I have secured shows for soundtoys for later in the year
in new forms vancouver and at the ica london. I was
wondering if you had time to send in some new work for the
site oe cdrom. I Have also recently had soundtoys mentioned
in creative review and create online.
Anyway it would be great of you could send in some work....
Below is the general call for works which is also being sent out.
We are looking for contributions of audio visual interactive works,
net art, web design, application software, multimedia,
generative music, interactive environments, essays. Works may take
the form of art, generative music, interactive environments. They
could be described as "new audio visual experiences", or multimedia
experiments which explore the parameters of our new media world.
This work is for a new website update and for selected
exhibitions. The Soundtoys site aims to provide a platform for the
very best in audiovisual net artworks to be presented and debated
and if your work will make a valuable contribution to this then
please send it in.
Soundtoys has been featured at Sonar, on Sonify, in the
Independent, and on English TV. Soundtoys has also been
exhibited at international festivals including den Hague film
festival Holland, and Zeppelin in Barcelona. It was also be
featured at Garage in Germany. Soundtoys also organised it own
exhibitions which the last was at the ICA in London from
June to July 2002. The exhibition called Convergence featured
over 100 artists from the audio visuals arts.
We are seeking new work for the 2003 series of events and
for the website.
1. New online audio visual experiences. Works for the
website send in your latest "new audio visual experience".For
the audio visual work by artists using the internet as a medium. We
are interested in the use of all internet friendly programming
technologies eg shockwave, flash, vrml, java etc. so send in via
2. Installations. If you make interactive installations send
in 400 words about the work and four images of the work. We
are interested in responsive environments, soundspaces , the
city as sound.
3. Software. Artists and musicians software. This year we are
particularly interested in applications made using max msp for
a new area featuring the developments of software artists. If
you make patches or applications tell us about it.
4. Journal. If you write about new media, interactive arts
and have something to say , and would like to be in the
journal send us a finished text. We welcome texts, essays,
papers or articles relating to this medium, for posting in the
journal, to help inform and develop the critical debate. Through
artists' contributions we aim to explore the parameters of this new
media world, and to push the current definitions of new and
online interactive music and visually inspired audio visual
5. Offline. Soundtoys are being asked to present the works
offline at festivals. If you want to take part send in audio
visual works and interactive art pieces. These must be finished
projects. Send larger works and information in by cd-rom only
If you work in any of the areas above we would like to
hear from you. Either you could make something special for the
soundtoys or send in previous work [or a selection of works]
that would be featured on the site and at festivals.
Zip up your work and send all info about it. Don't forget to include
relevant details.ie your name, project title, year created, brief
bio, text info about the work, and also send the work. Please send
all of the work including the html files. If you files are
too big but you would like it presented at festival send in
a cd-rom version. DO not just send us a link and say check
Application form online.
DEADLINE 1 april 2003
web and info... .... http://www.soundtoys.net
email .......... ..... firstname.lastname@example.org