A June 9, 2016 news item on Nanotechnology Now features a call for submissions to a NanoArt festival,
The 4th International Festival of NanoArt An Art-Science-Technology special session will be hosted in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, by Babes-Bolyai University between September 8 – 14, 2016 in parallel with the 11th International Conference On Physics Of Advanced Materials (Nanomaterials).
The artworks will be shown in the Hall of Transilvania Philharmonic Cluj-Napoca (…). The exhibition is curated by artist and scientist Cris Orfescu, founder of NanoArt 21 and artist Mirela Suchea, PhD, researcher in the field of nanostructured materials synthesis. The previous editions of the festival were held in Finland, Germany, and Romania. For additional Information, visit: nanoart21.org/nanoart_festival.html
Call for Papers
An Art-Science-Technology special session will be held during the 11th International Conference on Physics of Advanced Materials (ICPAM 11) between 8th to 14th of September, 2016 at Babes-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
This session focuses on presentations (oral and poster) related to NanoArt, Scientific Photography (microphotography, bio, medical, space, environmental, etc.), Digital Art, Video Art, Computer Graphics, Computer Animation, Game Design, Interactive Art, Net Art, Fractal Art, Algorithmic Art, Virtual Reality, Math Art.
Abstract Submission – Deadline June 30th 2016. Authors are invited to submit a summary of no more than 2000 characters (including spaces) using Conference Online Management System (www.abstractcentral.ro). …
According to the submission page, there are a few more rules,
- The presenting author must be a paid registrant.
- The authors can choose the presentation form of the paper among oral presentation or poster presentation.
- Members of the Advisory Board can decide to change the final presentation form of the proposed contribution.
- Authors will be notified of acceptance and mode of presentation of their papers before August 15, 2016.
There is also a call for artworks, from the 4th International Festival of NanoArt webpage,
THE 4th INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF NANOART
Open to All Artists and Scientists
Submission deadline July 15, 2016
The following are the general directions for artwork submission. For selection, the artists can send for free up to 5 images in .jpeg format at a resolution of 72 dpi with the longest dimension of maximum 800 pixels. Each image should be sent with an entry form (click to download). The image(s) and entry form(s) should be sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than July 15, 2016. The artists will receive the acceptance email by July 30, 2016 and they should submit high resolution (300dpi) .jpeg files of the accepted works in A3 format size (29.7cm x 42cm or 11.69in x 16.54in) no later than July 30, 2016. The selected images will be sent in digital format to the host venue where they will be printed, matted, and framed. The cost TBA should be paid (see ‘Buy Now‘ button bellow) at the time when artists send the high resolution files. After the event, the works may be exhibited in different venues for continuing education. A travel exhibition to different venues is always a possibility. If artists would like to have their print, they will have to pay for handling and shipping.
The festival will be promoted on different venues online, nanoart21.org contacts, social media, word-of-mouth. The artists could also promote the competition on their websites and other venues. All selected artworks will be shown in a multimedia presentation on the nanoart21.org festival’s page.
Copyright of entered artworks remains with the artist who agrees by submitting his/her works to grant permission to nanoart21.org and Cristian Orfescu to use the submitted material in exhibits, on the nanoart21.org web site, and other media for marketing and printing for off line marketing. Your permission to display the entry for the festival and later online and in the archives cannot be reversed and its use or removal is entirely at the discretion of nanoart21.org.
After the artworks have been accepted for the festival, the artists can pay 20 Euro/artwork for printing, framing, matting, and exhibition by … .
Good luck with your submissions.