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Video Media Call

 

VIDEOART & NEW MEDIA AUDIO-VISUAL ART OPEN CALL
Spain and International/ It is left open without restrictions a call to select, by means of a criteria in which will be valued particularly the experimentation, the innovation and the risk, the creations of all those audio-visual and video artists who wish to participate and that their works are part of MADATAC/TRANSMADATAC project.
This project is dedicated to exhibit and promote Video Art and Audio Visual-Art in all its modalities, any processes of image-sound interaction, without exclusion of installations, performances and new media art works, with the aim to disclose to the great public a view of the consolidated artists as well to offer a platform for all those emergent New Media Art artists with a future projection who contribute with renewing proposals, avoid conventional visual language and does not find their place in other art and mass media spaces.

All the received material will enter, unless the authors express the contrary, in the selection for the 9th edition of MADATAC, the Acontemporary Audio-Visual & New Media
Arts Festival, that Transfera Media Arts will organize in January 2018 in Madrid, Spain. This event will serve to prize the best videos and installations among the ones selected by
an international jury.

MADATAC AWARDS .OFFICIAL INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIVE SECTION
Five awards of a cutting-edge sculpture and diplomas, created by the Spanish sculptor Juan Ramón Martín, with the internacional artistic and professional recognition implicit in receiving this already prestigious award, besides forming part of the works selected to represent MADATAC in diverse worldwide special programs and events:
BEST VIDEO ART WORK AWARD
MOST INNOVATIVE INSTALLATION AWARD
MOST PROMISING VIDEO ARTIST AWARD
BEST VISUAL-AURAL INTERACTION AWARD
SPECIAL JURY AWARD
MADATAC NEW MEDIA ART INSTALLATION AWARD

It will consist in the selection and exhibition, during the celebration of MADATAC festival, of one or more New Media Art audiovisual installations presented within the official registration form. .It is understood by works of New Media Art those who make use of new digital technologies medium, including among other digital art, electronic art, robotic art, multimedia art, interactive art and video projection mapping.

The award, in addition to a trophy, with be provided with an endowment of 600€ (six hundred euros) to cover the costs of exhibition, mounting plus transportation of the work and/or of the artist, if his/her presence will be needed for the installation process.

RESIDENCY PRIZE FOR THE PRODUCTION OF AN AUDIOVISUAL WORK
By means of a special jury, MADATAC will select an artist from among all the participants that have submitted a work through the registration form to the International Official Section, and reward him/her with a fellowship in residence at the CASA DE VELÁZQUEZ de Madrid for a period of 1 month during the first half of 2018, as well as a production grant of 1.500€ (a thousand five hundred euros), for the costs of travel, per diem and accomplishment of a work of audiovisual art/video art.

The interested parties must enclose in a separate document the project that will be realized during the residence and a budget detailing the costs. .At the end of the stay, the artist shall deliver three copies from an total edition of five, of the art piece realized during his/her residency, keeping all the rights of the work. Of these three copies, one will become part of MADATAC International Artistic Archive, that reserves the exclusive right to exhibit it in the following edition, while the two remaining copies will be one for the cultural heritage of the CASA DE VELÁZQUEZ, and the other will become part of the collector’s fund that sponsors this production scholarship and whose name will be announced in due course.

CALL FOR AUDIO-VISUAL WORKS TO BE PREMIERED AT THE DOME OF THE MADRID NH EUROBUILDING HOTEL
To participate send works with a duration of 7 to 10 minutes, with a resolution of 960 x 304 and abstract themes, preferably in color, with little presence of white and never as a background color, completed the registration form plus the documentation requested on the call. . Will be chosen the works that best suit the format of the dome and premiere and exhibited there on January and during the year 2018.

CALL FOR HOLOGRAPHIC WORKS TO BE PREMIERED AT THE CINEMA 4D OF THE MADRID NH EUROBUILDING HOTEL
To participate send works with a duration not superior to 10 minutes, with a minimum HD resolution of 1920X1080 and with a free themes, preferably done in 3D animation or similar technique, in color, and rigorously black background, with the regi s t ration form completed plus the documentation requested on the call. Will be chosen the works that best suit the format of the dome and premiere and exhibited there on January and during the year 2018.

AUDIOVISUAL PERFORMANCES CALL
In addition to the announced calls, also is open the selection of audiovisual artists for concerts and Live AV performances (VJing, live cinema, expanded cinema, etc) which will take place during the celebration of MADATAC in Madrid and could be included in the partnership projects that MADATAC is carrying out with different international partner festivals.
To participate it is necessary to submit a completed registration form, plus the material requested on the bases of the call.
Transfera/Madatac will fix with the artist the payment of a fee for the performance.

deadline: 4 September 2017
more info: http://www.madatac.es