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ONLINE EXHIBITION

call for works

FROM 11 DEC 2023 → to 10 Mar 2024

Call for works

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Theme:
Ludic Aesthetics ( ) {

We invite artists, academics, researchers, professionals, and creators to submit individual or collective works reflecting Ludic Aesthetics as a role in developing creativity in computation and coding. How can playfulness provoke new and unpredictable aesthetics, opening up possible realities, representations, and immersive bodily experiences?

01. Requirements

→ Submissions should be made via online form: https://forms.gle/AE3SWA79ijaNLuB6A

→ The proposals must be accompanied by an abstract of up to 300 words comprising a brief presentation of the formal, conceptual and technical aspects of the work, and highlighting its alignment to the theme of the call: Ludic Aesthetics. The description must be in English language;

→ The submitted work can use any programming language or creative coding environment, either for the production or the final generation of the work.

→ Authors should provide a stable link for the selection committee can access the files/materials/documents related to their proposal (e.g., GitHub, Dropbox, Google Drive). This link must be active during the entire period of the selection process.

→ The materials/documentation submitted must be representative of the proposal. Please keep in mind that this content may be used for the online exhibition.

→ Submission is free of charge and authors can submit a maximum of 2 proposals.

→ Tools, applications, or interactive pieces must run on an online environment, or must be documented with enough detail and information to publish it in on an online webpage. If it requires additional hardware, requirements or libraries, the necessary information must be clearly conveyed.

02. Guidelines

→ Submissions can propose alternative ways (sound, tactile, haptic) of approaching the theme of the exhibition and use any type of materials, techniques or content (illustrations, sounds, types, words, photography, etc.).

→ Submissions can include static media, such as posters or photographic sets, and/or dynamic media such as video, interactive or performance projects.

→ Work-in-progress are also welcome. In such cases, a functional version or visual documentation of the work compatible with an online exhibition must be submitted. The information that the submission is a work in progress must be included in the abstract of your proposal.

03. Main evaluation criteria

→ Quality (formal and conceptual), coherence, and originality of the submission;

→ Presentation of any sort of dialogue or articulation with the theme “Ludic Aesthetics”;

→ Format of the materials and/or documents presented and its potential suitability for an online exhibition.

Upon good reception of the materials, the selection committee may require authors to present additional elements to validate or assess their submission.

04. Important dates

→ Deadline: Sunday, 25 Feb 2024

A few authors of accepted proposals may be invited to do a short online presentation artist talk of 15 minutes during the PCD event on May 02 (TBA).