Closed for the Holidays

Closed for the Holidays: CFAT will be closed for the Holidays starting on Wednesday December 17th, 2014. The Centre re-opens to the public on Tuesday January 6th, 2015 at 9:30AM. Facility and Equipment Bookings: Please get your facility and equipment bookings into Tom by Tuesday December 16th at 5PM. Membership Expiration: Please take note that… Read more »

Giving Tuesday

After the frenzy of consumer shopping on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, why not give back by donating to good causes and worthy charities today. While we are not officially listed as a Giving Tuesday Charity, we encourage you to make a donation – if not to us, then to any other good cause that… Read more »


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 »