30 March 2018

 

CALL FOR PROJECTS
DEADLINE: Wednesday, May 8th, 2018, 5pm

DIGITAL EMERGING ARTISTS’ PROJECT PRESENTATIONS
– LABSESSIONS #14 –

Initiated by the Society for Arts and Technology (SAT) and coordinated by the Conseil québécois des arts médiatiques (CQAM) with the participation of Agence TOPO, Eastern Bloc, Labo NT2, OBORO, Studio XX and Vidéographe, Labsessions invite emerging artists working in the field of digital art to submit a new work-in-progress project for the 14th Labsessions event, taking place on Thursday May 31st 2018, from 5 to 8pm at Studio XX in collaboration with OBORO.

Labsessions aim to support emerging artists working in digital arts, and to give them the opportunity to showcase the work they do. Those events are also a networking place for artists, digital art organizations attendees and for various cultural workers.

Three projects will be selected and each artist will be invited to do a short presentation (or demo) in front of The artists do a short presentation (or demo) in front of a panel of artists-run centers representatives. Following the presentations and question periods, the partner organizations will provide constructive criticism through written commentaries and suggestions which will be sent to the artist later on.

In addition to the Labsessions, partner organizations might offer assistance to their sole discretion; which can take different forms depending on their respective mandate and resources (equipment loan, access to media labs, technical support, consultation or mentorship, access to an activity or a festival, etc.).
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
• You must be a Canadian emerging artist working in the field of digital art;
• Having an innovative project in progress;
• Only one project by edition;
• Meeting the deadline with an application form fully completed (PDF or Word);
• Selected applicants should be ready to present their project to an audience for 15 minutes in English or French (pictures highly recommended).

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
• Artistic quality and originality
• Ability to realize the project
• Possibility of dissemination and impact
• Application quality
Please send your application at info(a)cqam.org
Application Deadline: Tuesday, May 8th, 2018, 5pm

The jury is composed of media arts organizations’ representatives. Only applicants whose projects are selected will be contacted.
Travel expenses will not be covered.

 

Info et contacts

SAT
514 844-2033 poste 214
Labsessions@sat.qc.ca

CQAM
514 527-5116
info@cqam.org

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