[Reader-list] [Announcements] Call For Entries - MACHINISTA 2004

Simon Yuill simon at lipparosa.org
Wed Jan 28 15:21:54 IST 2004

Call For Entries -  DEADLINE: 28th February 2004

Submissions for the following three themes are
welcomed in all media.

1. "Art from the Machine: gleams of the inhuman"
Works created completely or mostly by a machine or an
artificial intelligence system.

2. "Artists Against Machinic Standards"
Breaking, destroying, hacking, unexpected
(non-utilitarian?) usage of customary programs as an
art experiment.

3. "Full-Screen Robovision"
Moving image works (experimental/scientific imaging,
audiovisual code, short films, animation and VJ mixes)
illustrating "the world as seen by machines" see
http://www.machinista.org for more details and to

(Deadline: 28th February 2004)

Machinista is a yearly unmediated open-submission
online exhibition.

Creative and technological practices including visual
and software art, science and design projects, moving
image, experimental music and performance are featured
in various scales and stages of development ranging
from documentation of prototypes and exploratory
installations to fully operational systems.

In 2003 there were 128 submissions featured in
Machinista plus offline events in Moscow and Perm in
the Urals.

An offline festival each year in a different host city
showcases key entries to the online exhibition.
Participants in www.machinista.org are commissioned to
travel and present/ exhibit/install/ perform to wide
audiences.  This year, Machinista talkes place in
Glasgow, Scotland on the weekend of May 7-9 2004 with
some additional events later in the year in Perm,

Machinista 2004
Machinista 2003
htttp://www.machinista.ru  (Russian)
http://www.machinista.ru/en (English)

*Supported by the Scottish Arts Council & CCA Glasgow
(please forward)

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