v. 21 – 2019

  • Ellen Arkbro (SW)
  • Matana Roberts (US)
  • Cecilia Lopez (AR)
  • Tetuzi Akiyama (JP)
  • Toshimaru Nakamura (JP)
  • Zachary James Watkins (US)
  • Mira Martin-Gray (CA)
  • Chloe Alexandra Thompson (CA)
  • VOR (CA)
  • Erik Tisu (CA)
  • Matt Henderson (US)
  • Mariana Muñoz Gomez (CA)
  • Sound of the Mountain (CA)

Welcome to the twenty-first edition of send + receive: a festival of sound. As ever, send + receive celebrates the field of sound art and experimental music, bridging the work of singular Canadian artists and their international peers in focused programs held throughout Winnipeg.  No



v. 20 – 2018 – Day One – Oct 4

  • An Alternate History of Canadian Electronic Music (1956–1981) - Curated by Keith Fullerton Whitman (Exhibition Opening)
  • Keiji Haino (Opening Night Concert)

This year’s 20th edition begins with a month-long listening lounge of obscure and incredible Canadian Electronic Music (1956 – 1981), alongside a 20-year poster archive of send + receive! Our evening concert is something so special that we can barely believe it… Underground icon, musical outlier, metaphysical artist – Keiji Haino (JP) is one-of-a-kind and on this occasion he will present a rare solo acoustic percussion concert to launch the festival.


v. 20 – 2018 – Day Three – Oct 6

  • Sarah Hennies (US) (Screening & Q+A)
  • Pat Klassen + Alyssa Bornn (MB)
  • Marie-France Hollier + Kristiane Church (MB)
  • Julia Reidy (AU/DE)
  • Keiji Haino (JP)

Our third day kicks off with a screening (followed by Q+A) of ‘Contralto’, a truly unique work by Sarah Hennies that explores trans-women’s identity through voice in a personal and deeply creative way. Our evening concert features premieres of new commissions by four exciting local audio/visual artists, a hypnotic concert by Australian explorer Julia Reidy and a concert that may leave your jaw on the floor by the amazing, inimitable underground-icon Keiji Haino.