∞ Weekly column: Things to Do This Week in Montreal
∞ Articles on arts and culture in Montreal
Hour Arts & Culture Weekly, former Arts & Culture Editor, Montreal, print (city and regional distribution):
∞ Time and Space Travel: Vera Frenkel journeys through high-tech emotional land in Cartographie d’une practique/Mapping a Practice. Feature, October 21, 2010.
∞ Let there be light: Celebrated American artist Jenny Holzer drops some brightly lit knowledge on us at DHC/Art. Feature, July 1, 2010.
∞ Colour theory: Montreal-based artist David Spriggs green-lights the search for meaning among the digital in Stratachrome. Feature, September 16, 2010.
∞ Sound sleep: With Sonic Bed Québec, artist Kaffe Matthews transports our minds and bodies through music. Feature, April 22, 2010.
∞ Moving picture show: Finnish film artist Eija-Liisa Ahtila turns perspective in multiple directions in extensive Int. Stage-Day. Feature, January 28, 2010.
∞ The human element: Michal Rovner’s Particles of Reality uses art and science to show what separates us and what holds us all together. Feature, May 28, 2009.
∞ Your attention please, or not-please: Action Terroriste Socialement Acceptable (ATSA) celebrates 10 years of art activism. Cover story, October 2, 2008.
∞ Found in space: New worlds lurk in Lynne Marsh’s immersive and disorienting large-scale video installations. Feature, December 4, 2008.
∞ Film noir: Darren Aronofsky’s Black Swan goes beyond ballet to stretch to the edges of madness and obsession. Cover story, December 2, 2010.
∞ Royal ascent: The King’s Speech rises above class difference to tell a deeply human story. Review, December 9, 2010.
∞ War is hell: Todd Solondz reaches new heights of dark satire in Life During Wartime. Review, August 26, 2010.
∞ Slow awakenings: Greenberg director and writer Noah Baumbach focuses on the moments that change us – even if we don’t know it yet. Feature, March 25, 2010.
∞ Light the dark days: With a new album inspired on the road, Nova Scotia natives Wintersleep return to their adopted Montreal home. Cover story, October 21, 2010.
∞ Endless love songs: Stephin Merritt, the song man behind The Magnetic Fields, is still funny about love and serious about music. Feature, February 4, 2010.
∞ 110% fun: Brooklyn drum-and-synth duo Matt and Kim don’t just wanna have fun, they embody it. Cover story, September 24, 2009.
∞ Heroic acts: The Duck Wife journeys through the wilderness of song, dance and theatre to find its way to the Fringe. Cover story, June 3, 2010.
∞ Uncanny valley girls: Technology meets the good, bad, beautiful and ugly sides of human nature in Teen Sleuth and the Freed Cyborg Choir. Cover story, June 11, 2009.
∞ Awake and dreaming: Neil Gaiman gets ready to talk strange imaginings with fans and newbies alike as Montreal hosts the 67th ∞ World Sci-Fi Convention. Cover story, August 6, 2009.
∞ Trans-medial Express: The math, music and magic mediums of Freida Abtan. Feature profile, May 11, 2010.
∞ (Public) Space Is the Place: Melissa Mongiat. Feature profile, June 2, 2010.
∞ Muxing It Up: Chris McNamara. Feature profile, July 7, 2010.
∞ Ride the Lightning: Artificiel make electricity seen and sing. Feature profile, October 13, 2010.
∞ Illusions of Grandeur: Innovating Montreal multimedia company Geodezik blows up the show. Feature Profile, February 17, 2011.
∞ Immersive Acts: Mutek moves in with Montreal’s Society for Arts and Technology. Feature, scheduled for publication March, 2011.
Ascent Magazine, Montreal (internationally distributed)
∞ God Is in the Particles: Brigitte Vachon joins physicists around the world in the search for what matter is made of and the origins of the universe. Winter, 2007.
∞ Everything Is Magic: Singer/Songwriters Charalambides discuss the struggle and the bliss of making music. Winter 2006.
Other print work