News from the Daniel Langlois Foundation - November 2005 Html  Français 

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 Research and Experimentation Grants in Art+Science+Technology

The Daniel Langlois Foundation is resuming its research and experimentation grant program for individuals or research groups.

This program offers grants to individuals of all nationalities who make exceptional contributions to the advancement of knowledge at the crossroads of art, science, technology and the environment, or to candidates whose projects show a high level of originality and innovation in these domains. These research and experimentation grants carry a maximum value of $ 75,000 CAD and are intended to assist these people in the research, exploration and the development of their projects.

The deadline to submit a proposal is January 31st, 2006.


 Images from the Future: Lost and Found in the Images du Futur collection, by Viva Paci

The Foundation is pleased to present the results of a research conducted by Viva Paci at its Centre for Research and Documentation (CR+D) during her stay as a Researcher in Residence in 2004.

The research project focused on the Images du Futur collection. Images du Futur was one of the first international exhibitions dedicated to art, new technologies and communication, and was held in Montreal from 1986 to 1996. In her text, Ms. Paci examines this concept of the future while providing numerous topical video clips from the collection. [More...]


Paul Garrin, White Devil, 1992-1993


 New CR+D Acquisitions
Here is a list of the most recent acquisitions made by the Foundation's Centre for Research and Documentation (CR+D). [More...]

 About the Daniel Langlois Foundation for Art, Science, and Technology

The Daniel Langlois Foundation's purpose is to further artistic and scientific knowledge by fostering the meeting of art and science in the field of technologies. The Foundation seeks to nurture a critical awareness of technology's implications for human beings and their natural and cultural environments, and to promote the exploration of aesthetics suited to evolving human environments. The Centre for Research and Documentation (CR+D) seeks to document history, artworks and practices associated with electronic and digital media arts and to make this information available to researchers in an innovative manner through data communications. [http://www.fondation-langlois.org/]


 
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