[artinfo] [UNXposed] The engine room - PRESS RELEASE
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Mon Oct 27 14:06:41 CET 2003
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FUEL - Call for submissions
For ten days in December 2003 the engine room, Bridgwater and Hunt's Court,
Taunton will become exhibition spaces for contemporary digital artworks
exploring themes of fuel, warmth, heating and energy in the lead up to
Christmas. Organisers Somerset Film and Video Ltd (SFV) have launched a
call for submissions for the exhibition entitled 'Fuel', open to both
UK and international artists. As well as a rotating program of video work
there are opportunities for installations, interactive and/or computer
the engine room is Somerset's newest media centre and the home of SFV,
providing support for a variety of media practice. SFV is a registered
charity, which promotes access to, and education in the moving image across
the county, primarily through production and training. Hunt's Court in
Corporation Street, Taunton is the former art school building.
Site-specific work is encouraged and supported and any other submissions
must have been completed within the last 2 years. Artists wishing to be
--Send completed video work on DVD/VHS/miniDV (max length 15 mins) with
--Send completed sound work on CD/DAT/miniDV/DVD with brief biography.
--Send interactive work on CD-Rom/DVD must be compatible with Windows XP or
Mac OS 9 or above.
--Proposals for new work should be accompanied by brief biography and
selection of previous work (max 5 pieces) on DVD/VHS/miniDV/CD-Rom/URL.
If sending CD-ROM please make sure it is compatible with Windows XP
and/or Mac OS9 or above. If sending URL please send hard copy as
websites that are not viewable during selection time will be discounted.
Send your submission to: FUEL, the engine room, 52 High Street, Bridgwater,
Somerset TA6 3BL and enclose an SAE with sufficient postage if you would
like your work returned. The deadline for submission is 12 noon, 10th
'Fuel' is supported by Taunton Deane Borough Council.
For further information contact:
The engine room
T: 01278 433187
F: 01278 433172
E: mailto:info at somersetfilm.com
Community Arts Development Officer
Taunton Deane Borough Council
T: 01823 356356
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