Vicente Matallana
Since the beginning
Works in Madrid, Massachusetts Spain

BIO
[[http://laagencia.org/:Vicente Matallana]] is director and founder of LaAgencia, an independent new media art production company created in 1998 in Madrid (ES). Its mandate is to respond to the new structural needs required by the incorporation of new technologies in art. LaAgencia is engaged in programmes and projects all over Spain, Europe, USA and Latin America, focused on new media art as an alternative paradigm of research and knowledge. LaAgencia has been collaborating with ARCO since 1999, and is currently in charge of the technical coordination of EXPANDED-BOX (the new media art section at ARCO). LaAgencia is also responsible for developing and managing the programmes organised by ARCO related to new media art, such as the ARCO-BEEP Electronic Art Prize and the Arte 2.0 Competition of Ideas organised by Vocento, as well as sponsorship and technological alliances. As a production company, LaAgencia is a forerunner in the field of new media art collaborating with major organisations and artists. It is presently engaged in the production of the exhibition “Máquinas y Almas” for Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain. Vicente Matallana is also a teacher and lecturer and regularly publishes articles. He has been a member of the editorial board of the ARCO-News magazine. He also regularly sits on international juries, seminars and committees for new media art. http://laagencia.org/
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OPPORTUNITY

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO


Deadline:
Sun Jan 31, 2010 00:00

(Spanish below)

LAST CALL!! OPEN CALL ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO Third Edition - PRIZE 15.000€
http://www.vocento.com/en/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php

////// DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES IS THE 31ST JANUARY 2010 !! //////

ADITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE WINNER OF ARCO-VOCENTO PROJECT 2009:
http://laagencia.org/CSDVA_WAAP.pdf

Competition
ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO
The art of exhibiting art online. Third Edition.

Open call for proposals by VOCENTO in collaboration with ARCOmadrid 2010 International Contemporary Art Fair, Madrid.

VOCENTO and ARCOmadrid announce a competition of ideas to provide art galleries with web solutions, and to provide opportunities to enhance their online presence and networking potential.

The competition wishes to respond to the shifting context of online environments -- from Web 2.0 to Web 3.0 and beyond -- and to draw attention to the dynamic potential of the web as a research, production and presentation platform for the specific context of art.

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO invites individual and collaborative proposals by programmers, software engineers, designers and artists alike, that combine creative and critical thinking, technical solutions with practical competence.

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO aims to enable the development of a powerful tool or web environment for art context, and to promote creative, original, innovative and speculative thinking in a fast developing field, reflecting new social sensibilities and art’s ability to surprise.

Total award is 15.000 euros.

For further information about the ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition, http://www.vocento.com/en/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php or please get in contact with:

LaAgencia
Vicente Matallana
Tel: (34) 91 366 8821
E-mail: Arte_Web-VOCENTO@laagencia.org

ULTIMA LLAMADA!! CONVOCATORIA ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO Tercera Edición
PREMIO 15.000€
http://www.vocento.com/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php

////// FECHA LIMITE INSCRIPCION 31 DE ENERO DE 2010 !! //////

INFORMACION ADICIONAL ACERCA DEL GANADOR DEL PROYECTO ARCO-VOCENTO 2009:
http://laagencia.org/CSDVA_WAAP.pdf

CONCURSO DE IDEAS ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO: el Arte de Presentar Arte Online
Tercera Edición

Convocado por VOCENTO en colaboración con la feria de Arte Contemporáneo ARCOmadrid 2010, Madrid.

VOCENTO y ARCOmadrid anuncian un concurso de ideas para dotar a las galerias de arte de soluciones web, y para proveer oportunidades para aumentar tanto su presencia online como su potencial de networking

El concurso se sitúa en el contexto evolutivo de la web 2.0 a la web 3.0 y en adelante, proponiendo un pensamiento especulativo y experimental en el potencial del entorno de la web como un buscador, una plataforma de producción y presentación para el contexto específico de arte.

