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WRO Art Center, along with 10 partners, including the leading European media art organizations, institutions and festivals, launches the European Media Art Platform (EMAP).
Together with Werkleitz Centre for Media Art (Halle/Saale, Germany), Onassis Cultural Centre (Athens, Greece), Ars Electronica Center (Linz, Austria), Bandits Mages (Bourges, France), Foundation for Art & Creative Technology (FACT) (Liverpool, Great Britain), IMPAKT (Utrecht, The Netherlands), Kontejner (Zagreb, Croatia), LaBoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial (Gijón, Spain), M-Cult (Helsinki, Finland) i RIXC (Ryga, Latvia) WRO becomes part of the largest international platform of artistic exchange and residency projects for media artists.
The artists selected in the open call procedure during their two-month stays in partner organizations will be creating new works to be presented at key European artistic events.
In May 2019, during the 18th edition of the Media Art Biennale WRO, there will be a group exhibition of the selected realisations.
The EMAP program is scheduled for the years 2017-2021, and is aimed at networking and producing new works, presentations, workshops and exhibitions.
The EMAP program will officially be announced and launched on February 1, 2018 at transmediale festival in Berlin.
All selected artists will be invited for a networking kick-off conference on March 23-25, 2018 in Helsinki.
More information: www.emare.eu