Courtesy of roBOt Festival
roBOt Festival takes place in Bologna, Italy in October, and is dedicated to digital art and electronic music. Every year the festival encourages artists and creatives with their open call for digital art surrounding the year’s theme.
For the seventh edition, the open call, call4roBOt concerns the theme, #lostmemories, calling for video, performance, design, and other digital and interactive art projects to investigate and analyze the theme of memory and space. The tradition of open calls with this festival especially advocates for crossovers between media and techniques.
To apply, artists need to register online here. Registration is open until May 23, 2014 and requires a submission that includes a presentation of the project, a demo video and photos of the work, a brief description of previous work, and a technical file. The jury consists of festival organizers and experts in the field.
The winning artist will have his or her work displayed throughout the festival and receive 800 Euros.The results will be announced after June 15, 2014.
The participation and the admission to the festival itself is free of charge.
More information about the festival:
Blog entry by AJ Kiyoizumi in Berlin; Friday, May 23, 2014.