The 2012 ZERO1 biennial : Seeking Silicon Valley

The 2012 ZERO1 Biennial takes place in Silicon valley from September 12 to December 8, 2012.

The ZERO1 Biennial, distributed throughout Silicon Valley and the greater Bay Area, is North America’s most significant and comprehensive showcase of work at the nexus of art and technology. Through curated exhibitions, public art installations, performances, and speaker events, the ZERO1 Biennial presents work by a global community of innovative artists who are reshaping contemporary culture. Established in 2006, the ZERO1 Biennial has presented the work of more than 500 artists from more than 50 countries; commissioned 80 original works of art, attracted over 100,000 visitors from around the world, and contributed $20 million in economic revenue to the region.

Open call still open until July 29, 2012 !

ZERO1 and Silicon Valley organizations are inviting proposals from local, national or international artists and artist teams for innovative site-specific projects at the intersection of art and technology to activate the center’s outdoor lawn (new and existing work can be submitted). Artists are challenged to respond to the Biennial thematic Seeking Silicon Valley and re-imagine the idea, the place, and the experience of Silicon Valley. The selected project will be exhibited at the Palo Alto Art Center from September 12-December 8, as part of the 2012 ZERO1 Biennial.

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