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO invita a obtener propuestas tanto individuales como colaboraciones por parte de programadores, ingenieros de software, diseñadores y artirtas, que combinen una forma de pensamiento crítica con soluciones prácticas.

ARTE 2.0 y VOCENTO tienen como propósito el desarrollo de una herramienta poderosa o contexto web para promover ideas creativas, originales e innovadoras en un campo que se desarrolla rápidamente, reflejando nuevas sensibilidades sociales y habilidades artísticas sorprendentes.

Dotado con 15.000 euros

Para cualquier información adicional o consultas sobre el Concurso de ideas Arte 2.0 VOCENTO, http://www.vocento.com/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php o póngase en contacto con:

LaAgencia
Vicente Matallana
Tel: (34) 91 366 8821
E-mail: Arte_Web-VOCENTO@laagencia.org


OPPORTUNITY

REMINDER!! OPEN CALL ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO Third Edition - PRIZE 15.000€


Deadline:
Sun Jan 31, 2010 00:00

Location:
Spain

REMINDER!! OPEN CALL ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO Third Edition - PRIZE 15.000€

////// DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES IS THE 31ST JANUARY 2010 !! //////


ADITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE WINNER FO ARCO-VOCENTO PROYECT 2009:
http://laagencia.org/CSDVA_WAAP.pdf

Competition
ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO
The art of exhibiting art online. Third Edition.


Open call for proposals by VOCENTO in collaboration with ARCOmadrid 2010 International Contemporary Art Fair, Madrid.

VOCENTO and ARCOmadrid announce a competition of ideas to provide art galleries with web solutions, and to provide opportunities to enhance their online presence and networking potential.

The competition wishes to respond to the shifting context of online environments -- from Web 2.0 to Web 3.0 and beyond -- and to draw attention to the dynamic potential of the web as a research, production and presentation platform for the specific context of art.

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO invites individual and collaborative proposals by programmers, software engineers, designers and artists alike, that combine creative and critical thinking, technical solutions with practical competence.

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO aims to enable the development of a powerful tool or web environment for art context, and to promote creative, original, innovative and speculative thinking in a fast developing field, reflecting new social sensibilities and art’s ability to surprise.

Total award is 15.000 euros.

Description


VOCENTO and ARCOmadrid invite proposals for innovative and experimental online platforms or effective web tools to foster and stimulate the presence, exhibition, communication and management of art on the Internet. The selected proposal will be awarded with a production budget of 15,000 euros (taxes included) to realize the project.

The competition wishes to encourage research in the field of social technologies and artistic practice, and more specifically to identify current needs and provide suitable solutions for art galleries and art market more generally in the context of the Internet. The intention behind the competition is to enhance communication and exchange between the field of art and wider society.

The proposal - a complete web concept, environment or a tool - shall offer an application to be implemented by individual art galleries and / or ARCO Fair.
The said web must have a self maintenance or the artist might have to compromise to deal with the evolution of the web during the first year

The winning proposal will be selected by an international Jury, made up of two experts in the field of art and technology: Dr. Joasia Krysa (KURATOR/University of Plymouth, UK), CSDVA (winner of the 2009 edition with the project WAAP, Croatia) and a representative of VOCENTO (Spain). LaAgencia will act as coordinator of the award and jury secretary.

•Production of the award-winning proposal has to be completed in a maximum period of nine months. Once produced, a complete web concept, or environment, or tool, will be freely distributed for implementation by the participant galleries at ARCOmadrid´s 2010 edition and the galleries participating at ARCOmadrid´s 2011 edition.

•Notification of the winner date: 19th February 2010.

•The Award prize of the winning proposal will receive a total of 15.000 euros budget (taxes included).

Conditions for entry to participate:

•The competition ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO is open to any individual or group, of any nationality or legal entity. It is an open and international award contest.
•The proposal must be submitted through an online application form available on the dedicated ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO’s website at http://www.vocento.com/en/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php

•Proposals sent by e-mail, post or any other way will not be accepted.

