Artech 2010 Call for Papers – deadline 27 November 2009

ARTECH 2010 -5th International Conference of Digital Arts
22 & 23 April, 2010 – Guimarães, Portugal

Call for Submissions

Artech 2010 is the fifth international conference held on the topic of Digital Arts. It aims at promoting contacts between Iberian and International contributors concerned with the concept, production and dissemination of Digital and Electronic Art.
Artech 2010 aims at bringing the scientific, technological and artistic community together, while promoting the interest in the digital culture and its intersection with art and technology as an important research field, a common space for discussion and exchange of experiences, a forum for emerging digital artists understanding and be delighted with new forms of digital expression.

Main areas are related with sound, image, video, music, multimedia, architecture and other new media related topics, in the context of emerging practice of artistic creation. Although non exclusive, the main topics of the conference are:
-Art and Science Theory
-Audio-Visual and Multimedia Design
-Creativity Theory
-Digital Fabrication
-Electronic Music
-Generative and Algorithmic Art
-Generative Computational Design
-Immersive Art
-Interactive Systems for Artistic Applications
-Media Art history
-Mobile Multimedia
-Net Art and Digital Culture
-New Experiences with Digital Media
-Parametric Design
-Tangible and Gesture Interfaces
-Technology in Art Education

Authors are invited to submit:
-A full paper of six to ten pages for oral presentation
-A short paper up to four pages for poster presentations or art installations proposals
Submissions are accepted in the conference official languages: English, Portuguese, Galician and Castilian.

Submission format
All papers should be in A4 format and should be formatted in accordance with the norms and guidelines defined in the model available in the Artech site.
All papers accepted for presentation will be published in a duly registered book (ISBN) and a selection of the best papers will be published in an appropriate scientific and technological academic journal.

Link for Submission System:

Submissions can also be sent via e-mail to:

Full papers submission: 27 November 2009
Installations proposals and short papers submission: 04 December 2009
Full papers notice of acceptance: 15 January 2010
Installations proposal and Short notice of acceptance: 29 January 2010
Submission full paper final version: 25 February 2010
Early Registration Deadline: 22 March 2010

[UM] Minho University, School of Engineering/School of Architecture

Leonel Valbom
Artech 2010 Chairmain