How to build sound generators & oscillators workshop with Rebecca Baxter  Saturday December 6, 2014 10AM – 6PM Make your own sound generator! Rebecca will guide you through the process of building multiple sound oscillators from one integrated circuit.  At the end of the workshop you will have a built and functioning oscillator ready to… Read more »

Family Day!

Bring your kids to CFAT and introduce them to the world of media arts! Saturday November 15th, 2014 11AM – 3PM 2238 Maitland Street, Halifax Join the Facebook group here! We will be running simple electronic workshops and fast filmmaking starting at the beginning of each hour. • Video Academy Teaser with Luckas Cardona •… Read more »

Artist Talk

FREE!! Krista Davis will be giving a presentation on her time as artists-in-residence at the Centre for Art Tapes. Davis’ video project will look at the experience of an outsider as they attempt to navigate and connect with communities that they are entering into for the first time. Using the visual metaphor of skinned animals,… Read more »


On Saturday November 1st, 2014 @ 8PM CFAT will present a screening of the silent film: HAXAN – Witchcraft Through the Ages with live musical accompaniment by Rosanna Burrill on violin, Tim Crofts on keyboard, Jackson Fairfax-Perry on Saxophone and Lukas Pearse on double bass. King’s College – Alumni Hall 6350 Coburg Road, Halifax  … Read more »

Talks and Workshops

COME LEARN WITH US! To register for these events at CFAT please email or call (902) 422-6822   . Glitch – Artist Talk with Nathan Ryan Thursday October 23, 7PM – 8:30PM FREE! The word “Glitch” began with Buzz Aldrin, meant to describe curious electric anomaly. The history of glitch is now much wider… Read more »


There are SO MANY  CFAT members exhibiting in Nocturne tomorrow night. Check it out!! Click here for a map to help you navigate. CFAT Nocturne 2014 Map   Independent –CFAT Local-Artist-in-Residence Krista Davis The Company House, 2202 Gottingen St   # 301 – The Hundred-Eyed Satellite Becka Barker The Museum of Natural History , 1747… Read more »

Nocturne 2014

RECIPROCAL ACTIONS – Nocturne 2014 Presented by the Centre for Art Tapes October 18th, 2014, 6PM until Midnight   Museum of Natural History 1747 Summer St, Halifax, NS B3H 3A6 The Centre for Art Tapes is pleased to present two installations at the Museum of Natural History, Codweb created by Greig Oldford and She Wakes Up… Read more »