Wednesday, September 26th, 2007
ISEA invites submissions to the conference of the International Symposium on Electronic Art 2008 that will be held in Singapore between 25th & 30th July 2008. This symposium consists of three aspects of peer reviewed conference(s), internationally juried exhibition(s) and various in-conjunction and partner events.
The conference, as in previous ISEAs, is expected to bring together artists, theorists, historians, curators and researchers of media arts from around the world to jointly explore the most urgent and exciting questions in the field. The conference is held alongside workshops, courses, exhibitions, performances and other in-conjunction events that will be held for the duration of ISEA2008 from 25th July to August 3rd 2008.
ISEA welcome contributions from creative practitioners and researchers from a variety of disciplines and institutional contexts as media arts benefits from and exemplifies the interdisciplinary linkages between contemporary art, science, technology and their related philosophies, pedagogies and institutional practices.
Call for Papers closes on the 30th of September 2007.
The five themes of ISEA2008 are especially focused on eliciting a wide range of international scholars and artists. The themes are; Locating Media, Wiki Wiki, Ludic Interfaces, Border Transmissions and Reality Jam. For more information visit http://www.isea2008.org/cfp.html.
ISEA or also known as International Symposium on Electronic Arts was initiated in 1988, is the world’ s premier media arts event for the critical discussion and showcase of creative productions applying new technologies in interactive and digital media. Held biannually in various cities throughout the world, this migratory event is being held in Asia for the second time in its history, after Singapore successfully secured this bid.
ANAT is excited to be a part of the ISEA2008 Symposium - more details to be announced soon!