About Us

The M:ST Performative Art Festival and Society exists to encourage the development of performative art practice in Southern Alberta with our original publications, professional development opportunities, and biennial festivals.

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Current publication: “Rita McKeough: Works”

This critical monograph documents Rita McKeough’s collaborative artistic process and pedagogy from the late 1970s on, including her interactions with visual and media arts communities in Halifax, Toronto, Vancouver, and Calgary.

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Visitors to Southern Alberta consistently remark on the willingness of this region’s artists and arts organizations to work together. The tendency towards collaboration and cooperation is a unique and noteworthy feature of this community.

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