The Centre for Art Tapes is a not-for-profit, artist-run, charitable organization that facilitates and supports artists at all levels working with electronic media, including video, audio and new media. We provide services to a diverse membership and the general public, which include production facilities, exhibitions and screenings. As well, we provide programs that offer, through training and in-house residencies, opportunities for individuals to engage critically with cultural and social issues. In addition to the suites listed on our website, we offer a Project Room, Electronics Lab and Offline Suite.

2238 Maitland Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3K 2Z9

Opening Hours: 

Tuesday–Friday, 9:30 am–5 pm
Thursday, 9:30 am–6 pm

Working Language(s): 

CFAT @ Nocturne: May 18th, 2020 at 11:59pm
2020/21 Media Art Scholarship Program: June 19th at 11:59pm (Atlantic Time)
2020/21 Artist in residence: July 10th, 2020 at midnight
Social Media Takeover @ CFAT: ongoing


Studio 1 – Online suite: 2.7 m2
Studio 2 – Transfer suite (Betacam SP, Umatic, VHS, 8mm): 2.44 m2
Studio 3 – Audio suite (5.1 Surround): 6.7 m2

Please check the Centre's website for the most current information.