Video still from VJ Carrie Gates' piece at Montreal Fetish Week 2011

VJ Carrie Gates screened at Montreal Fetish Week 2011

I had a last minute opportunity last week to create a new video work to be screened at Montreal Fetish Week (Sat. Sept. 3, 2011).  Needless to say, I jumped at the chance and created a new 20 minute long video that went along with a live drone performance by the artist Old Wyoming.  It was my first completed work …

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 …

Video gif by Carrie Gates - There's No Place Like This Place Anyplace

There’s No Place Like This Place, Anyplace – Video glitch by VJ Carrie Gates

I made a caustom Max/MSP Jitter glitch module to process video. The video source is the sign outside Honest Ed’s in Toronto. Click on the black pic above – it’s just the first frame of the gif – wait a sec and it will start going!