bloc // January 20, 2009

Prix Ars Electronica 2009 ⁄⁄

Date: 6 Mar 2009
Location: international


The 23rd Prix Ars Electronica – International Competition for CyberArts is open for entries now. We kindly invite you to submit your latest projects.

Total Prize Money: Euro 122,500

Categories: Computer Animation / Film / VFX; Digital Musics; Interactive Art; Hybrid Art; Digital Communities; [the next idea] Grant; Media.Art.Research Award; u19 – freestyle computing

The Digital Communities category is open to political, social and cultural projects, initiatives, groups and scenes from all over the world that display contentious commitment in coming up with smart, successful ways of deploying digital technologies to solve social problems. Particular emphasis is placed on a project’s degree of community innovation, its sustainability and its use of technology in a way that makes good sense and is attuned to the needs of the people meant to benefit from it. Digital Communities projects should make it easier for people to access technology, networks and the Digital Commons. We explicitely encourage community-related projects to submit.

More details about all categories and online submission are available only online at:

Online Submission Deadline: March 6, 2009

Area: not in wales