[artinfo] Open Call: STARTS Prize 2016
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OPEN CALL: STARTS Prize 2016 || Entries are now being accepted
European Commission & Ars Electronica
Submission deadline: March 4, 2016
This is an open call for entries in conjunction with an initiative
launched by the European Commission: STARTS. The name stands for
innovation at the nexus of Science, Technology and the ARTS.
Two prizes - eu 20,000 each - will be bestowed this year: One for
artistic exploration and projects in which the artistic approach has
significant potential to influence or change the way technology is
deployed, developed or perceived, andOne for innovative cooperative
ventures teaming up industry/technology and art (and cultural &
creative sectors in general) in ways that open up new paths for
This competition specifically seeks: Trailblazing forms of
collaboration and projects essentially characterized by both
technology and art; strictly artistically or strictly technologically
oriented projects are not what STARTS is looking for. Any and all
artistic works and practices having to do with innovation in the
areas of technology, business and/or society. This competition is not
limited to a particular genre such as media art and digital art. All
forms of technological and scientific research that are inspired by
art or in which artists are integrated as catalysts of new ways of
seeing things. This includes but is not limited to information &
communications technology.Artists or artists' collectives, creative
professionals, researchers and companies throughout the world. This
competition is not limited to citizens of EU-member states.
More detailed information: <http://starts-prize.aec.at/>starts-prize.aec.at
The entry deadline is March 4, 2016.
We look forward to your submission!
<mailto:starts-prize at aec.at>starts-prize at aec.at
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