Prix Forum

OÖ Kulturquartier, Ursulinensaal

One of the absolute highlights of every Ars Electronica is the opportunity to meet Prix Ars Electronica prize-winners and to attend Prix forums to hear the artists elaborate on their oeuvre and current work. Moderated by Prix Ars Electronica jurors, these discussions provide fascinating insights into this year’s categories: Computer Animation, Digital Musics & Sound Art and Artificial Intelligence & Life Art.

FRI 6.9.
12:15 – 13:45
Prix Forum I – Computer Animation (within the Expanded Animation Symposium)
Postcity, First Floor, Art Thinking Stage

Moderation: Birgitta Hosea (SW/UK) – Jury member
Speakers: Kalina Bertin (CA) – Golden Nica / Ruini Shi (CN) – Award of Distinction / Cindy Coutant (FR) – Award of Distinction
SAT 7.9.
11:00 – 12:30
Prix Forum II – Digital Musics & Sound Art
OÖ Kulturquartier, Ursulinensaal

Moderation: Shilla Strelka (AT) / Jury member
Speakers: Peter Kutin (AT) – TORSO #1, Golden Nica / Tomomi Adachi (JP), Andreas Dzialocha (DE), Marcello Lussana (IT) – Voices from AI in Experimental Improvisation, Award of Distinction / Samson Young (HK) – Muted Situation #22: Muted Tchaikovsky’s 5th, Award of Distinction
SAT 7.9.
12:30 – 14:00
Prix Forum III – Artificial Intelligence & Life Art
OÖ Kulturquartier, Ursulinensaal

Moderation: Jens Hauser (DE), Jury member
Speakers: Paul Vanouse (US) – Labor, Golden Nica / Špela Petrič (SI): Confronting Vegetal Otherness – Skotopoiesis, Phytoteratology, Strange Encounters, Award of Distinction / Adam Harvey (US) – VFRAME: Visual Forensics and Metadata Extraction, Award of Distinction