RIXC Art Science Festival is internationally renown gathering for artists and scholars working at the intersection of arts, digital humanities and science, who are engaged in discussions on the changing role of art in society, its transformative potential, and relations to the science.Taking place in the framework of RISK CHANGE Creative Europe’s project, this year’s conference will primarily focus on highly relevant topics in post-media society such as “migrating cultures”, “augmented and virtual reality” and “neomateriality and post-digital”.
The festival will take place from October 19-21, 2017, featuring the 2nd Open Fields conference, performances and exhibitions presenting the most innovative approaches in artistic research.
• augmented and virtual reality
• 360-degree video and immersive environments
• neomateriality and post-digital
• digital art archives
• data aesthetics
• artistic research
• migrating cultures
• techno-ecological practices
Open Fields Conference and Festival Exhibition,
EXTENDED DEADLINE: JUNE 7, 2017
Currently, we have announced the Call for Proposals with the deadline of June 7, 2017. We welcome artists and academic researchers to submit the abstracts for the Open Fields CONFERENCE and proposals for Festival EXHIBITION with regards to this year’s festival themes (above).
The Art Academy of Latvia
The National Museum of Art
kim? Contemporary Art Center
RISEBA H2O6 Media and Architecture Center
RIXC Gallery, Lencu iela 2
RIXC Media Space, Old Town
PechaKucha Open Session
Riga and Liepaja
I very much enjoyed my time in Riga and thank you for your hospitality and for accepting my paper.
I would like to thank and congratulate you all for organizing such a wonderful and inspiring conference and exhibitions. It was a great pleasure to be a part of this event. Your hospitality, furthermore, was very nice and memorable.M. B.
Just wanted to say many thanks for inviting me to exhibit and talk at the Open Fields. It’s been great meeting new people and opening new conversations, and I sincerely hope we work together again in the near future.
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Art Academy of Latvia
Kalpaka boulevard 13
Latvian National Museum of Art
Janis Rozentāls Square 1
Contemporary Art Centre kim?
Sporta street 2
Lenču street 2
RIXC Media Space
11. Novembra krastmala 35