June 2001 - ;The Daniel Langlois Foundation for Art,
Technology has just granted nearly $1 million to 23
including seven that were submitted by Canadian
and artists dedicated to merging art and science
use of new technologies.
Foundation received over 400 applications during its third call
projects. Its international jury examined 160 of the projects,
23 to benefit from the Foundation's five funding programs.
projects chosen, seven are from Canada and six from the
States (including a collaboration between the United States
Other projects also come from Britain, France, the
Germany, India, Latvia, Bulgaria, Peru and the
growing number of applications we've received over the past
clearly shows the relevance of our programs and the
research combining arts and technology," says the
president, Daniel Langlois.
Daniel Langlois, the jury included Catherine Richards
(Canada), Rafael Lozano-Hemmer (Mexico-Canada), Peter Ride
Gagnon, the Foundation's director of programs. The jury was
impressed this year by the outstanding quality of the
Grants range from $10,000 to $80,000