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PRESS RELEASE: Deadline Extended for Art of Digital Show
The deadline for entries has been exended to August 20 for the Art of Digital Show, an international exhibition of digital art taking place Oct. 6 to Nov. 11 at the elegant Lyceum Theatre Gallery (http://www.artofdigitalshow.com/lyceum.html) in the historic Gaslamp Quarter of downtown San Diego, Calif. The opening reception gala on Saturday, Oct. 6 promises to be a world class event.
The Art of Digital Show will feature all forms of digital art -- digital painting, computer based illustration, digitally manipulated photography, digital video art, fractals and algorithmic imagery, digital manipulations of traditionally created art, digital montages and collages, mixed media with digital elements, computer animation, interactive installations, CGI, etc. The Art of Digital Show will be exhibited at the two-level Lyceum Theatre Gallery, a perfect venue for exhibiting a large showcase of awesome digital art.
The entry details can be read in the Prospectus (http://www.artofdigitalshow.com/prospectus.html). The online entry process is very easy, simply filling out a short registration form (http://www.artofdigitalshow.com/registration.html) and then uploading your digital files. Entry deadline is August 20 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time.
Entry Fee: Still images are $25 for the first entry, $10 for each additional entry. Video art is $45 for each entry. There is no limit to the number of entries an artist may enter. Artists who entered any work in the Art of Digital Show 2006 or any of our previous Art of Photography Shows will receive a $15 discount toward the Art of Digital Show 2007.
$3000 in Awards includes a $1,000 First Place Award, a $750 Second Place Award, a $500 Third Place Award, a $250 Fourth Place Award and five $100 Honorable Mention Awards.
Judging the entries will be Neal Benezra, director of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
Over 20,000 people will view the Show. Broad publicity will bring considerable media attention to the art and the artists. The opening reception will be a world class event, with many buyers/collectors in attendance. An elegant Show Catalog will be printed, which is a great marketing tool for the artists. Being selected by Neal Benezra is a significant accomplishment -- very valuable for one's career.
Canon, onOne softare and Media Street are among the sponsors of the Art of Digital Show.
(First posted on Tuesday, August 14, 2007 at 12:38 EDT)