November 22-25 2012
Piksel is an international event for artists and developers working with
Free/Libre and Open Source technologies in artistic practice. It is organized in Bergen,Norway,and involves participants from more than a dozen countries exchanging ideas,coding, presenting art and software projects, doing workshops, performances and discussions on the aesthetics and politics of free technologies, free culture & art.
This year Piksel celebrates it's 10th anniversary with a series of events throughout
the year culminating in the Piksel[X] festival in November.
open CALL for PROJECTS
For the exhibition and other parts of the program we currently seek
projects in the following categories:
Projects to be included in the exhibitions.
The works must be realized by the use of free and open source technologies.
2. Audiovisual performance
Live art realized by the use of free software and/or open/DIY hardware.
Innovative DIY/open hardware and audiovisual software tools or software art
released under a free/open license. (Also includes presentations of artistic
projects realized using free/open technologies.)
Hands on workshops utilizing free software and/or open/DIY hardware for
Video and software art based on the screensaver format – short audiovisual (non)narratives made for endless looping. Possible thematic fields includes but are not limited to: sustainable resource allocation, renewable technologies, energy harvesting, fair trade hardware, free content, open access, DIY economy, shared development.
The works must be realized by the use of free/open source technologies.
!!!!!!!!!! Deadline - august 15. 2012 !!!!!!!!!!
Please use the online submit form at:
or send documentation material - preferably as a URL to online
documentation with images/video to piksel12 (AT) piksel.no
Piksel[X] is organized in cooperation with Galleri 3,14, KNIPSU and USF . Supported by the Municipality of
Bergen, Arts Council Norway, PNEK and others.
more info: www.piksel.no