A Studio XX events bring together artists, scholars, curators, writers and the public. Events take the form of conferences, artist-talks, performances, exhibitions and installations. These gatherings support the promotion and dissemination of contemporary artworks to the general public.

Trial and Error: Speculative Concepts for an Open & Collaborative Society

Trial and Error

Artist talk with Cornelia Sollfrank
Wednesday April 5th, 2017, 6PM
McGill University, IGSF seminar room | Location: 2nd floor, 3487 Peel St.

COMMONS LAB: resources - people - processes | Cornelia Sollfrank


Exhibition from March 30th to April 22th, 2017
Opening : Thursday March 30th, 2017 from 5PM to 7PM

In this exhibition/intervention, Cornelia Sollfrank (artist, cyberfeminist pioneer and hacker) will meet montreal-based artists from different ages and backgrounds to address issues of Commons/Feminism/Digital Media, a highly underdeveloped field which crisscrossed with questions of gender and technology.

Regimen | Amanda Vincelli


Installation in public spaces
March 30th to April 30th, 2017

- Library of Plateau-Mont-Royal, 465 Mont-Royal ave E
- Cinema Du Parc, 3575 Parc ave
- Never Apart, 7049 St Urbain st.
Warren G Flowers Art Gallery, Dawson College
  4001 De Maisonneuve blvd. W – 2E

Opening : Thursday March 30th, 2017, 5PM
Studio XX 4001 Berri #201


Cornelia Sollfrank

Lecture by Cornelia Sollfrank
Monday March 27, 2017 5PM
Concordia University, EV 11.705, 1515 Sainte-Catherine St. W.

Artist Residencies Presentation: Olivia McGilchrist, kimura byol-nathalie lemoine and Sonia Paço-Rocchia

Olivia McGilchrist, kimura byol-nathalie lemoine et Sonia Paço-Rocchia

Moderator: Alice Jarry
Wednesday February 15th 2017 from 6PM to 8PM

Studio XX is proud to present an evening dedicated to our artists-in-residence, Olivia McGilchrist, kimura byol-nathalie lemoine et Sonia Paço-Rocchia. These three artists developed their individual projects as part of Studio XX's residency program and we invite you join them in a conversation about the conceptual aspects of their project, some of the technical difficulties/challenges, the role of collaboration, the outcome of the residency and the future of their projects. 

Exhibition | Safety Strategies : Space, Gender and the City

Image : Chloé Geoffroy

Exhibition from February 11th to 25th, 2017 
Opening : Saturday February 11th, 2017 4PM​

This exhibition foregrounds individuals "safety strategies" for negotiating the city as a space of danger but also strength, creativity, and agency.

Conference | Unwarned : An Invitation To Montreal 'Action Heroes'

Jasmeen Patheja

Studio XX, in partnership with Concordia University, presents:

Unwarned : An Invitation To Montreal 'Action Heroes' by Jasmeen Patheja | Co creating safe spaces through self and community mobilisation

Friday, February 3rd, 2017 from 6PM to 8PM

At Concordia University, (EV-1.605) Engineering/Visual Arts Pavilion | Room EV-1.605 | 1515 Ste. Catherine Street West Montréal. Metro Guy-Concordia


Workshop | Being Action Hero :: Co Creating I Never Ask For It

Being Action Hero :: Co Creating I Never Ask For It

WORKSHOP : Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 from 6PM to 9PM

With Jasmeen Patheja

10 $ (Free for Studio XX members) | Registration :

As part of the event Unwarned : An Invitation To Montreal 'Action Heroes'


Frankie Teardrop

Friday, November 25th, 2016 | 8PM

PARTY TIME! Please come to celebrate this awesome year at Studio XX with DJ Frankie Teardrop! Lots of things to celebrate, specially the closing week of The HTMlles festival & XX’s 20 years of feminist energy!


Grlrm collective - activities

grlrm collective

As part of our end of our exhibit Occupation(s), Studio XX is pleased to invite you to participate on these events by grlrm collective:

  • BEDROOM TACTICS (Sept 30, 6-8PM)
  • CLUTTER SHAME (Oct 1st, 11AM-12PM) 
  • WHY WE CRAFT (Oct 1st, 3-4PM)