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Years


2015

Vacation Lineup at the Ars Electronica Center

(Linz, 22.12.2015) Das Programm des Ars Electronica Center lässt in den Weihnachtsferien keine Langeweile aufkommen.

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Winter Wonderland in the Ars Electronica Center

(Linz, December 16, 2015) The Ars Electronica Center cordially invites you to partake of some holiday cheer this coming weekend,

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Deep Space LIVE: Pluto

(Linz, 14.12.2015) Am Donnerstag erzählt Astrofotograf Dietmar Hager BesucherInnen von Deep Space LIVE Wissenswertes über den Zwergplaneten Pluto.

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Deep Space Weekend: Cultural Heritage

(Linz, December 1, 2015) The Ars Electronica Center will take a high-definition look into the distant past this coming weekend.

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Deep Space weekend: Time-lapses, Gigapixels and Panoramas

(Linz, November 23, 2015) Attention photography enthusiasts: During Deep Space Weekend on Saturday & Saturday, November 28-29, the Ars Electronica Center is the place to go for optical excitement!

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Linzer Medienkunstfestival unter den 12 innovativsten Events Europas

(Linz, November 17, 2015) The Festival Ars Electronica was voted among the 12 most innovative events in Europe.

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Deep Space LIVE: Panoptikum

(Linz, 19.11.2015) The next Deep Space LIVE: Panoptikum is about the war in Syria and Iraq and the consquences including destruction, radicalization and waves of refugees.

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MATERIA PRIMA – New Exhibition Opens in Gijon

(Linz, November 24, 2015) Ars Electronica curated MATERIA PRIMA, an exhibition that just opened in Gijón, Spain.

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The Universe Within at Deep Space in the Ars Electronica Center

(Linz, November 10, 2015) The amazing universe within the human body will occupy the focal point at the Ars Electronica Center this weekend.

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Deep Space LIVE: Alternative Ways

(Linz, November 3, 2015) A documentary film about an extraordinary working & living community will be the featured presentation at the next Deep Space LIVE.

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Elements of Art and Science

(Linz, October 28, 2015) Elements of Art and Science is the title of new exhibition at the Ars Electronica Center in Linz.

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Deep Space LIVE: Best of Ars Electronica Festival 2015

(Linz, October 20, 2015) A retrospective of the Ars Electronica Festival 2015 is on tap at the next Deep Space LIVE.

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Open Call for A Residency at the ESO und Ars Electronica

(Linz, October 15, 2015) For the second consecutive year, Ars Electronica and the European Southern Observatory (ESO) are offering an artist the extraordinary opportunity to spend a residency at the ESO in Chile and then at the Ars Electronica Futurelab in Linz.

Read More Open Call for A Residency at the ESO und Ars Electronica

The Universe Within in Deep Space at the Ars Electronica Center

(Linz, October 12, 2015) This coming weekend, Saturday & Sunday, October 17-18, the Ars Electronica Center will focus on the fascinating realm inside the human body.

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Kinderkulturwoche im Ars Electronica Center

(Linz, October 12, 2015) There are lots of fun activities in store for young visitors to the Ars Electronica Center during Kids’ Culture Week.

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Adventures in Antiquity at Ars Electronica

(Linz, October 6, 2015) Antiquity will be the focus of attention at the Ars Electronica Center from Thursday to Sunday, October 8-11, 2015.

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Ars Electronica Festival 2015: POST CITY

All the press releases, images, info concerning the accreditiation etc. can be found on the website of the Ars Electronica Festival 2015.

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Spaceship Earth: New exhibition at the Ars Electronica Center

(Linz, August 31, 2015) Impressive satellite imagery of Earth and the information that can be gleaned from it about our home planet occupy the focal point of an exhibition produced jointly by the European Space Agency (ESA) and Ars Electronica.

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Press Office in the PostCity

(Linz, August 27, 2015) The Press Office of the 2015 Ars Electronica Festival is located in PostCity right next to Linz’s main train station (Hauptbahnhof).

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Highlights und Programm Ars Electronica Festival 2015

(Linz, 25.8.2015) The 2015 Ars Electronica Festival features an extensive program this year.

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Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion on display

(Stuttgart/Linz, August 21, 2015) The Mercedes-Benz F 015 will come to Linz and will be on display on the Main Square on Tuesday, September 1, 2015.

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Collide@CERN Ars Electronica Award Goes to Semiconductor (UK)

(Linz, August 11, 2015) Ruth Jarman and Joe Gerhardt, two English artists collaborating under the name Semiconductor, are this year’s recipients of the Collide@CERN Ars Electronica Award.

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Deep Space 8K – The Next Generation

(Linz, 7.8.2015) Ars Electronica Center Linz eröffnet mit dem Deep Space 8K eine neue Attraktion.

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The Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion at the Ars Electronica 2015

(Linz, July 23, 2015) Throughout the Ars Electronica Festival September 3-7, the Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion will be the highlight of the Future Mobility exhibition spotlighting autonomous motoring in the shared space populated by human beings and intelligent cars.