•Each individual or group is allowed to submit only one proposal. In case of the submission of more than one proposal, only the first proposal will be considered.

•Applications for the ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition can be submitted in English or Spanish. We highly recommend submitting bilingual versions of the proposal.

•The participating proposals must be for projects realizable for the value of the prize money, i.e. €15,000 (including taxes), within a maximum production period of nine months from the date of the Jury’s decision.
•The Jury reserves the right to accept or reject any of the projects, and its decision is final.
•Accepting the prize implies the transfer of property rights of the awarded project to VOCENTO, after the termination of its free distribution among art galleries participating at ARCOmadrid 2010 and those taking part in the 2011 edition. VOCENTO agrees not to commercialize nor distribute it in any other form than that described. After two years VOCENTO may make the project available to the public under the license CreativeCommons, Attribution 2.5 Spain.
APPLICATIONS
•Opening date for applications to ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition is the 1st December 2009 at 17:00 hours (GMT+1) through the Call for Proposals website.

•Deadline for applications to ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition is the 31st January 2010 at 17:00 hours (GMT+1) through the Call of Proposals website.

•The application form and guidelines will be available from 1st December 2009 ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO’s website at the proposal must be submitted through an online application form available on the dedicated ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO’s website at http://www.vocento.com/en/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php

For further information about the ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition, please get in contact with:

LaAgencia
Vicente Matallana
Tel: (34) 91 366 8821
E-mail: Arte_Web-VOCENTO@laagencia.org


OPPORTUNITY

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO The art of exhibiting art online. Third Edition.


Deadline:
Sun Jan 31, 2010 00:00

Competition
ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO
The art of exhibiting art online. Third Edition.


Open call for proposals by VOCENTO in collaboration with ARCOmadrid 2010 International Contemporary Art Fair, Madrid.

VOCENTO and ARCOmadrid announce a competition of ideas to provide art galleries with web solutions, and to provide opportunities to enhance their online presence and networking potential.

The competition wishes to respond to the shifting context of online environments -- from Web 2.0 to Web 3.0 and beyond -- and to draw attention to the dynamic potential of the web as a research, production and presentation platform for the specific context of art.

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO invites individual and collaborative proposals by programmers, software engineers, designers and artists alike, that combine creative and critical thinking, technical solutions with practical competence.

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO aims to enable the development of a powerful tool or web environment for art context, and to promote creative, original, innovative and speculative thinking in a fast developing field, reflecting new social sensibilities and art’s ability to surprise.

Total award is 15.000 euros.

Description

VOCENTO and ARCOmadrid invite proposals for innovative and experimental online platforms or effective web tools to foster and stimulate the presence, exhibition, communication and management of art on the Internet. The selected proposal will be awarded with a production budget of 15,000 euros (taxes included) to realize the project.

The competition wishes to encourage research in the field of social technologies and artistic practice, and more specifically to identify current needs and provide suitable solutions for art galleries and art market more generally in the context of the Internet. The intention behind the competition is to enhance communication and exchange between the field of art and wider society.

The proposal - a complete web concept, environment or a tool - shall offer an application to be implemented by individual art galleries and / or ARCO Fair.

The winning proposal will be selected by an international Jury, made up of two experts in the field of art and technology: Dr. Joasia Krysa (KURATOR/University of Plymouth, UK), CSDVA (winner of the 2009 edition with the project WAAP, Croatia) and a representative of VOCENTO (Spain). LaAgencia will act as coordinator of the award and jury secretary.

•Production of the award-winning proposal has to be completed in a maximum period of nine months. Once produced, a complete web concept, or environment, or tool, will be freely distributed for implementation by the participant galleries at ARCOmadrid´s 2010 edition and the galleries participating at ARCOmadrid´s 2011 edition.

•Notification of the winner date: 19th February 2010.

