VRHAM! is the first international Virtual Reality & Arts Festival. Since its first edition in 2018, the festival VRHAM! has established itself as an important date in the international VR art scene. The third edition of the festicval will take place 5-13 June 2020 at Hamburg’s Oberhafenquartier in Germany.
Two creative teams (one international and one regional) of up to three persons each will be given the opportunity to (further) develop innovative works in the field of Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality art and 360° film, as well as multimedia installations and performative formats, accompanied by renowned international mentors. The residencies will take place directly in advance of this year's festival (5 days within the period 31 May – 4 June 2020). The presentation of the works will take place during the opening weekend of VRHAM! (5-8 June 2020).
VRHAM! Festival e.V. will cover travel expenses, accommodation and meals of the creative team (max. 3 persons) for the period specified in the invitation. Furthermore VRHAM! Festival e.V. will provide appropriate workspace, a mentor for the artistic development as well as technical (VR) equipment according to prior arrangement.
The open call deadline is Sunday 12th April 2020. Detailed information can be found here.
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