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Ars Electronica Solutions setzt 2015 Erfolgskurs fort

(Linz, 17.7.2015) Das Jahr 2015 läuft bislang äußerst erfolgreich für Ars Electronica Solutions.

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Vacation Program with Plenty of Variety!

(Linz, July 9, 2015) A colorful lineup of activities awaits young visitors to the Ars Electronica Center during summer break.

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Thursday Evening at the Ars Electronica Center

(Linz, June 29, 2015) A broad programmatic arc—from brain research to astronomy—will be spanned at the Ars Electronica Center this coming Thursday.

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Deep Space LIVE: Globular Clusters

(Linz, June 22, 2015) Globular clusters, tightly bound spherical collections of hundreds of thousands of stars, occupy the spotlight at the next Deep Space LIVE this Thursday

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TIME OUT .04 – Young Linz Media Artists

(Linz, June 19, 2015) This is the fourth showcase of works by young Linz-based media artists staged jointly by the Ars Electronica Center and Linz Art University’s Time-based and Interactive Media program.

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Ars Electronica Solutions at METEC 2015

(Linz / Düsseldorf, June 17, 2015) METEC, the world’s foremost metallurgical trade fair, opened yesterday in Düsseldorf, and Ars Electronica Solutions is playing a key supporting role in the show …

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Science Days: I Am Data

(Linz, June 15, 2015) Surveillance and data security occupy the focal point at Science Days this coming weekend.

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Deep Space LIVE: Malte Spitz Asks “What are you doing with my data?”

(Linz, June 15, 2015) German politician Malte Spitz will be the star of the next Deep Space LIVE on Thursday.

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Diversified Program on Thursday at the Ars Electronica Center

(Linz, June 9, 2015) A colorful lineup is in store for visitors to the Ars Electronica Center this Thursday.

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Prix Ars Electronica 2015: 2,889 entries from 75 countries …

(Linz, May 26, 2015) 2,889 entries from 75 countries were submitted for prize consideration to the 2015 Prix Ars Electronica.

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Deep Space LIVE: Astronomy Today – Shields up, Scotty!

(Linz, 22.5.2015) Das Magnetfeld der Erde steht Donnerstag, 28.5.2015, im Mittelpunkt einer weiteren Ausgabe von Deep Space LIVE: Astronomie aktuell.

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Deep Space LIVE: Anatomy for All

(Linz, May 18, 2015) Radiologist Franz Fellner and neurosurgeon Alfred Olschowski will accompany visitors to the next Deep Space LIVE.

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Ars Electronica Center: International Museum Day

(Linz, May 13, 2015) Sustainability is the theme of International Museum Day this Sunday, May 17, 2015.

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2015 Ars Electronica Festival: Spectacular Location and a Line-up of Preliminary Events

(Linz, May 13, 2015) All festival-press releases, the online accreditation for media outlet representatives, more information on the theme and printable images can be found on the website of the 2015 Ars Electronica Festival.

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The Beauty Myth in Focus

(Linz, May 5, 2015) Today’s opening of “The Beauty Myth” exhibition is a lovely occasion for Ars Electronica and Schlossmuseum to announce the start of long-term collaboration between the two Linz institutions.

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Ars Electronica and CERN Launch Open Call

(Geneva/Linz, April 30, 2015) With the support of the European Digital Art and Science Network, CERN and Ars Electronica are issuing their latest worldwide open call.

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Deep Space LIVE: Animations – Best of 2014

(Linz, April 28, 2015) Breathtaking animated sequences will highlight the next Deep Space LIVE on Thursday.

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Stress in the Brain and Nebulae

(Linz, April 20, 2015) Science will once again be the star of the show at the Ars Electronica Center on Thursday.

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Future Relations – Hand in Hand with Robots

(Linz, , April 13, 2015)) Martina Mara, media psychologist on the staff of the Ars Electronica Futurelab, will talk on the subject of “Future Relations – Hand in Hand with Robots” on Thursday.

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Deep Space LIVE: William Turner in Tate Britain

(Linz, April 14, 2015) Art historian Martin Hochleitner will conduct a virtual tour of the Tate Britain museum in London at the next Deep Space LIVE.

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Art on the Ars Electronica Center’s Façade

(Linz, April 3, 2015) Three visualizations developed especially for the Ars Electronica Center’s interactive LED façade will make their public debut on Saturday.

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Deep Space LIVE: Medical School for All

(Linz, April 2, 2015) The spotlight is on science at the Ars Electronica Center on Thursday.

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Guided Tours for People with Hearing and Vision Impairments

(Linz, March 31, 2015) The first guided tour of the Ars Electronica Center especially for deaf people will be offered next Friday.

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Deep Space LIVE: Spiritual Cloud

(Linz, March 30, 2015) At the next Deep Space LIVE, Manfred Litzlbauer will deliver a speech entitled “Spiritual Cloud” about how the increasing proliferation of technology in everyday life will influence our consciousness.

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Family Days: Easter

(Linz, March 24, 2015) Family Days at the Ars Electronica Center this coming weekend is a great way to get into the Easter spirit!

