We are proud to announce the selection of the first round of EMARE artists of the newly launched European Media Art Platform (EMAP). 500 artists from 43 countries submitted their proposal to the call. With the generous support of EU’s Creative Europe programme EMAP is going to host eleven European media artists and groups all together in the eleven countries of the EMAP members this year:
Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria http://www.aec.at
Robertina Šebjanič & Gjino Šutić, Slovenia / Croatia
Bandits-Mages, Bourges, France http://www.bandits-mages.com:
Aleksandra Niemczyk, Poland / United Kingdom
Foundation for Art & Creative Technology, Liverpool, United Kingdom http://www.fact.co.uk:
Robertas Narkus, Lithuania
IMPAKT, Utrecht, Netherlands http://www.impakt.nl:
Anna Ridler, United Kingdom
Kontejner, Zagreb, Croatia http://www.kontejner.org:
Adam Donovan & Katrin Hochschuh, Austria / Switzerland
LaBoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Gijón, Spain http://www.laboralcentrodearte.org:
Anna Dumitriu & Alex May, United Kingdom
M-Cult, Helsinki, Finland http://www.m-cult.org:
Chloé Galibert-Laîné, France & Kevin B. Lee, USA / Germany
Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens, Greece http://www.sgt.gr:
Kentaro Kumanomido & Thomas Anthony Owen, USA / Germany
RIXC, Riga, Latvia http://www.rixc.org:
Karen Lancel & Hermen Maat, Netherlands
WRO Art Center, Wroclaw, Poland http://www.wrocenter.pl:
Taavi Suisalu, Estonia
Werkleitz Center for Media Art, Halle (Saale), Germany http://werkleitz.de:
Douglas Fishbone, United Kingdom
EMAP / EMARE will offer two months production residencies for European Artists working in the fields of digital media, including Internet and computer-based artists, filmmakers, and those working in media based performance, sound or video.
EMARE includes a grant of 3.000,- Euros, project budget of 4.000,- Euros, free accommodation, travel expenses up to 500,- Euros, free access to the technical facilities and media labs within the host institution, consulting by production and market experts and a professional presentation as well as the option to participate in exhibition tours at our members festivals.
In 2018 EMARE group shows will be presented at Ars Electronica in September in Linz, Austria, Impakt Festival in Utrecht, the Netherlands in November and Bandits-Mages Festival in Bourges, France in November.
The next call for applications will be launched at Ars Electronica Festival in September 2018.
More info at www.emare.eu