roBOt festival is an international cultural event in Bologna (Italy) dedicated to digital art and electronic music, launching every year the open call Call4roBOt inciting artists and creative people to express their ideas through the use of new media and tecnology.
This year’s theme is #lostmemories, questioning the relationship between memory and its devices, and calling for installations, video and animation projects, performances, photography, design and other kind of works, that investigate and/or describe time and space through site-specific artworks, with a priority in the relation of present/past and future.
Call4roBOt was born to scout emerging talents and aims to gather artists as well as those who experiment with crossover technical and expressive forms. More info in this PDF.
The application process is now open and the online registration is available here.
The deadline is May 23, 2014. The selection results will be announced after June 15, 2014.
The participation and the admission to the festival itself is free of charge. The projects and the selected work will be included in the roBOt07 program.
Image gallery of last year’s edition: