International Call for Artists: New Media Festival Los Angeles

los angeles center for digital art &

downtown film festival los angeles present:

new media festival

los angeles


Henry Priest, DFFLA

Director, Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles

Rex Bruce, LACDA

Director and Senior Curator, L.A. Center for Digital Art

LACDA and DFFLA announce an international call for artists:

non-narrative short experimental video for screening

looping video art for exhibit

interactive multimedia

internet art for gallery presentation (web art presented on websites)

digital stills (digital art and photography)

The New Media Festival Los Angeles is to be presented in conjunction with the Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles (DFFLA), the Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk and hosted at L.A. Center for Digital Art, the Million Dollar Theater, the Downtown Independent Theatre and other nearby locations.

LACDA will be the Official Cinema Lounge for the DFFLA hosting events, premiere after parties and presentations by luminaries drawing internationally recognized film and broadcast professionals, festival producers, media curators and festival goers where the work will be on view for potential connections and sales.

News of the festival will be widely distributed by both the LACDA and DFFLA promotional teams through radio, television, press, email and social media. The opening reception for the competition exhibits are in conjunction with the Downtown Los Angeles Artwalk which draws over 20,000 people and will be touted as a major event for the DFFLA.

Winners Announced: June 25, 2012

Exhibit Dates: July 12-August 4, 2012

Artist’s Reception: July 12, 7-9pm

Two easy steps for entry…

1— register here:

2—submit your work:

Send in DVD or interactive disc, or we will review videos (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.), net art or documentation at original URL. Still images (3 per entry) may be submitted to our upload page or by email. LACDA will create prints for still image artists at no charge. Please refer to the below link for complete instructions.

Complete submission information here:

$30 Registration Fee.

Online registration only.

For questions email:

No phone calls please.



L.A. Center for Digital Art, Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles

102 W. 5th St.

Los Angeles, California 90013

United States of America

DEADLINE for entries: June 18, 2012


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