[spectre] Call. PIKSEL[X] - november 22-25 2012

Piksel infobot info at piksel.no
Fri Jun 15 15:33:12 CEST 2012


November 22-25 2012
Bergen, Norway


Piksel is an international event for artists and developers working with
Free/Libre and Open Source technologies in artistic practice. It is organized in Bergen, 
Norway,and involves participants from more than a dozen countries exchanging ideas, 
coding, presenting art and software projects, doing workshops, performances 
and discussions on the aesthetics and politics of free technologies, free culture & art.

This year Piksel celebrates the 10th anniversary with a series of events throughout the year 
culminating in the PIKSEL[X] festival in November. 



For the exhibition and other parts of the program we currently look for projects in the following categories:

1. Installations

Projects to be included in the exhibitions.
The works must be realized by the use of free and open source technologies.

2. Audiovisual performance

Live art realized by the use of free software and/or open/DIY hardware. 

3. Presentations

Innovative DIY/open hardware and audiovisual software tools or software art
released under a free/open license. (Also includes presentations of artistic
projects realized using free/open technologies.)

4. Workshops

Hands on workshops utilizing free software and/or open/DIY hardware for
artistic use.

5. PikselSavers

Video and software art based on the screensaver format – short audiovisual (non)narratives made for endless looping. Possible thematic fields includes but are not limited to: sustainable resource allocation, renewable technologies, energy harvesting, fair trade hardware, free content, open access, DIY economy, shared development.
The works must be realized by the use of free/open source technologies.


!!!!!!!!!! Deadline - august 15. 2012 !!!!!!!!!!

Please use the online submit form at:

or send documentation material - preferably as a URL to online
documentation with images/video to piksel12 (AT) piksel.no


PIKSEL[X] is organized in cooperation with Galleri 3,14, KNIPSU and USF.
Supported by the Municipality of Bergen, Arts Council Norway, PNEK and others.

more info: www.piksel.no

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