Official launch of the 2016 Digital Spring!
March 24, 2016 , 5 P.M. TO 9 P.M.,
After Hours at the McCord CREATIVE MONTREAL
After Hours at the McCord
Advance tickets $16 on Eventbrite and $20 at the door.
Admission fees and revenues of the evening allow us to finance this self-funded event.
Free admission and one free drink for Museum Members.
For $9 more than the advance ticket, become a Member and access the Museum for free any time, attend all After Hours at the McCord and exhibition openings, and enjoy many other privileges.
ON THE PROGRAM
- Visual effects space by effects MTL, PopcornFX and Dix2
Make animated particles evolve with the help of your voice and breath.
- Virtual Reality experiences by the Phi Center
Explore an immersive cinematographic environments by Montreal creators Felix & Paul Studios
- Jedi Action Drawing 3.3 by Emmanuel Lagrange Paquet
Take part in a Jedi art duel. The interactive video installation translates your movements and projects them onto the big screen.
- Your image in a geodesic dome
Film yourself in the Montreal Digital Spring’s geodesic dome for a chance to win complimentary passes to the #effectsMTL conferences (value $900).
- Digital creation with Communautique
Inspired by Vittorio, a big fan of robots, create your own personalized specimen at the digital cutting and 3D printing workshop.
- Valérie Lamontagne’s/3lectromode
Preview showing of the new micro-collection Frankfurt Kitchen/Paper Wearables.
- Dead Horse Beats
Enjoy the sound of the famous Montreal musician and producer who has been billed alongside Kavinsky, RJD2, C2C, Lunice and Cashmere Cat, among others.
In the Exhibitions
- NFB Space
VR as you’ve rarely experienced it: walk weightlessly, dive into the heart of the First World War or climb aboard an entirely autonomous automobile.
- Novel Guided tours (length: 20 minutes)
Exclusive and novel guided tours of permanent and temporary exhibitions will be offered at specific times : Aboriginal art, from traditional to digital and five objects that changed the lives of Montrealers from the 18th century to today.
- Audio game on iPad
A game in the exhibition Montreal–Points of View. Visit the city at different periods!
On the Menu
Gifts and Souvenirs
- Sur Mesure contest organised by National Bank could allow you to win the services of a stylist from the agency Les Effrontés, including a shopping spree valued at $1,000.
- What’s more, Visit National Bank’s tables to live an exceptional moment. You only have to be in the right place at the right time to get the full experience.
- Visit the Boutique to make original finds, treat yourself or buy gifts: home decor, jewellery, local handmade products, posters and postcards.
*One free drink per person with proof of ticket purchase or your Membership card. Appetizers and gifts offered in limited quantity.
Not to be missed!
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