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C/Sensor-ed Scape@TWS

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Kentaro Taki takes part in
a group show "C/Sensor-ed Scape"
date:15 April -28 May 2017
(close 17, 24 April, 1, 8, 15, 22, May) 
venue: Tokyo Wonder Site Hongo, Tokyo

Taki shows his latest video installation piece "unNeighborly".
http://www.tokyo-ws.org/english/hongo/index.html
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OPEN CALL:Videoart exhibition, UK

OPEN CALL: TRANSITIONAL STATESINTERNATIONAL VIDEO ART EXHIBITION:

Calling for videos or performances for video that explore hormones, medical technologies, sexuality, gender and body modifications.
DEADLINE: 31 MARCH 2017

details to ask :
http://www.cuntemporary.org/open-call-transitional-states/
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Call for entries, 25FPS festival, Zagreb

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25 FPS Festival is inviting new films to apply for the International Competition of the 2017 edition taking place in Zagreb between September 28th and October 1st.
Filmmakers, artists, producers and distributors should submit films completed after 1st of January 2015 and not longer than 60 minutes. Deadline for submissions is 31st of May 2017. Before filling out entry form, check all-important and easy to read Festival Regulations. details to ask to 25FPS festival.
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Call for videoart, festival from Bogotá (Colombia)


Call for submissions: OXYGEN – FRAGMENTED CITIES+IDENTITIES
International Architecture, Video Art, Painting, Photography, Installation and Performing Art Festival Extended deadline: October 22, 2016

International Architecture, Video Art, Painting, Photography, Installation and Performing Art Festival, that will be hosted in Bogotá (Colombia), at Jorge Jurado Gallery, from November 19 to December 19, 2016.

details are on its LIQUID
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Call for submission, 8th Cairo Video Festival

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CALL FOR SUBMISSION   8th Cairo Video Festival   Video Art & Experimental Film

Medrar for Contemporary Art is accepting applications for the 8th Cairo Video Festival, which will take place in February, 2017. Initiated by the Cairo-based artist initiative Medrar for Contemporary Art in 2005, this festival continues its focus on providing a platform for sharing and discussing newly produced high concept/low-budget experimental videos and films. Based on a call for works by emerging artists, the festival program takes the format of a concise series of video screenings, accompanied by talks and discussions with active video-makers and curators to tackle some of the key themes and issues presented in the works Check out the previous edition http://www.medrar.org/7thcvf/

Deadline for submission: 30th September 2016
Details are on official web site: 8th Cairo Video Festival   Video Art & Experimental Film
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Call for residence artist, Light Cone (Paris, France)

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Light Cone (Paris, France) has just announced a call for projects for the second session of 2016 of the Atelier 105 video post-production residencies addressed to experimental filmmakers.

The deadline for submissions is June 30, 2016 and the selected projects will be announced on July 15, 2016.

details and ask to : Light Cone :film maker residence
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Call for entries: Hors Pistes Tokyo/Kyoto 2016

OPEN CALL of upcoming festival Hors Pistes Tokyo/Kyoto 2016. We are looking for challenging works made in Japan and Asia. The selected works will be screened as part of the festival in Tokyo in September and Kyoto in October 2016.
Deadline - 25th July, 2016
Details for entries are on Hors Pistes Tokyo/Kyoto 2016
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Call for Entries; Now&After, held in Moscow, Russia

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Video artists from all over the world are invited to submit their works for the sixth edition of International Video Art Festival Now&After. International Video Art Festival Now&After is annualy held in Moscow, Russia. Now&After is traditionally hosted by a museum. During few weeks a festival program is demonstrated as an integrated multi-channel video installation. Now&After'16 period: 29 October – 29 November 2016 Organizer - Media Art Centre Now&After Venue: The State Darwin Museum, Vavilova st. 57, Moscow SUBMISSION -
Deadline: July 15, 2016
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OPEN SITE - Open call program by TWS

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TWS-Tokyo Wonder Site welcomes all genres and cross-genre project proposal offering our updated support structure. We covet your plan strongly motivated to present new sensation by making free use of the space at TWS Hongo!! more information is here.
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Call for Work; KLEX 2016@Malaysia

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Call for entries; experimental film and video

The 7th edition of KLEX is looking for submissions! This year, our theme is “SPARK”. Use it as a hint or a source of inspiration and imagination. We’re awaiting your new work, starting from NOW! 
KLEX 2016: SPARK Festival Dates: late November 2016
Call Submission Deadline: 30 May 2016 
Entry Form: http://www.klexfilmfest.com 
facebook site

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25FPS@Zagreb Call for Entries!

