Composer • Visual artist (video)
Jean Décarie aka Neam Cathod has an impressive portfolio of research and creation in media arts. Jean Décarie is a Quebec pioneer in digital, multimedia and experimental video. With nearly 40 years of production in the field to his credit, he has worked in the field of media arts, first as an electroacoustic composer since 1977, then as a videographer and multidisciplinary artist since 1982. His works have been shown nationally and internationally, in the context of exhibitions and festivals. Since 1990, he is a professor at the UQAM School of Media in the interactive media sector. He is currently associated with the Hexagram network, the international research-creation network in media arts, design, technology and digital culture.