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 …

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 …

VJ Carrie Gates at the Mapping Festival VJ Competition, Geneva 2010

VJ CONTEST @ Mapping Festival 2010 – new video documentation!

New documentation of the Mapping Festival 2010’s VJ Competition is up on Vimeo! My stuff is at the 1:49 mark or so!

Prairie Scene, 2011

“Prairie Scene” show is screening my work in Ottawa on May 5th, 2011

There is a big show coming up in Ottawa/Gatineau called “Prairie Scene” from April 26th to May 8th, 2011 that features tons of talent from across the Prairies. If you are around there at the right time, you should definitely check out the full “Prairie Scene” lineup and see this …

Carrie Gates and Jon Vaughn - Live at vive Yaya Series, Caffe Sola, Saskatoon, Jan. 2011

Carrie Gates and Jon Vaughn – Live at Vive’s yaya Event Series January 2011

Carrie Gates and Jon Vaughn make abstract, fantastical artworks from digital and analog visual and audio technologies. Gates constructs complex and intriguing visual projections in realtime that interact with the audio through methods such as sound-responsive animation and no-input analog signal processing within customized VJ software and hardware setups. Vaughn ...
yaya Poster for show at Jale, Saskatoon, SK, Jan. 27, 2011 - Poster by Jon Vaughn/

yaya with Jon Vaughn & Carrie Gates, Zombifyus, Bunny Cunts, and Grey Owl

Time 27 January · 19:30 - 23:00 Location Caffe Sola Backroom Created by: vive, Jon Vaughn More info yaya is a youth music series run by vive with the support of Caffe Sola and The Saskatchewan Arts Board. http://www.artsboard.sk.ca​/ Jon Vaughn & Carrie Gates Zombifyus Bunny Cunts Grey Owl 5 ...
Jolly Jams - Boxing Day 2010 poster by Jon Vaughn

Jolly Jams – Boxing Day Party 2010

I am really excited to play at the Jolly Jams Boxing Day party at Ramjam this year! It is a bit of a tradition in the Saskatoon scene to have an annual gathering and performance with all of the cool ex-Saskatonians who are back in town for the holidays (we …

Inverted Wasteland video still by Carrie Gates featuring Kim Chatfield

Inverted Wasteland by VJ Carrie Gates and DJ KERO on Vimeo

Inverted Wasteland is a 10 minute live video performance piece by Saskatoon VJ Carrie Gates, with sound by Detroit DJ KERO.  This work was made in response to an invitation to perform at an artist salon in Edmonton called “Future Worlds”, organized by the MileZero Dance Company.

Kassel Dokfest 2010 Poster

Carrie Gates Audiovisual Performance at Kasseler Dokumentarfilm und Videofest in Germany

I just got back from an amazing trip from Germany where I played at the Kassel Dokfest (as well as in Berlin afterwards). I had a fantastic time! Excellent people and a beautiful atmosphere. It was decorated like an old-school circus and there were all of these beautiful people wearing …

Thrashtalk and Smashcox at Jale with visuals by Carrie Gates - Saturday, 18 September 2010 - Poster by Jon Vaughn

Thrashtalk and Smash Cox at Jale with visuals by Carrie Gates

Time Saturday, 18 September 2010 at 21:00 - Sunday, 19 September 2010 at 04:00 Location Jail (back of caffe sola), 38 23rd St E Created by: Mehta Valby-Youngs More info Regina party monsters invade the quiet cafe backroom. Saskatoon debuts for Smash Cox, SK's hottest new voice of dubstep and ...

Electric Fields Festival 2008 – Carrie Gates and Squelchbox

Electric Fields is biannual new media festival in Ottawa, Ontario, organized by Artengine and SAW Gallery. This performance took place in a beautiful church on Friday, November 13th, 2008 at the festival s opening event, "Electronic Evangelicals".. Carrie Gates played no-input audio and video mixers, and Squelchbox (Sean Lamothe) played ...

Monkeyboy v. Juana Faulk: Round Two (Remix!): by Carrie Gates and KERO

Featuring the sensual tomfoolery of Juana Faulk and Monkeyboy, this sensual wrestling experiment has been taken to the next level with a sweet soundtrack by KERO and stripey, patterney, glitchery by Carrie Gates. The featured wrestlers share a confined space, aggressively switching top & bottom positions while displaying their allure ...
J + C Feedback Factory - In The Mix - no-input a/v still

J + C Feedback Factory – Video #3 for “In The Mix”, Toronto

This collaboration between Jon Vaughn (audio) and Carrie Gates (video) is an intimate, yet risky, dynamic, and colourful presentation of live video and audio mixing using "no-input" techniques. The audio and video are created live, without using any external sources, such as cameras, microphones, or source tapes and CDs. The ...
J + C Feedback Factory - In The Mix - no-input a/v still

J + C Feedback Factory – Video #4 for “In The Mix”, Toronto

This collaboration between Jon Vaughn (audio) and Carrie Gates (video) is an intimate, yet risky, dynamic, and colourful presentation of live video and audio mixing using "no-input" techniques. The audio and video are created live, without using any external sources, such as cameras, microphones, or source tapes and CDs. The ...