MUTEK Montréal invites you to its Edition 21, running from September 8 to 13, 2020, with six days and nights of audiovisual performances, live electronic music and a full theatre of experiences that will push the boundaries of digital art and engage you in the playground that is our city.
The festival week also integrates MUTEK_IMG Edition 6, a forum on current practices in digital creation, as well as DIGI LAB and SONIC CIRCUITS, our free daytime activities and instruments showroom.
The MUTEK festival has taken place in Montréal since 2000 and has distinguished itself as an international rendezvous for original and avant-garde programming. In terms of content, the festival’s range strives to be diverse, with interests in both the experimental and the playful sides of digital creativity.
Over the years, the MUTEK festival has presented a considerable number of renowned artists while simultaneously providing an important showcase for up-and-coming talent. Each edition offers a notable array of Canadian, North American, and even international premieres. The festival provides an open, inviting environment that encourages rewarding exchanges between artists, professionals, and the public; MUTEK is a point of convergence, drawing participants from all over the world to profit from a context of active discovery.
Beyond the core festival in Montréal, MUTEK has developed many other activities, both in Montréal and on the international scene.
MUTEK’s programming intends to create a sonic space that can support innovation in new electronic music and digital art.