The State of Things 2016

An exhibition by Werktank & Overtoon After a first edition in 2015, Werktank and Overtoon put once more the activities of their residents in the spotlight for a joint exhibition at iMAL. In The State of Things 2016, discover four installations by artists who recently worked in the studios of Overtoon and Werktank. Werktank presents 'On the shoulder of giants' by Katinka de Jonge and 'Vibrant Matter' by Els Viaene. Overtoon shows 'The Alphabet of Nature' by ...

The European Digital Art and Science Network supports new CREATION processes for artists

As art and science are getting more and more closer within current fields of research and creation in digital arts, new structures and networks are appearing and trying to support this recent innovative connection. Managed by Ars Electronica, the European Digital Art and Science Network is one of the pioneering models of this rising way to stressing out new perspectives for artists, as explains us Tina Reinthaler, its project manager. European Digital Art and Science Network gathers s...

Call for submissions : CURRENTS New Media (international art festival)

CURRENTS is an international NEW MEDIA ART festival. We showcase a variety of art that pushes the boundaries of art and technology, experimental films, installation, and performance. This is a call for our 2017 show June 9th-25th 2017 in Santa fe, New Mexico. Last year we counted over 7,000 visitors at our festival events. Some artists who are accepted into the festival are eligible for full coverage of lodging, travel, and shipping.    We are accepting submissions in the followin...

Living Matters

user
Living matters seeks to reinitiate a symbiosis between humanity and its environment by highlighting the impact of human presence in a controlled space.   The whole installation consists of three areas corresponding to three metaphors of natural areas (a jungle, a garden and a waterfall) where the presence and actions of the participants build, order and recompose an harmonious environment to illustrate the possibility that the action of mankind can be positive and beneficial to n...

A computational & behavioural approach to 3D printing

Workshop with LIA The well-known Austrian artist LIA, pioneer of software art and net art, has been exploring and researching the behaviour of filament-based 3D printing1, transposing her expressive, code-based work from the visual to the tangible plane. This research developed into the Filament Sculptures project and a set of software tools she created in Processing. LIA uses 3D printers and their basic working: an extruding head, moving in 3 dimensions, sculpts and weaves objects by dep...

Blockchain. Fact. Fiction. Future

Symposium, Showcase & Hacklab Digital culture constantly generates new paradigms, mediums and technologies. Blockchain is one of those. Blockchain is the revolutionary system that underlies cryptocurrencies such as BitCoin, the first decentralised digital currency for which it was created. But the potential uses of blockchain extend far beyond its initial purpose, turning upside-down numerous fields, from finance to collaborative economics, from medias to creative industries, not to me...

32. DOK.fest Munich 2017 - Call for Entries

We kindly invite filmmakers, production and distribution labels to submit their current documentary films. DOK.fest Munich is one of the largest festivals for documentary films in Europe. The international program includes three relevant competition sections and ten awards (2.500 to 10.000 Euros).   In 2016, the festival celebrated a new record of 37.500 visitors. For the coming DOK.fest we accept films longer than 52 minutes, which must have been completed after Janua...

Disobedience - generative music

      Disobedience - App for Android - Generative music from Jean-Michel Rolland on Vimeo.     Exists now as an app for Android devices (smartphones, tablets and TVs) on Google Play   GENESIS   Following my different experiences in interactive Vjing and generative art, I'm starting a new generative music (or procedural music) project with processing. Here's the basic principle : in a framework I will have provided, the computer will ...

AlgoMech 2016

    AlgoMech, a new festival for Sheffield celebrating making in code, machines and performance. AlgoMech: Festival of Algorithmic and Mechanical Movement November 12-19 / Sheffield, UK algomech.com AlgoMech is coming to Sheffield City Centre for the first time from the 12th-19th November 2016. A week of performances, talks and workshops will showcase creative processes and celebrate making in performance. This new festival brings together a diverse range of...

Call for Papers + Performances: AlgoMech 2016 / November 13th / Sheffield, UK

user
Call for Papers + Performances Festival of Algorithmic and Mechanical Movement (AlgoMech) http://algomech.com/   Arts Research Symposium 13 November 2016 / Sheffield, UK £12.50 / £25   Draft Timetable 9:30 - Coffee + live coding performance 10:00 - Paper session (8 papers - we will issue a call for papers soon) 12:00 - Lunch 13:00 - Panel 1 (on fictive materials - chair Derek Hales) 14:00 - Keynote talk with Godfried-Will...

29th Festival Les Instants video

user
State of Poetic Emergency Video and digital arts are today developing in a very worrisome international, social and political context. Fear of foreigners. Decline of civil liberties. Fright of human passions. Desires of emancipation under security control. Management nonsense is the rule. Electronic poetry invents new languages to think the world differently and to take part in its transformation. Let’s declare the State of Poetic Emergency. We expect the 29th festival to ...

Signal 2016 : festival of lights in Prague

  The fourth annual Signal Festival of Lights will take place in Prague from 13–16 October expanding the horizons of adults and children alike. Twenty installations including popular videomappings, artistic light objects, interactive installations will be presented as well as a day program designed for children with a spherical performance projected on the walls of the SIGNAL Dome. The Signal festival brings modern art and new technology int he streets of Prague since n...

International Digital Art Festival Patchlab in Krakow

  The International Digital Art Festival Patchlab takes place between 11 - 16 October  2016 in Krakow, Poland. This event is dedicated to interdisciplinary digital art and created on the boarders of humanities, new technologies and creative programming. This 5th edition of the festival focuses on the relation between human and machine, especially the relation existing within the new virtual reality, and on the issue of privacy and online  safety. More than 30 invit...