[dorkbotdc-blabber] Lights On @ Ars Electronica Center & 2009 Call
alberto.gaitan at gmail.com
Thu Jan 8 23:45:28 EST 2009
The center's blinkenleits sculpture is by Horst Hörtner
then there's this call for entries for the 2009 Prix:
Dear friends of Ars Electronica!
The 23rd Prix Ars Electronica - International Competition for CyberArts
is open for entries.
From its very inception in 1987, the Prix Ars Electronica has been
conceived as an open platform for various disciplines at the
intersection of art, technology, science and society. More than 3,000
submissions in 2008 have further enhanced the Prix Ars Electronica’s
reputation as an internationally representative competition honoring
outstanding works in the cyberarts.
The aim of the competition is to continually keep the Prix Ars
Electronica updated in line with leading-edge developments in the
dynamic field of cyberarts.
This year, six Golden Nicas, twelve Awards of Distinction and
approximately 70 Honorary Mentions as well as [the next idea] Art and
Technology Grant and the Media.Art.Research Award are presented to
participants. The 2009 winners will receive a total of 122,500 euros in
Prix Ars Electronica 2009
Online Submission Deadline: March 6, 2009
Contact: info at prixars.aec.at
Computer Animation / Film / VFX
[the next idea] Grant
u19 - freestyle computing
More details about all categories and online submission are available
only online at: http://prixars.aec.at
Please feel free to forward this to all interesting/ed parties.
With best regards,
on the behalf of the Prix Ars Electronica 2009 Team
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