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Deep Space LIVE: Signatures, and GameStage: A Question of Character

(Linz, March 23, 2015) A mountain bike documentary film in a class of its own awaits visitors to the AEC on Thursday.

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Art for Lententide

(Linz, March 19, 2015) “Art for Lententide” will be featured at the Ars Electronica Center from March 22nd to April 2nd.

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Ars Electronica Festival 2015: POST CITY

(Linz, March 17, 2015) POST CITY – Habitats for the 21st Century is the title of the 2015 Ars Electronica Festival.

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Ars Electronica Presents Project Beehive at Mons 2015

(Linz, Mons / March 16, 2015) In 2015, Mons is one of the European Capitals of Culture and Ars Electronica was invited to stage Project Beehive in conjunction with its art & culture program.

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TIME OUT .03 im Ars Electronica Center

(Linz, 13.3.2015) Unter dem Motto TIME OUT .03 präsentieren der Bachelorstudiengang Zeitbasierte und Interaktive Medien der Linzer Kunstuniversität und das Ars Electronica Center einmal mehr junge Medienkunst aus Linz.

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Facettenreiches Programm kommende Woche

(Linz, 12.3.2015) Kommende Woche ist im Ars Electronica Center wieder allerhand los.

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European Digital Art and Science Network: María Ignacia Edwards is the First Recipient of a Residency at the ESO in Chile

(Linz, March 11, 2015) Chilean artist María Ignacia Edwards is the first recipient of a residency awarded by the European Digital Art and Science Network initiated by Ars Electronica.

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Gehirn für alle und Deep Space LIVE Panoptikum

(Linz, 9.3.2015) Donnerstag, 12.3.2015, erwartet BesucherInnen des Ars Electronica Center wieder ein interessantes Abendprogramm.

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Science Days: New Technologies, Novel Art

(Linz, March 3, 2015) Lots of fun activities are in store at the AEC during Science Days on Saturday and Sunday.

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Focus on Astronomy at the Ars Electronica Center

(Linz, March 2, 2015) For astronomy enthusiasts, the Ars Electronica Center will be the center of the universe this week!

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Deep Space LIVE: Linz – Peking: How big is “Big Data”?

(Linz, February 24, 2015) At the next Deep Space LIVE on Thursday, February 26th at 8 PM, Ars Electronica Solutions Senior Director Michael Badics will scrutinize Linz and Peking as cases illustrating the consequences of progressive urbanization.

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Deep Space LIVE: Days of My Youth

(Linz, 16.2.2015) Eine actionreiche Doku rund um das Freeskiing erwartet BesucherInnen von Deep Space LIVE Donnerstag, 19.2.2015.

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From Austria to the World

(Linz / Schwechat, February 13, 2015) “From Austria to the World” – on the initiative of Austrian Airlines, the multi-award winning Austrian photographer Lois Lammerhuber, in partnership with Ars Electronica Linz, is once more setting new international standards.

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Interaktiv-kreativ-Tage im Ars Electronica Center

(Linz, 11.2.2015) Die Interaktiv-kreativ-Tage des Ars Electronica Center lassen in den Semesterferien keine Langeweile aufkommen.

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Pixels in the Sky and Berlin’s Pergamon Museum

(Linz, February 9, 2015) Ars Electronica Futurelab staffer Andreas Jalsovec will give an update on the Spaxels next Thursday, followed by an extraordinary a guided tour of Berlin’s Pergamon Museum at the Deep Space of the Ars Electronica Center.

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Ars Electronica: A Fine Performance in 2014

(Linz, February 4, 2015) Ars Electronica Linz GmbH ended 2014 in the black. Operating profit increased by approximately €650,000 over the previous year.

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Stress in the Brain and Medical School for All

(Linz, February 2, 2015) The spotlight is on science at the Ars Electronica Center this Thursday.

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A Theatrical Weekend at the AEC

(Linz, January 28, 2015) A theatrical atmosphere will pervade the Ars Electronica Center at the next weekend.

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Autos of the Future and Historic Views of Linz

(Linz, January 27, 2015) A colorful lineup is in store for visitors to the Ars Electronica Center this Thursday,

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Opening of the New Kids’ Research Laboratory

(Linz, January 26, 2015) A new Kids’ Research Laboratory just opened in the Ars Electronica Center.

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Exhibition 35 Years of ORF TELETEXT

To mark the 35th anniversary of ORF TELETEXT, the Ars Electronica Center and the ORF are jointly staging a colorful showcase of three and a half decades of ORF TELETEXT highlights—from the service’s inception to the present day.

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technē – The Interplay of Art and Technology

(Linz, 3.2.2015) technē – The Interplay of Art and Technology is the title of a new presentation in the Ars Electronica Center.

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Students from Hong Kong Are Attending a Multi-day Workshop at the Futurelab

(Linz, January 13, 2015) A group of Hong Kong Design Institute students will be in Linz over the next 10 days in conjunction with the Ars Electronica Futurelab Academy.

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Deep Space LIVE: CREATE YOUR WORLD

(Linz, January 12, 2015) The spotlight is on Ars Electronica’s activities for kids and young people at the next Deep Space LIVE

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