Mutek International Festival is an annual festival for Electronic Music, Technology & Arts, organised and held in Barcelona (Spain), Mexico City (Mexico) and Montreal (Canada).
MUTEK is an international festival, aiming to promote electronic music, arts and digital technology surrounding it. The festival is held in various locations Globally, with the central one being the five day event in Montreal, Canada. It takes place in late May and early June every year. There are more than 100 artists and industry professionals, participating and being part of the festival. The event also tries to give stage to local Canadian artists and showcase their work, alongside the international artists. In addition to the Montreal edition of MUTEK, there are international editions of it held in South America and Europe. A Mexican edition of the festival was held in Mexico City, since 2003 until present. In Argentina and Chile since 2002 and 2004 respectively, events have been held annually. Events have been organized in Brazil, Colombia, and Barcelona, Spain as well.
Back in 2005 the festival was one of the first Western cultural and arts organisations to send a delegation of electronic artists to the Asian country of China. In addition to the events it organises, MUTEK also operates its very own music record label called ‘Musique Risquée’.
In 2014, MUTEK paired with digital arts festival Elektra for the EM15 festival in Montreal. Over 200,000 people have attended its events worldwide in the last decade, and over 400 artists have performed on the festival’s stages.
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Visit Mutek Festival
You can get your ticket for the next Mutek event by going to their official website.
HOW TO GET THERE
Depending on the event you want to attend (Barcelona, Montreal or Mexico City), you can go to Mutek Montreal’s webpage for additional information or use some of the flight search-engines below:
You can get get more info for the available accommodations on Mutek’s official website.
We hope you have enjoyed our guide to Mutek International Festival, and to see you at one of the Global editions of the festival next year.
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