On May 30, 2015 inside the Satosphère at the Société des Arts Technologiques is being presented the World Premiere of "Minotaur", the latest film from award-winning animator Munro Ferguson with musical scores from Kid Koala. The movie consist of vibrant 3D images flowing through the stages of birth, death and back, evoking universal emotions as the mythic hero experiences the seven stages of the classic archetypal voyage. Kid Koala will also host his popular "Music To Draw To" event on the same day.
The "McLaren Wall-to-Wall" project has been nominated for a NUMIX Award (Prix d'excellence des médias numériques du Québec)! Kid Koala participated in this project by creating an interactive video installation called PHONOPHOTOPIA. This original video work, inspired by McLaren's films has been projected on the façade of the Théâtre de Maisonneuve at the Place des Arts (Quartier des Spectacles).
Premiering at BAM 2015 Next Wave Festival in Brooklyn, USA on, Sep 17 - Sep 20. Bring your loved ones, or bring a stranger! Enjoy an evening of entertainment perfect for the whole family or even for a first date. Get comfy and enjoy the LIVE version of Kid Koala's Nufonia Must Fall.
During the 2015 Canadian Music Week held at the Sheraton Centre Hotel in Toronto (May 1-10), Envision Management's President and Owner, Ryhna Thompson, acted as a moderator for various discussions and panels. For instance, she assumed that role during a discussion with some of the top music managers in the country from Starfish Entertainment, Pirates Blend and Go Kartz Management, about the most pertinent issues in the Canadian music landscape. These issues concerned the advantages to being based in Montreal vs. Toronto, the openness of the management community and the challenges unique to self-managed artists. Ryhna also moderated a panel about the factors of success of a music manager in today's industry. The event was presented by the Music Managers Forum of Canada (MMF) and co-presented by Music Ontario.