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CALL FOR ENTRIES | NEW CODES */ ATHENS VIDEO ART FESTIVAL 2012


Deadline:
Thu Apr 05, 2012 00:00

Location:
Athens, Greece

PRESS RELEASE:
NEW CODES */ ATHENS VIDEO ART FESTIVAL 2012
The international festival of digital arts and new media, Athens Video Art Festival (AVAF), is annually taking place in Greece, mainly in Athens, dedicated to contemporary art and new technologies.
The organization aims the collection of experimental proposal of modern artistry at one place and time, supporting free expression, communication and interaction, whereas it presents the applications of new media and technologies in culture. By using as tool diverse forms of creation, it presents alternative ways of «viewing» the urban landscape, perceiving art, as well as new codes of interaction of the latter with modern societies.
Athens Video Art Festival loyal to experimentation and continuous self judgment, as precondition of contemporary arts and time, welcomes 2012 by presenting its eighth official edition.
Following its basic principles, the festival provokes creators to develop their ideas by experimenting upon the platform of new technologies without any kind of conceptual limitation. Artists have the opportunity to submit their art works for the seven categories of its program. More specifically:
Video Art – Animation – Installations - Digital Image – Web Art – Performance - Music
Submissions deadline: 5th April 2012.
For precise information and applications those who are interested can visit the official website of the organization.

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