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25FPS Festival is inviting new films to apply for the International Competition programme of the 2016 edition from 29th of September to 2nd of October. 
Expressive original concepts, progresses in terms of theme, idea and aesthetics, as well as works that perpetuate the tradition of avant-garde and experimental film.  Filmmakers, film artists, producers and distributors should submit films that are completed after 1st of January 2014 and not longer than 60 minutes. Deadline for submissions is 31st of May 2016. Before filling out entry form, check out valuable and easy to read Festival Regulations.
entry form
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Call for entries; TIVA/Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition

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dead line 30 April 2016. please ask details to 、TIVA/Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition.

In the year 1999, Hong-Gah Museum was established by Mr. Andrew Chew, the chairman of Chew’s Culture Foundation with the principle to promote contemporary and new media arts in Taiwan and also to serve as a multi-functional exhibition venue. Hong-Gah Museum continue to receive high acknowledgements in the fields of arts and cultures, including the 2013 National Cultural Benefactor Award from the Council for Cultural Affairs of Taiwan and 2014 The 17th Taipei Culture Award from Department Of Cultural Affairs, Taipei City Government.

Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition is a biennial event with the year 2016 being the 5th exhibition. Selected artists with works pertaining to this year’s exhibition " Negative Horizon " will be invited by the curators to participate in the exhibition. In addition, an international open entry will be conducted to select works suitable for the exhibition.

entry details are here.
http://www.twvideoart.org/tiva_16/regulation.html

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Taka iimura won a prize of Special Achievement, Japan Media Arts Festival 2016!

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Taka iimura was awarded Special Achievement prize ofJapan Media Arts Festival 2016. iimura lead mediaart scene from 1960's, and created various experimental film and video, on his performance and installation pieces. Congratulations!

offical web site;Japan Media Arts Festival 2016


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the meeting for the study group of Video Art
guest: Chris Meigh-Andrews

[related event
]the meeting for the study group of Video Art -vol.13

12 Oct. (mon.) 17:00-19:30
Venue:co-lab Shibuya 2F meeting room3 (Udagawacho 42-6, Shibuyaku, Tokyo) http://www.vctokyo.org/en/2012/01/vctokyo-office.html

(front door is locked, please call me with number below, if you’re later to come.)

Theme:"The emergence of early artists' video in Europe & the USA and its’ relationship to broadcast TV"

For researching and study meeting of video art, this time we will invite Chris Meigh-Andrews, a media artist and a researcher from England. Meigh-Andrews introduces British video art history and also his own activities, based on his book, A History of Video Art(published by Sangensha, 2013).

(capacity of room is 20 people, and for references/hand outs, please tell us your presence before the day. )

Guest panelist: Chris Meigh-Andrews (Emeritus Professor of Electronic & Digital Art at the University of Central Lancashire, Visiting Professor at the Centre for Moving Image Research in the Faculty of Arts)

http://www.meigh-andrews.com/
http://www.sangensha.co.jp/Author/author-Meigh-Andrews_Chris.htm
(publishing information in Japanese)

contact: Kentaro Taki Videoart Center Tokyo
c/o Co-lab Shibuya, Udagawacho 42-6, Shibuyaku, Tokyo
O8O-4355-1721
Japanese information in JASIAS is here
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Call for artists: Pixels of Identities,Texas | USA

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Call for artists: Pixels of Identities, Texas | USA
It's LIQUID International Art Show
Deadline: September 18, 2015  It's LIQUID Group, in collaboration with International ArtExpo and the South Campus Carillon Gallery of Tarrant County College, is selecting all interesting photography, painting, video-art, installation and performance art works to include in the next 2015 exhibition.

Please ask for details to desk of Pixels of Identities
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Video and Before: Five Japanese Pioneers, N.Y.

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ヴィデオアートのパイオニアの作品がNYで上映されます。VCTokyoはプログラム作成に協力しました。

Video and Before: Five Japanese Pioneers
Friday, September 11, 2015 6:30pm 8:00pm
Video and Before: Five Japanese Pioneers Works by Takahiko Iimura, Toshio Matsumoto, Ko Nakajima, Katsuhiro Yamaguchi, and Fujiko Nakaya

*Image: Still from Ko Nakajima, What is Photography?, 1976. Courtesy the artist

Date: Friday, September 11, 6:30 pm
Location: NYU Silver Center, Room 301 (enter at 32 Waverly Place)
Duration: 75 minutes screening + 15 minutes talk
Selected by: Ann Adachi (Collaborative Cataloging Japan), Christophe Charles (Musashino Art University), and Hirofumi Sakamoto (Wakkanai Hokusei Gakuen University/Postwar Japan Moving Image Archive) Technical Support, in part by: Hirofumi Sakamoto; Christophe Charles; Collaborative Cataloging Japan; and Kentaro Taki, VIDEOART CENTER Tokyo
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VIDEOs -Critical Dreams-@MORI YU GALLERY, Kyoto

[related artist info]
5 artists' group show "VIDEOs -Critical Dreams-" will be held in MORI YU GALLERY, Kyoto. 

