[artinfo] 12th International Media Art Biennale WRO 07: CALL FOR
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12th International Media Art Biennale WRO 07CALL FOR WORKS
WRO Center for Media Art Foundation in Wroclaw/Poland, announces an
international competition open to any work created using electronic
media techniques, exploring innovative forms of artistic communication.
The competition welcomes creators of artistic projects of diverse
forms such as screenings (video art, computer animation),
installations, objects, performances, multimedia concerts and network
projects from all over the world. The main prize is 5000 euro and the
total prize money awarded is 8000 euro.
Biennale: the new strategies and territories of digital artistic
communication; Artists in the face of high culture's permeation with
popular culture; global with local culture; commercial with
independent culture; the role of individual artistic attitudes in the
midst of global tendencies; the metamorphosis of an artistic
experiment in the light of a spectacle society culture. Media arts
that de-interpret the cultural context stemming from civilization as
well as interferences into the code that steers behaviors within the
social space. The creation and record of a changing picture of culture.
The deadline date for entry submission is 15.02.2007.
Presentation of works selected to the very final along with the
international jury's announcement of competition results will take
place during public screening at the WRO 07 Biennale.
* 16 - 20 May 2007 competition, special events, symposium;
* 16 May - 17 June 2007 exhibition
* National Museum in Wroclaw;
* WRO Art Center
The competition regulations and entry form are available in
downloadable format at
<http://wro07.wrocenter.pl>http://wro07.wrocenter.pl. Requests to
receive the regulations and entry form by post can be made at
<mailto:print at wrocenter.pl>print at wrocenter.pl.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
* The International Competition WRO 07 is organized by The WRO
Art Center. The competition is open to any work created using
electronic media techniques, exploring innovative forms of artistic
communication. The main prize is 5000 euro and the total prize money
awarded is 8000 euro.
* Every participant may submit up to three works, completed after
01.01.2005., for the competition. The works may be submitted by
artists, producers, distributors and other persons or organizations
holding rights to the submitted works.
* Every work should be followed with a legibly filled-in entry
form, synopsis, short biography and screenshot or graphics in TIFF or
JPEG format. If it's required by the specificity of the work, the
submission shall be followed with an additional description or
appropriate technical information.
* The deadline date for entry submission is 15.02.2007
* There is no entry fee.
* The submitted works are selected by the organizers. The authors
of works qualifying for the competition will be individually notified
about the selection. Additionally, the list of qualifying works shall
be published on the internet website
qualifying for the competition will be judged by an international
jury during public screenings at Biennale WRO.
Contact: WRO Art Center, ul. Kuznicza 29a, 54-137 Wroclaw 16, P.O.
Box 1385, Poland, tel.: + 48 71 344 83 69, tel./fax: + 48 71 342 26
<mailto:info at wrocenter.pl>info at wrocenter.pl
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