Drone Day at Paved Arts - May 27 2017

Street Lipo Live at Drone Day at Paved Arts

So I’m doing sound art again after a 10+ year hiatus! I formed an experimental music band with Lewis Casey (aka DJ Saucer) and we’re called Street Lipo. Come see us perform live at Paved Arts in Saskatoon on Saturday May 27th at 4:30pm. It’s a free show and it will be fun and fabulous and freaky and perhaps very …

Saskatoon Fashion and Design Festival (SFDF)

SFDF 2016 Runway Shows with VJ Carrie Gates

Saskatoon Fashion and Design Festival (SFDF 2016) Starts: Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 7:00 PM Ends: Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 11:00 PM Location: Delta Bessborough Hotel in Saskatoon (601 Spadina Crescent E, Saskatoon, SK S7K 3G8) Questions? 306-717-2187 or www.saskfashion.com Tickets: www.myshowpass.com/saskatoon-fashion-and-design-festival Saskatoon Fashion and Design Festival is in its fifth year and is committed to presenting the style, innovation, and design culture of Saskatoon …

"Abducted for Life" by Carrie Gates and Venetian Snares on Undervolt & Co.

“Abducted for Life” by Carrie Gates and Venetian Snares on Undervolt & Co.

As a child, I used to lay on my top bunk bed and wonder if I was the only human in a giant alien research experiment designed to test how a human responds to different kinds of stimulation. It was more of a “thought experiment” than anything, but the idea never really disappeared from the corners of my mind. I …

GIF Wrapping 2013 - Icon for Carrie Gates'GIF to Carlos Saez

GIF Wrapping 2013

Here’s a bit of seasonal cheer for you: the 2013 annual GIF Wrapping event, hosted by Anthony Antonellis. 119 artists were assigned a “Secret Santa” type of role to another artist – every person made a unique .gif animation for the person that they were assigned.

Behind the scenes at The Light Painting Project - Photo by Carrie Gates

Behind the Scenes at The Light Painting Project

I took some photos at the shoot for The Light Painting Project that I did with a great team of people from the local fashion community.  I took all of these photos inbetween the “official” shots, which you can see here.

Light Painting Project - November 2013 - Mark Tiu, Laurie Brown, Carrie Gates, Lisa Hallam, Alicia Soulier, Zoë Pattenden

The Light Painting Project

I had the pleasure of recently working with a group of really talented folks from the fashion industry at an experimental light painting fashion shoot the other day.

The Wrong - New Digital Art Biennale, 2013

Carrie Gates Videos Screened at The Wrong – New Digital Art Biennale

I am insanely excited about today’s launch of The Wrong – New Digital Art Biennale!!!!!! It is a maaajor international net art exhibition that features several different curated web pavilions with a huge array of megafresh new digital artwork ranging from gifs to video art to nu skool websites and then some. There is sooooooooo much stuff to see!!! Two new video …

VAMPIRE BEAT 2013 at Paved Arts

VJ Carrie Gates performing at VAMPIRE BEAT

Get your costume and your dancing shoes ready because PAVED Arts and BlackFlash Magazine are bringing back Saskatoon’s favorite Halloween video dance party! With our always legendary costume contest, huge prizes, and performances from Helium3, Ravewind, DJ Market Mall, VJ Carrie Gates and many more, this is the Halloween event everyone will be talking about. It’s all happening Saturday October …

SPAMM CUPCAKE online exhibition homepage

VJ Carrie Gates part of SPAMM CUPCAKE exhibition

It’s hard to know where to start in describing this exhibition!  So much great work from over 50 different international digital media artists!!!  IT’S NUTS!!!! Check out the online exhibition here: http://cupcake.spamm.fr/ You can also see my video here: https://vimeo.com/60060673

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! …

TUSK - The Rain Keeps Falling Down - Music Video Still by VJ Carrie Gates, 2013

My new music video for TUSK is featured on VICE Germany’s NOISEY SITE!!!

I am really excited about the launch of this new video project I just completed. NOISEY is a music website out of Berlin for VICE magazine that features a lot of cool established and up and coming artist’s work, through music reviews and world premires of music videos.  Thanks to Nadja Sayej, NOISEY picked up the new music video I …