CALL FOR ARTWORKS
International Digital Art (IDA) will host the online exhibition of the
International Digital Art Awards (IDAA) and present hard copy exhibitions.
you should enter:
1. The creative potency of the International Digital Art Awards has,
in part, to do with the important artists entering this competition.
The IDAA presents an alternative, planet-wide forum for digital artists
as well as a dedicated program within a fine art context, rather than
a prescribed industrial and/or academic platform of events. It is also
used as a resource for artists, galleries, museums, academic institutions
and industry internationally.
The 2004 IDAA has a large web presence that grows daily. Online the
numbers are impressive with several million people visiting the web
site annually. It has a supporting membership base of more than 75,000
people consisting of includes photographers, artists, curators, gallery/museum
directors, writers, designers, programmers, students, educators, academics,
industry and the media.
The IDAA offers artists an opportunity to exhibit in major art galleries
and museums across Australia and internationally. The IDAA includes
both a public call and invitation program. The IDAA includes a printed
publication in Desktop magazine which participating artists receive
• present the best artists who will be judged by a leading panel
of their peers
• be the industry standard for digital fine art via online and
hard copy exhibitions
• broaden the contextual understanding of all digital art to include
digital still and new media styles.
• open a direct dialogue to an international audience from major
museums, art directors, academics,
artist to corporate advertising and general public
• present networking and 3rd party opportunities to participating
• establish a comprehensive international database and list of
digital art, artists and essays
Entries are now called for the 5th International
Digital Art Award.
There is no charge to submit your work for the IDAA.
All related works to computer generated art including new media.
Only 3 images/works can be entered.
2. You must include high and low resolution files on your CD.
You must include an artist's bio, titles and descriptions.
Preparation of Still images:
resolution files: Tiff, PSD, EPS or JPEG
Resolution: 300 pixels per inch (some call this 300dpi)
Size: up to 24" X 24"
Low resolution files as JPEG
Resolution: 72 pixels per inch (some call this 72dpi)
Size: 400 pixels minimum and/or 150kb
entries on CD to:
PO BOX 437
of New Media entry:
(1) Web art:
a dedicated link to your web site. No advertising or indexes allowed
email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Send DVD format to:
PO BOX 437
Send creative outline including installation and technical specifications
email - email@example.com
you make the short list we will notify you, requests for personal
updates will not be answered.
Deadline for entries:
30 November 2004
The IDAA committee will select 100 images from submitted entries which
will be exhibited on IDA for 12 months and then archived as a permanent
exhibition. The on-line exhibition will begin February 2005 and hard
copy exhibitions to be announced.
The winners will be announced, notified and posted February 2005.
The IDAA encourages all interested parties to enter and be a part of
this important award.
- 2005 Jurors
Online and hardcopy IDAA exhibition for participating artists. Galleries
and venues as listed.
IDAA prints IDAA hard copy touring exhibition
Epson award for excellence - selected artist will receive in kind sponsorship
from Epson who will print artist's work
Maxxum 7 Digital SLR (1st)
DiMAGE A2 (2nd)
DiMAGE A1 (3rd)
Hard copy publication of the IDAA (all participating
artists will receive)
Years subscription to top 3 places
1st - Studio MX 2005
2nd - Director MX 2005
3rd - Flash MX 2005
DES award for excellence - selected artist will
receive in kind sponsorship from DES who will supply and print artist's
Best PhotoEdition (color management software)
ADOBE Creative Suite Premium (Special Award)
Selection of Terry's award winning toffees
* Finalists who supply art work on CD will not be returned - they
will be archived and only used for purposes outlined herein.
* IDA will not be responsible for any loss or damage arising from, or
incidental to, the IDAA.
* IDA will not be responsible for any freight or carrier charges associated
with any entry.
* No payment will be made for reproduction of images and material supplied.
* The material supplied may be used by IDA for the IDAA exhibition which
may include use of artist's names and or images for promotion of same
including the IDAA exhibition publication. Requests by 3rd parties wanting
to use IDAA images must obtain in writing permission from the IDAA Executive
Chair. The artist retains copyright in the work all rights reserved.
* The material supplied may be used by IDA for the IDAA physical exhibition.
* If material supplied is suitable for use other than what's outlined
herein, the people supplying that material will be contacted separately
and permission sought by the Executive Chair.
* IDA has the right to change without notice the IDAA format, IDA will
notify all parties of any change to the IDAA format within 24 hours
of that change.
* IDA will seek sponsorship for the IDAA and will present prizes and
or awards in accordance with their legal agreement and obligation to
* IDA can provide individual representation to artists making the IDAA
top 100 exhibition by mutual agreement. Artists wishing to explore the
benefits of IDA representation should contact IDA Director. Interest
relating to the selling of an IDAA art work via IDA will be done by
mutual agreement between IDA and the artist.
*The information and opinions expressed on any material contained in
this web site including the IDAA is offered in good faith. It is a condition
of reading and using this material that you recognize that we (anyone
officially associated with International Digital Art, IDAA) accept no
liability whatsoever for any inaccuracies, inadequacies, damages or
costs you may incur or suffer as a result of making use of any of this
material. By entering the IDAA, artists or their agents are guaranteeing
that they own copyright in the work. The IDAA will take no responsibility
for any artist or 3rd party breaching copyright law. The IDAA accepts
all IDAA entries in good faith.
*Because of the large volume of entries received the initial judging
will be done by the IDAA Director and a member of the executive who
will then present selected images to the jury for final selection. Both
stages of selection are done without bias and in good faith.
* The IDAA invites any 3rd party to voice their opinion or concern or
suggestion relating to the IDAA by contacting IDAA Director Steve Danzig
* The IDAA Executive will offer equal opportunity for all artists to
enter the IDAA without bias. All general entries will be subjected to
the same review process. The IDAA Executive can also invite artists
to participate in the final exhibition.
* All information contain herein the IDAA web site is free information
and available for public access. Any correspondence between the IDAA
and 3rd parties will remain private and confidential.
reserves the right to:
If for any reason believes an artist's conduct in word or action to
be detrimental or unlawful in any way, it will have the right to remove
the artist's material immediately or take such action needed to resolve
the situation. The IDAA will notify the artist of any such action taken
against them within 24 hours of that action taking place. The Artist
agrees upon entry to these terms and will not make any claim whatsoever
against the IDAA or IDA and will accept all decisions as final - no
correspondence will be entered into.
The IDAA Director can change the IDAA format or rules to protect it's
position within the public arena but will notify all artists relating
to that change.
Artists may submit a complaint, suggestion or query in writing by contacting
the IDAA Director via email. The IDAA will promise in the spirit of
the competition to consider all requests equally and without bias.
The IDAA and its associated promotional graphics are © Steve Danzig
and International Digital Art