FILE Festival writes:
Registrations are opened to the 18th edition of FILE – Electronic
Language International Festival, from August 15 to November 15, 2016.
The FILE 2017 exhibition will happen in July, at the SESI’s Art
Gallery in Centro Cultural Fiesp – Ruth Cardoso.
Since 2000 FILE is a non-profit cultural organization that has been
promoting exhibitions, workshops and gatherings that seek to
investigate the appropriations of the technologic media in artistic
accomplishments. With annual exhibitions in São Paulo, editions in Rio
de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte, in addition to participations in
international events, FILE is the biggest electronic art event in
For 2017, artists and researchers can submit their works in the three
main categories: Interactive Art, Digital Language and Electronic
Sonority. The novelty of this year’s edition is that FILE will
distribute 06 symbolic awards (1st, 2nd, 3rd places; and 3 honorable
mentions) in the following categories: animation, video art, GIF and
games; for artworks to be presented in single-channel.
Registrations are also opened for FILE Led Show, a public art show in
the large Led panel located on the Fiesp building’s façade, at
Paulista Avenue, 1313. FILE Led Show gets interactive and
non-interactive proposals to be presented at the Digital Art Gallery
Moreover, FILE receives workshops applications in FILE Workshop, which
aims to spread the technological tools as a means to artistic