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  • Deadline:
    July 15, 2009, midnight
  • Location:


** Piksel09
november 19-22 2009
Bergen, Norway


Piksel [1] is an international event for artists and developers working with
Free/Libre and Open Source technologies in artistic practice. Part workshop,
part festival, it is organised 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 FLOSS & art.

This years event - Piksel09 - continues the exploration of free/libre and open
source technologies and it’s myriad of expressions within the arts.

Piksel09 is organised in collaboration with Gallery 3,14 [2] and Lydgalleriet
[3] which will host this years exhibitions, Bergen Kunstmuseum [4] hosting the
presentations and panels, and Bergen Kunsthall/Landmark [5] hosting the
evening events.


** open CALL for PROJECTS

For the exhibitions and other parts of the programme we currently seek
projects in the following categories:

1. Installations

Projects to be included in the exhibitions at Galleri 3,14 and Lydgalleriet.
The works must be programmed by and running on free and open source software
and/or open/DIY hardware.

2. Audiovisual performance

Live art realised by the use of free and open source software.
We specially encourage live coding and open/DIY hardware projects to apply.

3. Presentations

Innovative DIY hardware and audiovisual software tools or software art
released under an open licence. (Also includes presentations of artistic
projects realised using these technologies.)

4. Workshops

Hands on workshops utilising free software and/or open/DIY hardware for
artistic use.

!!!!!!!!!! Deadline - july 15. 2009 !!!!!!!!!!

Please use the online submit form at:

or send documentation material - preferably as a URL to online
documentation with images/video to piksel09 [AT] piksel [DOT] no



att: Gisle Fr0ysland
Georgernes Verft 12
5011 Bergen

More info: http://www.piksel.no

Piksel09 is supported by Arts Council Norway, City of Bergen Cultural Office,
Hordaland County Cultural Office and others.


[1] http://www.piksel.no
[2] http://www.stiftelsen314.com
[3] http://www.lydgalleriet.no
[4] http://www.bergenartmuseum.no
[5] http://www.kunsthall.no/default.asp?k=6