•The Award prize of the winning proposal will receive a total of 15.000 euros budget (taxes included).

Conditions for entry to participate:

•The competition ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO is open to any individual or group, of any nationality or legal entity. It is an open and international award contest.
•The proposal must be submitted through an online application form available on the dedicated ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO’s website at http://www.vocento.com/en/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php

•Proposals sent by e-mail, post or any other way will not be accepted.

•Each individual or group is allowed to submit only one proposal. In case of the submission of more than one proposal, only the first proposal will be considered.

•Applications for the ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition can be submitted in English or Spanish. We highly recommend submitting bilingual versions of the proposal.

•The participating proposals must be for projects realizable for the value of the prize money, i.e. €15,000 (including taxes), within a maximum production period of nine months from the date of the Jury’s decision.
•The Jury reserves the right to accept or reject any of the projects, and its decision is final.
•Accepting the prize implies the transfer of property rights of the awarded project to VOCENTO, after the termination of its free distribution among art galleries participating at ARCOmadrid 2010 and those taking part in the 2011 edition. VOCENTO agrees not to commercialize nor distribute it in any other form than that described. After two years VOCENTO may make the project available to the public under the license CreativeCommons, Attribution 2.5 Spain.
APPLICATIONS
•Opening date for applications to ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition is the 1st December 2009 at 17:00 hours (GMT+1) through the Call for Proposals website.

•Deadline for applications to ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition is the 31st January 2010 at 17:00 hours (GMT+1) through the Call of Proposals website.

•The application form and guidelines will be available from 1st December 2009 ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO’s website at the proposal must be submitted through an online application form available on the dedicated ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO’s website at http://www.vocento.com/en/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php

For further information about the ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition, please get in contact with:

LaAgencia
Vicente Matallana
Tel: (34) 91 366 8821
E-mail: Arte_Web-VOCENTO@laagencia.org


EVENT

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO The art of exhibiting art online


Dates:
Sun Jan 31, 2010 00:00 - Thu Dec 17, 2009

Location:
Spain

Competition
ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO
The art of exhibiting art online. Third Edition.


Open call for proposals by VOCENTO in collaboration with ARCOmadrid 2010 International Contemporary Art Fair, Madrid.

VOCENTO and ARCOmadrid announce a competition of ideas to provide art galleries with web solutions, and to provide opportunities to enhance their online presence and networking potential.

The competition wishes to respond to the shifting context of online environments -- from Web 2.0 to Web 3.0 and beyond -- and to draw attention to the dynamic potential of the web as a research, production and presentation platform for the specific context of art.

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO invites individual and collaborative proposals by programmers, software engineers, designers and artists alike, that combine creative and critical thinking, technical solutions with practical competence.

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO aims to enable the development of a powerful tool or web environment for art context, and to promote creative, original, innovative and speculative thinking in a fast developing field, reflecting new social sensibilities and art’s ability to surprise.

Total award is 15.000 euros.

Description

VOCENTO and ARCOmadrid invite proposals for innovative and experimental online platforms or effective web tools to foster and stimulate the presence, exhibition, communication and management of art on the Internet. The selected proposal will be awarded with a production budget of 15,000 euros (taxes included) to realize the project.

The competition wishes to encourage research in the field of social technologies and artistic practice, and more specifically to identify current needs and provide suitable solutions for art galleries and art market more generally in the context of the Internet. The intention behind the competition is to enhance communication and exchange between the field of art and wider society.

The proposal - a complete web concept, environment or a tool - shall offer an application to be implemented by individual art galleries and / or ARCO Fair.

The winning proposal will be selected by an international Jury, made up of two experts in the field of art and technology: Dr. Joasia Krysa (KURATOR/University of Plymouth, UK), CSDVA (winner of the 2009 edition with the project WAAP, Croatia) and a representative of VOCENTO (Spain). LaAgencia will act as coordinator of the award and jury secretary.

