call: Festival Oodaaq!
Call for entries
Deadline: 15 October 2014
Rennes France – May 2015
Applications have to be sent before October 15 at midnight.
5th Oodaaq Festival
Terms and Conditions :
L’Œil d’Oodaaq is a french non-proft organization that aims to refect on video art and other forms of images in contemporary art : photography, installation, performance, drawing, painting, new media… L’Œil d’Oodaaq will be organizing its ffth Oodaaq Festival in May 2015 in the city of Rennes, France. It will be composed of : exhibitions, screenings, performances, lectures, installations in public space.
The festival mainly aims to present contemporary video works, but is open to every other medium (photography, installation, performance, drawings, painting …) . It intends to carry out a refexion on the notion of poetic and nomadic images.
Applicants can propose up to three artworks. The open call is divided in 2 categories :
□ VIDEO Videos presented in a curated programme along with other videos
□ EXHIBITION Photography, painting, drawing, installation, video installation, new media, performances
Applications are to be sent before October 15 at midnight, exclusively via e-mail , to : firstname.lastname@example.org
Every application has to be sent as a zip fle (named « surname-frst name ») not exceeding 10MB and containing :
•flled out application form
Download the open call
Download the entry form
•for exhibitions : a high-resolution image (300 dpi, named « surname-frst name-title.jpg) + specifcation sheet if necessary
•for videos : a high-resolution image extracted from the video (300 dpi, named « surname-frst name-title.jpg) + link to YouTube or vimeo fle. High quality video fles are requested in case of selection.
Concerning the exhibitions : depending on the projects, the artist can be invited for a short period of residency in order to develop the fnal spatialization of his work.
The projects will be selected on their artistic quality by the Oodaaq Festival team during autumn 2014. The applicants will be notifed of the jury’s decision in January 2015.
L’Œil d’Oodaaq is paying author’s rights or exhibition fees to the selected artists. The exact amount will be fxed regarding the terms of presentation of the works and with consultation of the artists. In order to encourage encounters between artists and public, L’Œil d’Oodaaq is participating in the travel costs of the artists who come to the festival and is organizing accommodation.
For more information, please visit : www.loeildoodaaq.fr
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