Huge thanks to Christian Petersen at ARTslant for the fun artist feature interview that came out today! I really enjoyed being able to talk about how my deep and crazy past as a performance artist influenced my path through DJing and VJing.
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 …
“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 …
Carrie Gates Interviewed for The Creator’s Project
I was recently interviewed for The Creator’s Project, one of VICE Magazine’s spin-off websites that focuses on digital art. Thanks to Nadja Sayej for the fun interview!! :)
Carrie Gates’s Screenshot Art Featured in The Creators Project: New Media Artists Pay Tribute To The Star Trek Universe With Screenshots:TNG
One of the Star Trek Second Life screenshots I made for the most awesome group on facebook (#Screenshots ★ TNG, run by Anthony Antonellis) is featured on The Creators Project!
“Kisik Acimowina” video still featured in Uruguay’s “El Observador” article on The Wrong – New Digital Art Biennale”
A video still from a recent project I completed with Jason Baerg and Michael Red was just featured in a newspaper article in Uruguay!
Article in Omniocity about Pop Quiz Records!
Here’s a great article in Omniocity (Saskatoon based indie music blog) where Chris Morin interviews Jon Vaughn, the director of Pop Quiz. http://www.ominocity.com/2013/03/06/saskatoons-pop-quiz-records-brings-the-party/ Pop Quiz is a independent electronic music label out of Saskatoon that I am the webmistress for :) www.popquizparty.com
Carrie Gates Interviewed in Flow Magazine for “Wow Factor Women” Article
Today an article about some interesting and unique women in Saskatoon came out in Flow magazine, there is a short article about me in there, check it out! :D See page 15 of flow Magazine’s digital publication on issuu for the whole story or download the PDF version to read.
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 …
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 …
Interview in Nightlife.ca: “VJ Carrie Gates remixes rave culture at Sight & Sound Festival”
Lucinda Catchlove interviewed me this May for Nightlife.ca, a music review magazine out of Montréal. when Jon Vaughn and I performed at the Sight & Sound Festival organized by Eastern Bloc. Read the interview!
VJ Carrie Gates – Artist Talk at Eat Your Art Out, Judy Garland Festival – Saskatoon
The Visual Arts Night will feature artist talks by renowned artists Levi Nicholat, Carrie Gates & Zachari Logan as well as an exhibition of works by 15 emerging artists. Starts at 7:00pm and donations graciously accepted. Free snacks and wine for purchase available. Meet local artists and support your arts …
Pop Quiz net.label launched!!!
I just finished making the website for a Saskatoon based net.label called Pop Quiz. it is directed by Jon Vaughn. There is a ton of cool underground electronic, noise, and avant garde music to be downloaded here, so rev up your click finger :) www.popquizparty.com
Pop Quiz Party Jam 2011! Multi-Album and Website Launch!
Telegraph Journal Article about my performance with Jon Vaughn at the RE:FLUX Festival 2011 in Moncton, NB
Here is an article written about the upcoming performances (including Merzbow, Martin Tetreault, and Jon Vaughn and I!) in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada at the annual RE:FLUX festival.
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!
VJing by 375 Wikipedians Book from the Wiki Sprint at the Mapping Festival
I was invited to participate in a Wiki Sprint at the Mapping Festival in Geneva last May. VJs and academics from around the world gathered and collaboratively rewrote, sourced, and found open source and freely licensed images for a new Wikipedia page on VJing, which was sorely in need of …