•Production of the award-winning proposal has to be completed in a maximum period of nine months. Once produced, a complete web concept, or environment, or tool, will be freely distributed for implementation by the participant galleries at ARCOmadrid´s 2010 edition and the galleries participating at ARCOmadrid´s 2011 edition.

•Notification of the winner date: 19th February 2010.

•The Award prize of the winning proposal will receive a total of 15.000 euros budget (taxes included).

Conditions for entry to participate:

•The competition ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO is open to any individual or group, of any nationality or legal entity. It is an open and international award contest.
•The proposal must be submitted through an online application form available on the dedicated ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO’s website at http://www.vocento.com/en/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php

•Proposals sent by e-mail, post or any other way will not be accepted.

•Each individual or group is allowed to submit only one proposal. In case of the submission of more than one proposal, only the first proposal will be considered.

•Applications for the ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition can be submitted in English or Spanish. We highly recommend submitting bilingual versions of the proposal.

•The participating proposals must be for projects realizable for the value of the prize money, i.e. €15,000 (including taxes), within a maximum production period of nine months from the date of the Jury’s decision.
•The Jury reserves the right to accept or reject any of the projects, and its decision is final.
•Accepting the prize implies the transfer of property rights of the awarded project to VOCENTO, after the termination of its free distribution among art galleries participating at ARCOmadrid 2010 and those taking part in the 2011 edition. VOCENTO agrees not to commercialize nor distribute it in any other form than that described. After two years VOCENTO may make the project available to the public under the license CreativeCommons, Attribution 2.5 Spain.
APPLICATIONS
•Opening date for applications to ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition is the 1st December 2009 at 17:00 hours (GMT+1) through the Call for Proposals website.

•Deadline for applications to ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition is the 31st January 2010 at 17:00 hours (GMT+1) through the Call of Proposals website.

•The application form and guidelines will be available from 1st December 2009 ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO’s website at the proposal must be submitted through an online application form available on the dedicated ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO’s website at http://www.vocento.com/en/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php

For further information about the ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition, please get in contact with:

LaAgencia
Vicente Matallana
Tel: (34) 91 366 8821
E-mail: Arte_Web-VOCENTO@laagencia.org


OPPORTUNITY

DEADLINE REMINDER!! OPEN CALL ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO Second Edition - PRIZE 15.000€


Deadline:
Sat Jan 31, 2009 00:00

REMINDER!! OPEN CALL ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO Second Edition - PRIZE 15.000€

////// DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS THE 31ST JANUARY 2009 !! //////

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT WINNER PROJECT ARCO-VOCENTO 2008:

http://laagencia.org/NEST_eng.pdf

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Competition ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO: the art of exhibiting art online
Second edition

Open call for proposals by VOCENTO in collaboration with ARCOmadrid 2009 International Contemporary Art Fair, Madrid.

VOCENTO and ARCOmadrid announce a competition of ideas to provide art galleries with web solutions responding to the concept of Web 2.0, and to provide opportunities to enhance their online presence and networking potential.

Total award is 15.000 euros.

Description

VOCENTO and ARCOmadrid invite proposals for innovative and experimental online platforms and effective web tools to foster and stimulate the presence, exhibition, communication and management of art on the Internet. The selected proposal will be awarded with a production budget of 15,000 euros (taxes included) to realize the project.

The competition wishes to encourage research in the field of social technologies and artistic practice, and more specifically to identify current needs and provide suitable solutions for art galleries in the context of the Internet. The solutions will notably benefit communication between art and society.

The proposal, a complete web concept, or environment, or tool, will be an application to be implemented by art galleries.

The winning proposal will be selected by an international Jury, made up of two experts in the field of art and technology: Joasia Krysa (KURATOR/UoP, UK), Robert Lisek, (winner of the 2008 edition with the project NEST) and a representative of VOCENTO (Spain). LaAgencia will act as coordinator of the award and jury secretary.