artists: Kentaro TAKI, Masayuki KAWAI, Ryota HAMASAKI, Shuhei NISHIYAMA, Sung Nam HAN

22 Aug.(sat. )-20 Sep.(sun.) 2015
open:12:00-19:00, (close Mon. Tue. and national holiday)

venue: MORI YU GALLERY
tel:075-950-5230 fax:075-950-5240
http://www.moriyu-gallery.com/


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LISFF 2015 CALL FOR ENTRIES


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A few weeks before 2015 comes to a close, Leuven International Short Film Festival is celebrating its 21th edition. Leuven Short Film Fest is the yearly 'place to be' in December for film professionals in the Benelux and abroad and is, as Academy Award Qualifying festival since 2012, the main Belgian gateway to one of the most renowned award ceremonies worldwide.  The festival will take place from November 27 till December 5, 2015 in different venues in the beautiful medieval city of Leuven. The festival program consists of more than 120 screenings in +5 venues. The program contains live action films, animated shorts, music videos, short films for children and non-narrative shorts.

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Open Call:7th Cairo Video Festival Video Art & Experimental Films

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CALL FOR SUBMISSION  
7th Cairo Video Festival; Video Art & Experimental Films

Deadline for submission: 31st May 2015 

Medrar for Contemporary Art is accepting applications for the 7th Cairo Video Festival, which will take place in December 2015.  Initiated by the Cairo-based artist initiative Medrar for Contemporary Art in 2005, this festival continues its focus on providing a platform for sharing and discussing newly produced high concept/low-budget experimental videos and films. Based on a call for works by emerging artists, the festival program takes the format of a concise series of video screenings, accompanied by talks and discussions with active video-makers and curators to tackle some of the key themes and issues presented in the works. details and official web site is here.
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Open call from Indonesia, O.K. Video

okvideo2015.jpgORDE BARU OK. Video – Indonesia Media Arts Festival 2015 invites creators from all over the world to send in their artwork as well as art projects with various approaches of artistic presentation: time-based (video, film, and performance); installations, single channel or multi-channel; sound art; digital imaging; online art / 2013 – 2015 production / Deadline 30 April 2015 / Registration is free!

submit your work!
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Call for entries! – Hors Pistes Tokyo 2015

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2015 is the year of 10th anniversary of Hors Pistes, and 5th of Hors Pistes Tokyo!  The situation of moving image has been changing rapidly. To seek further new forms and styles of filmic expression, Hors Pistes Tokyo will challenge to expand the existing framework of screenings/projections.  We are pleased to announce OPEN CALL of upcoming festival Hors Pistes Tokyo 2015, which will be held in Tokyo in June.  We look forward to receiving your flexible and expandable works.    

Deadline  -31th March  2015

details are on Hors Pistes Tokyo official website
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Call for Entries: HYBRID EFFECTS, Milan (Italy)

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Deadline: March 25, 2015 It’s LIQUID Group and International ArtExpo, in collaboration with VALORIZZAZIONI CULTURALI | ART-EVENTS, are selecting all interesting architecture and design projects, photo works, experimental video-art works and performance art works to include in the next 2015 exhibition:

ask to /details are on official WEBSITE
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OPEN CALL : ARTIST RESIDENCY - CITÉ INTERNATIONALE DES ARTS

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OPEN CALL : ARTIST RESIDENCY - CITÉ INTERNATIONALE DES ARTS - PARIS, FRANCE -
details and ask to here DEADLINE MARCH 31, 2015 
The proposed residency is organized with the support of the City of Paris within its residenciesʼ program at the Cité internationale des Arts.  Visuals artists, choreographers, video makers, circus artists, performers, any creator involved in the search for new forms of expression. Artists who develop an approach in relation to human, social and economic contexts. All candidates whose personal approach is consistent with Pépinières européennes’ concept: "encounter and joint production."  For 20 years, Pépinières européennes pour jeunes artistes have been developing mobility, dissemination and co-production programs with more than 240 places of artistic creation and dissemination in 35 countries in Europe and internationally. They aim at promoting the mobility and accompanying the profesionalization of a young generation of artists and creators involved in transdisciplinary productions on the European and International scene.  Dates of the stay : From May 1st to June 30th 2015

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Final call for entries; the 8th International Mediafestival

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the 8th International Mediafestival
13th-15th march 2015, in Villingen-Schwenningen (Germany)
see details on official web site!
www.medienfestival.net/en
deadline:8th january, 2015
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call for entries;Kurzfimtage Oberhausen 2015

csm_keyvisual_en_210x105-1_dcee9f296b_0.jpgfrom Kurzfimtage Oberhausen, Germany.
Call for Entries  The next edition of our Festival will take place from 30 April to 5 May 2015.  Works of all genres and formats may be submitted. International productions may not exceed a length of 35 minutes (German productions may not exceed 45 minutes). All productions must have been completed after 1 January 2014!
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