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ANKARA – Indicate Final Conference

The charming city of Ankara will host in mid-october the last Conference of the Indicate project. The EU’s project, with the partecipation of 10 partners from Italy, Egypt, France, Greece, Jordan, Slovenia, Spain and Turkey, has worked on the coordination of policy and best practice regarding the use of e-Infrastructures for digital cultural heritage in countries all around the Mediterranean.
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Technology With Teens

As digital art continues to impact contemporary art, teachers in the United States are finding innovative approaches to design. We recently caught up with Bill Blidy, a high school teacher who began his career with technology and someone who has been “tweaking” the way digital technology can enhance his students’ visions. An interisting interview by our US correspondent James and Maria Huntley. Continue reading


Visual Computing for Cultural Heritage

The tenth appointment of the “Collana di seminari 2012 per la valorizzazione dei risultati della ricerca al Crs4” is scheduled for October 4th , in Cagliari at the Aula Magna of the Faculty of Architecture, on the theme of “Visual computing.” During the seminar the speakers will illustrate the theories, techniques and technologies that enable the effective management, utilization, exploration and 2D and 3D visualization of large amounts of digital data in real time on various types of displays. Continue reading


Biennale finds art in digital media

Korea is hosting 49 artists and group from 20 countries worldwide for an International Media Art Biennale with a wide range of installations, videos and interactive. Mediacity aims to show a multitude of interests that captivates the world of contemporary media art today. Continue reading


88MoCCA WebMuseum of Chinese Contemporary Art

88 MOCCA shows a selection of more than 100 artworks of over 50 Chinese contemporary artists. On the webmuseum the visitor can get a deeper insight into Chinese contemporary art. Videos, interviews, event calendar, ressources, news and e-cards complete the experience. Continue reading


INTERNET FESTIVAL 2012 – Shaping the Future

The future is present, October 4 to 7, 2012 in Pisa. The city is a symbol of the Italian digital age since the first degree course in computers started here in 1969, and over 50 years ago the first calculator was invented in Pisa. So it is a logical location for the 2012 edition of the Internet Festival, an important event to discover and explore the latest tendencies and developments for the future of Internet. Continue reading


VIDEOFORMES 2013 – Video Art and Digital Culture Festival

Submissions are open for Videoformes 2013, a leading European video art and digital culture festival to be held in Clermont-Ferrand in France.
Since its inception in 1984, the festival has defined itself as a permanent observer of the newest evolution in the field, while creating a platform for the interaction of artists and the general public. Continue reading


AKIYOSHI ITO – UNDERWATER DREAMS

Akiyoshi Ito, a sculptor by profession, embarked on a journey without a destination in discovery of the depths of the sea, seeking ‘the essence of life and beauty’. Down there, exploring sea beds of indisputable splendour, he was able to … Continue reading


PARALLAX 2012: Stereoscopic Video Art Festival

Parallax 2012: Call for Participation | Deadline November 04, 2012 Stereoscopic Video Art Festival Venue: 30. 11. 2012 – 2. 12. 2012. Lucerna Theatre, Prague We invite artists and producers to submit their works (feature films, short films, videos, commercials) … Continue reading


Of Sketchbooks and Virtual Reality

“Building virtual environments as an art activity promotes a complex opportunity to investigate the dynamics of perception and communication.” Margaret Dolinsky has been working with virtual environments since 1995, creating interactive art experiences that have been exhibited internationally including China, Japan and Austria. Interview by US correspondents James and Maria Huntley. Continue reading