Martin Lalonde is a lecturer and PhD candidate in the Department of Art Education of the Faculty of Fine Arts at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. His research focuses on mobility, complexity thinking, youth digital culture, multimodal literacy, educational technologies and new media art curricula. In 2013, he was recipient of the Canada Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Joseph-Armand Bombardier doctoral scholarship and of the Fonds de recherche du Québec Société et culture. Prior to his work in the Academia, he founded in 2005 the Cité des Arts, an art education program and department in a school for young dropouts in the Montreal area and has since participated in the development of several educational programs for the retention and academic success of at-risk student population. His work is the subject of numerous professional publications and peer-reviewed papers in Canada and abroad. Since 2014, he volunteers as an editor of Vision magazine.