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Piksel11 - open call
November 17-20 2011
Bergen, Norway


Piksel is an international event for artists and developers working with Free/Libre and Open Source technologies in artistic practice. Part workshop, part festival, it is organized in Bergen, Norway,and involves participants from more than a dozen countries exchanging ideas, coding, presenting art and
software projects, doing workshops, performances and discussions on the aesthetics and politics of free technologies & art.



For the exhibition and other parts of the programme we currently seek projects in the following categories:

1. Installations

Projects to be included in the exhibitions.The works must be realised by the use of free and open source technologies.

2. Audiovisual performance

Live art realised by the use of free software and/or open/DIY hardware.

3. Presentations

Innovative DIY/open hardware and audiovisual software tools or software art released under a free/open licence. (Also includes presentations of artistic projects realised using free/open technologies.)

4. Workshops

Hands on workshops utilising free software and/or open/DIY hardware for artistic use.

5. Urban Interventions

Pikselert NovemberNatt is a specially curated project involving visual interventions in selected parts of the Bergen urban environment. We look for surface projections or media facade projects using video mapping or similar techniques to recontextualize the urban landscape. All parts of the projects must be realised using free and open source technologies.


!!!!!!!!!!  Deadline - August 15. 2011 !!!!!!!!!!

Please use the online submit form at:

or send documentation material - preferably as a URL to online documentation with images/video to piksel11 (AT)


Piksel11 is organized in cooperation with Galleri 3,14, Bergen Kunsthall/Landmark, USF and HackBergen. Supported by the Municipality of Bergen, Arts Council Norway, Hordaland County Council, KORO and others.

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