How does the concept of border (disciplinary, thematic, geographical) come into play in creative processes? How does this issue unfold within the framework of the OFFTA? In this very first radio show, guests will discuss the border’s multiple facets and how it influences and takes root in creative work.
With the festival Co-direction and artists of the 12th edition: Maxime Brillon, Geneviève Labelle, Sarah Wendt et Roxa Hy
moteur – un sacre
Enora Rivière’s projects are often conceived in two parts: both as a choreography and as a book. This radio show will be devoted to the reading of excerpts from Moteurs – un sacre, the literary counterpart to the play moteur, presented during the festival.
With Enora Rivière
Activating collective memory around the imaginations and discourses from the Total Refusal manifesto
The three curators of the exhibition Refus contraire explain their curatorial approach which brings together visual arts and live art, discussing with the artist Kamissa Ma Koïta about her work Nous serons universel.le.s.
With the curators Doriane Biot, Véronique Hudon and Camille Richard, Pascale Drevillon and Kamissa Ma Koïta
Developed in collaboration with the Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en arts vivants (GRIAV), this radio show will discuss issues that arise from the 2018 programming.
With researchers from Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en arts vivants (GRIAV) : Johanna Bienaise, Marie-Christine Lesage, Manon Levac, Chantal Provost and Angélique Willkie
Issues of choreographic archiving
How do we approach the trace of a choreographic work? Artists and researchers will discuss archiving and documentation in relation to dance.
With Mélanie Demers, Marc Boivin, Lise Gagnon et Gabrielle Larocque
Circus and interdisciplinarity
Circus artists discuss new hybrid practices in their field and the reasons that drive them towards performing these mutations.
With Emile Pineault, Claudel Doucet et Andréanne Leclerc
Inspired by the Symposiums artistiques collaboratifs of L’Amicale de production, the OFFTA symposium brings together three French artists and two Quebec artists to discuss their ongoing projects. They will present the outcomes of their exchanges in this radio show.
With Antoine Defoort, Amélie Dallaire, Brice Noeser, Sofia Teillet et Samuel Hackwill
Researchers in residency
Researchers of the Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en arts vivants (GRIAV) will infiltrate the OFFTA’s creative residencies and initiate discussions with the artists. For this second radio show organized by GRIAV, the researchers will address questions that arose during the various events they attended.
With researchers from Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en arts vivants (GRIAV): Julien Blais, Charlotte Lheureux, Maude Lafrance, Morena Prats, Marine Theunissen and Johanna Bienaise
Creating around walls and border issues
At the crossroads between art, architecture and university research, three pairs of a researcher and an artist have created works using, the walls that stand between us as a starting point. From Toronto, Brussels and Montreal, they meet here to discuss the paths that have emerged from their encounters.
With the artists and researchers from the MixOFF: Lola Sheppard, Mason White, Elisabeth Vallet, Elly Van Eeghem, Mylène de Repentigny-Corbeil, Adam Kinner and Thalia D’Aragon Giguère