Call for entries
Deadline: 20 August 2010
III International Festival of video art, Camagüey 2010.
Camaguey City, Cuba – 26th to 30th November 2010.
Our Festival allows a chance to present the recient video-art works, the same of young or already consolidated artists. All artists, local or foreign, can participate with no age or sex distinction whatsoever.
If you are interested and you are an indpendent artist it will be a pleasure to count on your participation. We encourage you to prepare a proposal for this Festival III Edition.
This festival is open to all video-art makers around the globe, without age or sex distinctions.
1-Every artist or group of artists will have the choice to submit one or several works, while all works to be sent are originals.
2-Works to participate will be enclosed in the following genres:
• mono-channel or mono-band
• video performance
• video dance
• video installation, (in both of its variants: the video-sculpture and the video-environment; in such a case, it will be the author’s full responsibility to transport and ensemble the piece. The organizing committee will provide the spaces, coordinate all needs and provide the supporting specialized personnel for the ensembling).
3- Art-works will be no topic or time restricted.
4- All works will be presented on disk, in the formats: DVD
5- All works should be sent to:
O R G A N I Z I N G C O M M I T T E E
II INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF VIDEOART
DIR: Horca #194 / Bembeta y Sedano CP: 70 100. Telef. (53) 032 291508 Camaguey – Cuba
email@example.com - firstname.lastname@example.org
together with the already filled-out registration form and also:
A author’s or authors´ professional résumés
B a brief description of the idea or topic resulting in the piece
C photos of the art-work or works – in digital format (JPEG 300 DPI)
Space for discussion and debate
Throughout the festival, an international event for discussion and debate will take place with the participation of all artists, academics and critics invited to the Festival.
Admission of works
1-A jury, designated by the organizing Committee, will be appointed for the admission of the art-works, which will be formed with relevant personalities in the world of arts.
2-The Festival will accept a determine number of selected artists invited to the event. For such a purpose, a small participation fee may be required, so as to cover accommodation, transport and nourishment expenses. Thus, the Committee representing this Festival will have the right of selecting the participating artists, and will also allow the inclusion and participation of other figures invited to the event only when they assume to pay for their full expenses. Any artist in such a position will need to contact the Organizing Committee, previously, to coordinate all choices possible to be accommodated in hotels or city private lodgings (very comfortable not expensive B&B) any other needs. In both of cases, a participation fee of the equivalent to $50.00 cuc which will allow a participation diploma, registration, catalogues, the attendance to conferences, welcome and farewell cocktails, city tour and the participation in the rest of the activities attached to the development of the festival (to be paid at the moment of the registration).
3- All Works, once participating, will be part of the festival records, to be used and exhibited under no commercial interest whatsoever and only for cultural and educational purposes and as part of the itinerant concept the festival provides.
4- The selected works will be announced through the media and the email.
1.It will be granted the Main prize of the Festival, and so many mentions like be considered.
2. they will also be granted several prizes of national and international institutions, consistent in technology, financing and promotion. sponsor institution of the prizes. and will arise from the criteria of the different institution representatives involved.