[artinfo] Tsunami - call for submissions
nc-agricowi at netcologne.de
Tue Jan 4 14:52:25 CET 2005
call for submissions
1st deadline 31 March 2005
The current Asian tsunami disaster made it again evident:
the human being cannot control the destructive powers of nature.
A Virtual Memorial
initiate on occasion of this disaster
and in solidarity with all affected people in this human tragedy
a net based art project environment, entitled: Tsunami.
The title: "Tsunami" does thematically not only refer to this or similiar
disasters in Present or Past,
but beyond that "Tsunami" is primarily also understood as a symbol for the
Inevitable, the Immutable,
for Powers of Nature, Powers of Destiny which cannot be controlled by the
situations of helplessness the human being is irrevocably at the mercy of.
Has he any chance to escape or take influence?
Nearly everybody whereever he may live has made experiences of that kind in
one or the other way already.
Artists around the globe are invited to reflect these traumatic conditions
of human life and submit art works, documents, texts or any other material
connected the thematical context
which can be submitted as digital file .
this collaborative project will be published and featured on
and www.newmediafest.org/rrf2005 <http://www.newmediafest.org/rrf2005>
simultaneously and will take part
in all coming physical events of [R][R][F]2005--->XP,
global networking project by Agricola de Cologne.
Following file typs are accepted:
Text: .txt, .rtf, plain email
Image: .jpg,.gif., png
movie: .mov, .avi, wmv, .swf, .drc, .mpeg2
The submission can consist of different parts, works or documents but must
not exceed 5MB.
All serious contributions will be accepted.
1st deadline 31 March 2005, afterwards ongoing,
but the project will be already launched on 1 February 2005 and from then
on continuously updated.
Please use this form for submitting
1.Name, Email, URL
2.brief bio (not more than 50 words/English)
3.work(s) (number of entries, titles, year of origin, medium of original
work, submitted media file types)
4. Short description for each submitted work (not more than 50 words/English)
Please send the submission
as individual files attached
info at a-virtual-memorial.org <mailto:info at a-virtual-memorial.org>
A Virtual Memorial
global networking project
are corporate members of
contact: info at nmartproject.net <mailto:info at nmartproject.net>
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