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Years


2017

Ars Electronica receives the Bank Austria Prize

(Wien/Linz, February 17, 2017) Austria’s Highest-Endowed Art Prize Awarded to Ars Electronica.

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Die Alchemiebox

(Linz, 16.2.2017) Das Ars Electronica Festival 2016 bildete den Rahmen für eine 20-minütige Doku, die von neun körperlich beinträchtigten TeilnehmerInnen des FAB Virtual Office gestaltet wurde.

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MUSEUM TOTAL

(Linz, February 14, 2017) Four days of world-class culture for one very affordable price—that’s the great idea behind Museum Days in Linz.

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New Exhibition: Creative Robotics

(Linz, February 9, 2017) The focus of the new exhibition “Creative Robotics” is on machines that have been utilized up to now in industrial mass fabrication but are increasingly being deployed in such fields as art, design and architecture as catalysts for innovation.

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Deep Space LIVE: Cinematic Rendering

(Linz, 30.1.2017) Spektakuläre, fotorealistische 3-D-Darstellungen des menschlichen Körpers stehen am Donnerstag im Zentrum von Deep Space LIVE.

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Hercules in a Lime Kiln

(Linz, January 23, 2017) At the next Deep Space LIVE Thursday evening, archaeologist Stefan Traxler of the Museum of the State of Upper Austria will present the most spectacular finds of a dig in the once Roman town of Lauriacum.

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Deep Space LIVE: The European Extremely Large Telescope

(Linz, January 17, 2017) A state-of-the-art telescope occupies the focal point of attention at the next Deep Space LIVE hosted by astrophotographer Dietmar Hager.

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2017 Prix Ars Electronica

(Linz, January 16, 2017) The 2017 Prix Ars Electronica has begun accepting entries. The deadline is March 3rd for submitting works to this year’s four categories: Computer Animation / Film / VFX, Digital Musics & Sound Art, Hybrid Art, and u19 – CREATE YOUR WORLD.

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Entries for the STARTS-Prize 2017 are being accepted

(Linz/Brussels, January 11, 2017) The European Commission cordially invites artists, scientists and technicians, teams, collectives and firms to take part in this year’s STARTS Prize competition.

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The Ars Electronica Center Is a Big Draw

(January 4, 2017) The Ars Electronica Center Linz counted more than 172.000 visitors in 2016.

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