FILE 2008 FILE - Electronic Language International Festival - is open to
entries for its ninth edition, that will be held at SESI Paulista's cultural
space, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in the period of August 04 to August 31, 2008.
Submissions are free and open to artists, professionals, researchers and
students of new media.
In the last eight years, FILE has shown what's been happening in the global
networks related to digital and electronic arts, becoming a reference for
the world new media scene. It has exhibited web art, net art, artificial
life, computer animation, virtual reality, soft art, games, interactive
movies, digital panoramas and electronic art installations and robotics,
through interactive and immersive rooms.
FILE SYMPOSIUM has become a meeting point in the city of São Paulo,
proposing discussions and tackling the electronic-digital culture in its
relations to art, science and technologies.
FILE HIPERSÔNICA, the festival's sound branch, is on it's 6th edition and
intends to elaborate connections between the world of images and sounds.
Sound installations and live performances will be presented by groups and
collectives, comprising both erudite and pop electronic music, but also
electronic compositions, sound poetry, transmission art, video music and
sonic landscapes, as well as Djs and VJs presenting their sets through
specific apparatus and installations with experimental and immersive
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