- Production of the award-winning proposal has to be completed in a maximum period of nine months. Once produced, a complete web concept, or environment, or tool, will be freely distributed for implementation by the participant galleries at ARCOmadrid´s 2009 edition and the galleries participating at ARCOmadrid´s 2010 edition.

- Notification of the winner date: 13th of February 2009.

- The Award prize of the winning proposal will receive a total of 15.000 euros budget (taxes included).

Conditions for entry to participate:

- The competition ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO is open to any individual or group, of any nationality or legal entity. It is an open and international award contest.

- The proposal must be submitted through an online application form available on the dedicated ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO’s website at http://www.vocento.com/en/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php. Proposals sent by e-mail, post or any other way will not be accepted.

- Each individual or group is allowed to submit only one proposal. In case of the submission of more than one proposal, only the first proposal will be considered.

- Applications for the ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition can be submitted in English or Spanish. We highly recommend submitting bilingual versions of the proposal.

- The participating proposals must be for projects realizable for the value of the prize money, i.e. €15,000 (including taxes), within a maximum production period of nine months from the date of the Jury’s decision.

- The Jury reserves the right to accept or reject any of the projects, and its decision is final.

- Accepting the prize implies the transfer of property rights of the awarded project to VOCENTO, after the termination of its free distribution among art galleries participating at ARCOmadrid 2009 and those taking part in the 2010 edition. VOCENTO agrees not to commercialize nor distribute it in any other form than that described. After two years VOCENTO may make the project available to the public under the license CreativeCommons, Attribution 2.5 Spain.

Aplications

- Opening date for applications to ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition is the 1st January 2009 at 17:00 hours (GMT+1) through the Call for Proposals website.

- Deadline for applications to ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition is the 31st January 2009 at 17:00 hours (GMT+1) through the Call of Proposals website.

- The application form and guidelines will be available from 1st January of 2009 ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO’s website at http://www.vocento.com/en/concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php

ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition aims not only to enable the development of a powerful tool or web environment serving art, but also to promote the development of a creative, striking and original environment appropriate to its target, ART, which can express the sensibility of both creators and a dynamic public eager for creative environments.

Therefore, this Call for Proposals is not only a search for efficiency but also for creativity, originality and innovation; for collaborative proposals by programmers, software engineers and artists alike reflecting the new social sensibility, and art’s ability to surprise.

For further information about the ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO competition, please get in contact with:

LaAgencia
Vicente Matallana
Tel: (34) 91 366 8821
E-mail: ArteWeb-VOCENTO@laagencia.org

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CONCURSO DE IDEAS ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO: el arte de presentar arte online

Segunda edición

Convocado por VOCENTO en colaboración con la feria de Arte Contemporáneo ARCOmadrid 2009, Madrid.

VOCENTO en colaboración con ARCOmadrid convoca un concurso de ideas para dotar a las galerías de arte de soluciones en internet optimizadas a sus necesidades bajo el concepto WEB 2.0.

Dotado con 15.000 euros

Descriptivo

VOCENTO y ARCOmadrid convocan este concurso de ideas para desarrollar una plataforma online innovadora y experimental, así como una herramienta eficaz que permita aumentar, dinamizar y agilizar la presencia, exhibición, comunicación y gestión del arte en internet. La propuesta selaccionada se dotará con la cantidad de 15.000 euros (impuestos incluidos) como presupuesto de producción para el desarrollo del proyecto.

Esta convocatoria busca potenciar la investigación específica sobre las necesidades en internet de las galerías de arte y dotar a estas de soluciones adecuadas a sus necesidades; estas soluciones favorecerán de forma notable la comunicación entre el arte y la sociedad.

La propuesta podrá ser una herramienta específica o entorno web completo, realizable y aplicable por parte de las galerías, que facilite la gestión y difusión de la información de las mismas.

El concurso se fallará por decisión de un Jurado formado por especialistas internacionales expertos en los campos de al arte y la tecnología: Joasia Krysa (KURATOR/UoP, Gran Bretaña) y Robert Lisek (ganador de la convocatoria de 2008 con el proyecto NEST, Polonia) y una persona designada por el grupo VOCENTO (España). LaAgencia actuará como secretarios del jurado.

Las propuestas habrán de ser previamente inscritas, por el artista o grupo de colaboración, para poder participar en este Concurso en la web habilitada a tal efecto: http://www.vocento.com/dev_concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php

- La propuesta seleccionada tendrá un plazo de ejecución de 9 meses; una vez realizada este entorno o herramienta será distribuida gratuitamente entre las galerías participantes en ARCOmadrid en la edición de 2009 y entre aquellas que vayan a participar en la edición 2010.

- Proclamación de la propuesta ganadora: 13 de febrero de 2009.

- Dotación del concurso: la propuesta ganadora estará dotada con la cantidad de 15.000 euros, impuestos incluidos.

Condiciones de Participación

- Pueden participar en el Concurso de ideas Arte 2.0 VOCENTO personas y colectivos, independientemente de su identidad jurídica; esta convocatoria es abierta e internacional.

- Las propuestas deben inscribirse online a través del formulario disponible en la web: http://www.vocento.com/dev_concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php. No se aceptarán propuestas enviadas por e-mail, correo ordinario u otros medios.

- Cada persona o colectivo podrá presentar un único proyecto; en caso de inscribir más de uno sólo se considerará el primer proyecto inscrito.

- La inscripción para el Concurso de ideas Arte 2.0 VOCENTO podrá ser realizada en Español o Inglés, se recomienda presentar versiones bilingües supervisadas por los propios autores de la propuesta.

- Los proyectos participantes deberán de ser realizables por la dotación del Concurso, 15.000 euros impuestos incluidos y con un plazo de ejecución de 9 meses desde el fallo del jurado.

- La aceptación de proyectos correrá a cargo del Jurado y será inapelable.

- La aceptación del Premio implica la cesión de la propiedad del proyecto premiado al grupo VOCENTO una vez concluido para su distribución gratuita entre las galerías participantes en ARCOmadrid en la edición de 2009 y entre aquellas que vayan a participar en la edición 2010; VOCENTO se compromete a no comercializar ni distribuir el proyecto por ningún otro medio al descrito. Después de 2 años VOCENTO hará de uso público el proyecto bajo la licencia CreativeCommons, Reconocimiento 2.5 España.

Plazos de Inscripción

- Apertura plazo de inscripción Concurso de ideas Arte 2.0 VOCENTO: 17:00 horas (GMT+1) del 1 de enero de 2009 a través de la web del concurso.

- Fecha límite de inscripción Concurso de ideas Arte 2.0 VOCENTO: 17:00 horas (GMT+1) del 31 de enero de 2009 a través de la web del concurso.

Esta convocatoria busca no sólo posibilitar el desarrollo de una potente herramienta o entorno en internet al servicio del sector del arte, si no potenciar el desarrollo de un entorno creativo, impactante y original acorde con quien se destina, el ARTE, capaz de reflejar la sensibilidad no solo de los creadores sino del público, un publico dinámico que busca entornos en si mismo creativos.

Por ello, no sólo es una búsqueda de eficacia si no también de creatividad, originalidad e innovación; una propuesta generada en colaboración tanto por informáticos como por artistas que refleje la especial sensibilidad del arte, la capacidad de sorprender del arte.

El formulario de inscripción y las bases de la convocatoria estará disponible a partir del 1 de enero 2009 en la web del CONCURSO DE IDEAS ARTE 2.0 VOCENTO http://www.vocento.com/dev_concurso_ideas_arte2_vocento.php

Para cualquier información adicional o consultas sobre el Concurso de ideas Arte 2.0 VOCENTO, póngase en contacto con:

LaAgencia
Vicente Matallana
Tel: (34) 91 366 8821
E-mail: ArteWeb-VOCENTO@laagencia.org