Montréal-based media artist Christian Calon visits Vancouver to premiere a new audio work for Western Front’s production of Music from the New Wilderness. Calon discusses his recent film-installation Continental Divide, an essay on the form of a continent from the sound transcription of its watersheds.
Christian Calon (Montréal) is an electroacoustic composer and multi-media sound artist. From his early acousmatic works to his radio-fiction and live improvisation experiments, Calon’s work has been enthusiastically received by audiences and awarded in many international competitions. In the last decade he has expanded his practice to include film-installation projects which propose an art of audiovision.
This event is free to the public, no advance registration is required.