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Athens Digital Arts Festival is launching the ONLINE era

The 16th international festival for digital arts of Greece, Athens Digital Arts Festival (ADAF), the pioneer longest living institution dedicated to digital culture in the country (est.2005), is evolving and launching an ONLINE version.

Since the new era is here, the international festival for digital arts in Greece, Athens Digital Arts Festival has decided that its 16th edition titled Technotribalism, will be presented also online. One exclusively online edition, the first one in Greece, titled ADAF ONLINE | Technotribalism, will take place from the beginning of July till September and will be accessible to everyone through the internet.

Under this framework, all artists will be able to submit applications till the 1st of June, evolving the Technotribalism idea to an online version. ADAF ONLINE will host pieces from Video Art, Animation, VR (360 video), Performances, Web Art, Games, Digital Image, talks, workshops, ADAF Kids for Children & their Parents, and Festivals of the world that are eligible to be presented digitally. All applications that have been collected by the festival till now as well as the ones it will receive till the 1st of June, will be taken under consideration for the activities of the 16th edition. Artists that will be chosen for the online festival will be notified promptly after the closure of the applications to discuss details about the digital presentation of their pieces. Artists that will not be contacted promptly does not mean that are not selected for ADAF 2020 | Technotribalism, as more selections will follow for the rest of our 16th edition activities.

The festival theme “Technotribalism”, is more evident than ever in the COVID era, where every biometric and every scientific piece of data is a of vital importance as well as every digital footprint feeds the hunger of social distancing. The Festival with it’s thematic seeks to promote collectivity and openness towards knowledge, art, science as fundamental pillars upon we shall built our new data driven world.

We wish you all to stay strong, and we hope you are as excited as we are about our new endeavours. We shall not stop here, ADAF longing for physical contact with its audience has found a way, led by cutting edge technology, to safely merge the digital with the physical space. Stay tuned to learn about the ways you can experience Athens through ADAF phygital soon… because after all we are the Techonotribe.

Applications online here – http://2020.adaf.gr/