FTA Breathing Space, Oxygen for Artists!

Last spring the pandemic turned everything upside down, calling into question the order of things and ways of doing things, leading the Festival TransAmériques to rethink its responsibility and its activities. Given the current context, the Festival is launching a new initiative in support of artists: the FTA Breathing Space, investing $244,000 to support 27 projects by 42 artists from Quebec and across Canada

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Martin Faucher will present his last edition in 2021

Martin Faucher, artistic director and co-executive director of Festival TransAmériques, has announced that he will step down as head of the Festival at the end of the 15th edition in June 2021.

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35 years of the FTA in Montreal

The 14th edition of the FTA was scheduled to open this Wednesday, May 20, but spring this year is unlike any other — it is sadly extraordinary.

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Media Files – 2020 Edition

Photos of Martin Faucher

Martin Faucher

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