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TouVA Offspring mop up honey after Christina Mayder's performance.

Calgary Clean-Up & Goodbye

Mountain Standard Time 6 is officially over, and the last few artists leave on Sunday. To commemorate, here are a few good parting clean-up shots.

TouVA Offspring Yules Wai
TouVA Offspring Jesse Altura outside Truck.
Sandra Vida plants tiny pyramidal mountains in the snow at the University of Calgary.

M:ST 6 Highlights

A few highlights from Mountain Standard Time 6 that you might not have seen yet:

Wednesday Lupypciw (far right) and fans.

Friday Gossip Round-up – Part 2

At the end of the night, artists who couldn’t get enough headed to the HiFi Club. Sources say Eduardo Oramas was seen stumbling home at nearly 4am.


Friday Gossip Round-up – Part 1

Vitic expressed disappointment at the dearth of nudity, but reported that the floor of Truck is still sticky and will probably take weeks to clean.

Gamal Abdel Nasser & Tito at the University of Calgary

Calgary SUMMIT Wrapped Up Friday

Dictators Gamal Abdel Nasser and Josip Broz Tito, both previously believed to be dead, have been meeting in Calgary since Wednesday.

Equipment Requests Denied

Through diligent research and eavesdropping, ARTGOSSIP.CA has assembled the following list of performance equipment and supplies requested by artists, but denied by M:ST for budgetary or other reasons:

Eduardo Oramas & Vicky ***** eat pop rocks at John Snow House.

Wednesday Gossip Round-Up

On Wednesday evening at John Snow House, Andy Paterson gave a performative lecture on the history and archives of The New Gallery. …

M:ST Blogger Fixated on Bad Smells

Mountain Standard Time’s festival blogger–or Animenteur, according to the programme, is neglecting critical discourse in favour of reporting on artists’ clothing and …

Allison, Oramas, & Brown

POLL: Balloons? Balloons!

A number of artists in this year’s festival have used latex balloons in performance. Emily Promise Allison conducted a balloon orchestra during …


Fatigue Sets In

Festival Artistic Director Tomas Jonsson was spotted drinking at landmark Calgary watering hole The Unicorn around 5:30pm on October 23. As well, …