App Goes Art When Art Goes App: AppArtAward 2016

AppArtAward 2015 Photo

After five successful competitions, the 6th AppArtAward is ready to honor apps that represent advanced artistic applications. The ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, Cyberforum e.V. and their partners are looking again for the best artworks in app format.

Submitted applications must be run at Apple or Android device. Besides artistic aspects the creative integration as well as the use of options offered by new technologies is important.

AppArtAward 2015 Special Prize Borderlands Granular, a futuristic musical instrument for exploring sound with granular synthesis, a technique that involves the superposition of small fragments of sound, or grains, to create complex, evolving timbres and textures

Application deadline is May 23, 2016.

The award ceremony takes place at ZKM | Karlsruhe, July 15th 2016, at 8 pm.

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