OPEN CALL FOR URBAN MEDIA ART PROPOSALS
Deadline: September 15, 2017
Urban Media Art Academy Bangkok is conceived as a networked academy that investigates and intermediates “What Urban Media Art Can Do - why when where and how?”– for people, communities, society, our cities and future environments. The Academy acts as a networked platform for facilitating programs and inquiries for knowledge, learning and practice with urban media art. The Academy is founded and directed by Susa Pop and Tanya Toft and developed in collaboration with the Goethe-Institut Thailand.This open call continues the Urban Media Art Academy Bangkok, which took place from April 23-26, 2017.
The open call invites for urban media artwork ideas and concepts developed for Bangkok under the theme “Emotional Transitions”.Under the theme, this call invites artworks that may reveal or facilitate emotional transitions in the urban context. The theme speaks to concrete situations of transition that are simultaneously moments of time and transformation – of the city and of the human being – from one mood to another or from one state of self to another.
12 proposals will be selected by an international jury for further development at a workshop from November 17-19, 2017 during the Bangkok Design Festival 2017.
Deadline of application: September 15, 2017
Selection announcement: October 15, 2017
Workshop: November 17-19, 2017
For more information:
Contact: Mr. Karin Pantavaree
Tel.: + 66 2108 8234