montréal – June 5th 2016 –

° Political Ritual @ MUTEK – Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal – June 4th 2016 –

° Totem Électrique II CD launch @ Conservatoire de musique de Montréal – June 4th 2016

° Live electroacoustic Improvisation with Quatuor Bozzini @ Suoni Per Il Popolo – Gesù – June 3rd 2016 –

° Ghostly @Projection : OPTIQUE MAIN FILM – May 26th 2016 – Montreal

°Ghostly @ ECHOFLUXX 16 [Prague, Czech Republic] – May 4th to 7th 2016 –

° Espoir Squelettique (for cello and tape) CD launch on Ambiances Magnétiques @ Wilder & Davis – May 3rd 2016

° Ghostly@Usurp Zone5 Film Festival (New Delhi, India, 2016)

° Northern+Cubic@Kohlenstoff Event at Conservatoire de Musique de Montréal (Montreal, Canada, 2016)

° Vertiges@Concert Électrochocs du Conservatoire de Musique de Montréal (Montreal, Canada, 2016)

° Vertiges+Wise Constellations@J.I.M.E.C. 2016 (Amiens, France, 2015)

° Ghostly@Vizuális AKUsztika (Kaposvár, Hungary, 2015)

° Ghostly@Les Percéïdes (Gaspésie, Canada, 2015)

° Political Ritual@Ibrida Pluri Festival (Montreal, Canada, 2015)

° Political Ritual@live session at CKUT’s If you got ears (Montreal, Canada, 2015)∆

° Wise Constellations@Festival Futura (Crest, France, 2015)

° Political Ritual+Espoir Squelettique (for cello and tape)@Suoni Per il Popolo (Montreal, Canada, 2015)

° Ghostly@Usurp Zone5 Film Festival (London, UK, 2015)

° Espoir Squelettique (for cello and tape)@Royal College of Music (Tallinn, Sweden, 2015)

° Ghostly@Sound as Being (Lancaster, UK, 2015)

° Ghostly@Elektramusic, Musée d’Art moderne et contemporain de Strasbourg (France, 2015)

° Ghostly@Axis Arts Centre, Optical Research Exhibition (Crewe, UK, 2015)

° Ghostly@Montreal Videomusic Festival (Montreal, Canada, 2015)

° Ghostly+HOUSE (interactive audiovisual installation)@Cluster New Music and Integrated Arts Festival (Winnipeg, Canada, 2015)

° Ghostly@Dias de Música Electroacústica festival (Seia, Portugal, 2015)

° KATHARSIS album launch@Électrochocs/Kohlenstoff Records event at Conservatoire de Musique de Montréal (Montreal, Canada, 2014)

° Ghostly@Athens Video Art Festival (Athens, Greece, 2014)

° Ghostly@AIVA (Finspâng, Sweden, 2014)

° ANTI@New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival (New York, USA, 2014)

° Vertiges@Totem Électrique V – (Québec, Canada, 2014)

° Ghostly@H.E.F.F. (Haverhill, USA, 2014)

° Ghostly@Fifth Cairo Video Festival (Cairo, Egypt, 2014)

° Ghostly@Sight Unseen (Baltimore, USA, 2014)

° Ghostly@Seeing Sound Festival (Bath, UK, 2013)

° Ghostly@Open City Cinema (Winnipeg, Canada, 2013)

° Ghostly@Fifth Cairo Video Festival (Cairo, Egypt, 2013)

° Ghostly@MUTEK_IMG (Montreal, Canada, 2013)

° ANTI@Triennale d’architecture de Lisbon (Lisbon, Portugal, 2013)

° Fragments@Festival Futura (Crest, France, 2013)

° Fragments@Music since 1900 (Liverpool, UK, 2013)

° Fragments@Festival Akousma 9 (Montreal, Canada, 2012)

° Vertiges@Totem Électrique IV (Montreal, Canada, 2012)

° Fragments@Festival Contemporanea 2012 (Città di Udine, Italy, 2012)

° Fragments@Computer Arts Festival (Padova, Italy, 2012)

° Fragments@New Adventure in Sound Art (Toronto, Canada, 2011)

° Nuages Noirs@Festival Musicà Vivà-Portugal (Lisbon, Portugal, 2011)

° Recepteurz@Piknik Électronique (Montréal, Canada, 2010)