Changsha, a UNESCO Creative City of Media Arts in China, will organize a special edition of the International Youth Forum in collaboration with the UNESCO Beijing Office, the Chinese National Commission for UNESCO and the Creative City of Nanjing.
Košice, a UNESCO Creative City of Media Arts in Slovakia, organized the third edition of its annual festival Art & Tech Days from 19 to 24 November 2019, which emphasized the amalgamation of media arts, technology and digital culture.
With the aim to illustrate how the creative elements could help in making winter pleasant and enjoyable, Sapporo, UNESCO Creative City of Media Arts in Japan organized three artistic events based on the theme ‘winter art’ from 1 February to 11 February.
The Creative City of Enghien-les-Bains organizes the 2020 edition of the Paris Images Digital Summit
Organized by the Centre des arts of Enghien-les-Bains with the support of the Ile-de-France Region, the 6th edition Paris Digital Images Summit (PIDS) will be held from January 29 to February 1, 2020. The Summit is dedicate to explore new visual effects and digital animation, combining media arts, technology and creativity. The event consists of 2 days of professional conferences, which will highlight the latest trends and innovations of the world digital creation through case studies, round tables and films.
The Centre of Arts of the Creative City of Enghien-les-Bains has recently designed a MOOC on Art and Digital Creation, in collaboration with the Orange Foundation. This free online course, which will be available until 2024 aims at raising awareness among cultural professionals and the general public about the many facets of digital creation, by exploring the approach of French and international artists and experts.
Changsha Third International Youth Forum | Creativity and Heritage along the Silk Roads & Media Arts Festival
The third International Youth Forum (IYF3) and Changsha Media Arts Festival were held simultaneously from 31 March to 3 April 2019. In light of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network’s objectives, the events included a high-level forum as well as parallel sessions with the participation of representatives from 13 Creative Cities.
Art & Tech Days is an annual festival dedicated to media arts, technology and digital culture held in Košice, UNESCO Creative City of Media Arts in Slovakia. The festival invites artists, scientists, professionals and entrepreneurs to share their thoughts and knowledge on a particular topic during the festival’s programme, Art & Tech Conference, numerous workshops, networking activities and artistic programme.
New residents have arrived in Sapporo Tenjinyama Art Studio in January. François Lemieux (Toronto, Canada), Constance Hinfray (Linz, Austria), Elise Eeraet (Belgium), and Madhu Das (India) will stay in the city over a period of two months.
Organized by the Centre des arts of Enghien-les-Bains with the support of the Ile-de-France Region, Paris Digital Images Summit (PIDS) is a key rendez-vous of visual effects and digital animation.
On the first week of February 2019, three art events celebrating winter will be held simultaneously under the common theme of "winter art" in Sapporo, UNESCO Creative City of Media Arts in Japan.