Glitch Art with jonCates at Neutral Ground, 2013

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Jon Vaughn and I are really excited to be going to Regina this weekend to do a short audiovisual performance at Neutral Ground as part of a Glitch Art Symposium with jonCates. I have wanted to meet jonCates for a long time now, so I’m especially glad this is happening so close to Saskatoon. The lineup for this weekend is …

Carrie Gates performing at Surround Sound - An Audiovisual Concert at Paved Arts

Carrie Gates performing at Surround Sound – An Audiovisual Concert at Paved Arts

I’m doing a live video mixing performance with members of the Saskatoon Symphony at Paved Arts on March 22. The players will be performing a work by Jeff Morton called “The Old Cause”. Last time Paved and the Symphony put on an event like this the tickets sold out quickly, so get your tickets sooner than later if you want to attend! …

Carrie Gates on Swiss TV Talk Show "Meet The Artists" 2012

Carrie Gates Interviewed on Swiss TV Talk Show “Meet The Artists” With Hannes Hug

When I was in Lucerne, Switzerland a few weeks ago performing at the Blue Balls Festival, I was interviewed on a Swiss television talk show called “Meet The Artists” with Hannes Hug. I decided that in order to ease my nerves, I would turn the interview around on him and make the host the star by hijacking the scene and …

Pop Quiz Festival of Experimental and Electronic Arts - 2012

Pop Quiz Festival of Experimental and Electronic Arts – VJ Carrie Gates and Peter Quistgard

Great show organized by Jon Vaughn from Pop Quiz Records! Friday July 13 2012 Beaumont Film & Records/Underground Cafe 430 20th St W

Dragoncense - Feb. 4, 2012 - Saskatoon SK - Poster by Jon Vaughn

VJ Carrie Gates – live at DRAGONCENCE – Saskatoon, SK

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URBANISMS ll: Uber Gurlz Exhibition – video screening and live performance by Carrie Gates

I have four videos (Dirty Two Minutes With You, Meatspace, Awakenings, and Inverted Wasteland) being screened this month at the Mann Gallery in Prince Albert (SK) in an exhibition called URBANISMS II, curated by Michel Boutin and Judy McNaughton. The show features work exclusively from Saskatchewan based women working with “urban art forms”. I will also be performing live in …

Pop Quiz Party Jam 2011! Multi-Album and Website Launch!

27 August at 17:00 - 28 August at 04:00 Location: Paved arts, 424 20th Street West, Saskatoon, SK Hosted by:Jon Vaughn Paved Arts presents Pop Quiz Party Jam 2011! Multi-Album and Website Launch! Saturday, August 27 5pm - 4am $10 424 20th Street West 20 Above Events Space (Upstairs of Paved/AKA) Live sets from: LIMBO (Regina) http://soundcloud.com/limbo SUBMIT (Regina) http://www.archive.org/details/quiz017-submit-that_which_came_b4 ...
INDEX Festival New York 2011

VJ Carrie Gates performs live at the INDEX Festival in New York at the [Mis]Adventures In Manipulation event

Two evenings of performances are dedicated to artists who repurpose, hack or deconstruct tools to produce sound and/or light for time-based performances. The selected artists have built instrumentation using various and varied media formats. In a Frankenstonian spirit, these artists fashion composite instruments, for the purpose of engaging further into the intangible experience. Expanding out, these events will be broadcast …

VJ Carrie Gates live at Motion Notion 2011

Friday Night Main Stage VJ Set at Motion Notion 2011

I had a fantastic time at the Motion Notion festival this year! Excellent company and atmosphere. I have been playing there for six or seven years now and I think this was the most fun yet. I have a video from my friend Amanda Syryda of a little bit (12 min) of my six hour set. What’s extra fun is …

Enchanted Groove - June 2011 - VJ Carrie Gates VJing with her taxidermied squirrels, CherChow and Blossom

Enchanted Groove

This event was a very upbeat little forest themed affair brought to you by one of the grooviest teams I’ve had the pleasure to organize an event with. I VJed at this event for Dreamaniac, The Depth, DJ Shortcircuit, and DJ Fuuuze. We rocked it – the place was sold out by midnight and the vibe was excellent and warm. …

Castle If and Carrie Gates - June 2011

Castle If and Carrie Gates – Live at Jale, June 2011

I recently had the pleasure of performing with Castle If (aka Jess Forrest) in Saskatoon at Jale (the event space above Cafe Sola). She’s a really unique character whom I find quite intriguing…her music is synthy and kraut-influenced, with a splash of sort of an electronic goth vibe. Check out the videos and see what you think of our fresh …

Share NYC at the Issue Project Room, May 2011

Share NYC at the Issue Project Room, May 2011

When I was in New York recently, I went to the weekly Share event at the Issue Project Room. People bring their projects to show, discuss, and jam with. A lot of people bring custom MIDI controllers, Max/MSP patches, and such…others use it to get feedback on their works in progress, and some come just to jam.

Nicky Click, Jeremy Gloff, CJ and The Dolls, Carrie Gates, Feminist Outlawz - Atlanta - May 2011

Nicky Click, Jeremy Gloff, CJ and The Dolls, Carrie Gates, Feminist Outlawz – Atlanta, Georgia, USA – May 22nd, 2011

So excited!  I am going to Atlanta, Georgia (as well as Savannah, New York, and Moncton!) this week on a crazy mini-tour!  This event is especially thrilling because I get to perform with my fave high femme queer chow star, Nicky Click!  And see LadyJane Meredith again!  And meet all of their lovelies in Atlanta!  Most excellent reunion, I am …