Arcmtl was named a finalist for the 30th annual Grand Prix du Conseil des Arts de Montréal! From the press release:
“Arcmtl’s Expozine became known across North America, offering the public a whole other way of seeing words and images. In addition to its archive centre and exhibits, the organization invents new ways of promoting culture, such as Distroboto: old cigarette machines that have since 2001 distributed tens of thousands of miniature works created by more than 1200 emerging artists.”
Arcmtl / Expozine is also hosting a reading and discussion at the BLUE METROPOLIS literary festival in Montreal, 20h-21h, Friday, April 24, 10 Sherbrooke W. (corner St-Laurent), PETIT SALON, Free admission!
MONTREAL 1975 / 2015, A DIFFERENT IMAGINARY, featuring Bryan Demchinsky, Endre Farkas, Anna Leventhal and Ralph Elawani. Click here for the Facebook event. The event is part of ARCMTL’s history and research project, Montreal Underground Origins, exploring the early days of the contemporary “underground” and independent arts milieu.
Finally, the Expozine Alternative Press Awards Gala will be held at Divan Orange on Friday, May 15 2015. The finalists will be announced in late April here, stay tuned!