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CALL FOR VIDEONALE.19 – Festival for Video and Time-Based Arts
VIDEONALE.19 – Festival for Video and Time-Based Arts
March 31st – May 15th, 2023
with an exhibition at Kunstmuseum Bonn
Deadline for submissions: June 30th, 2022 (23:59 CET)

The CALL FOR ENTRIES for the 19th edition of the Videonale is open and we cordially invite artists and filmmakers, distributors, universities and galleries worldwide to submit their works for the competition.
What can be submitted?
The VIDEONALE.19 competition is open to all types of experimental time-based artistic works - single and multi-channel video, video installations, performances, sound art and virtual reality. Artists of any nationality and any age can submit up to two works.
Studies at and a degree from an art academy are not required for participation. There is no restriction on duration, content, theme or genre; however, works submitted must have been completed after January 1, 2020.
An administration fee will be charged for each submission (payable in conjunction with the submission process via PayPal):
until June 14th, 2022: 15 euros
after June 15th, 2022: 20 euros
In justified cases, the administration fee can be omitted. For an exemption from the fee as well as limitations for PayPal payments, please contact

How will the works be presented and what can the participating artists expect?
An international jury will review all submitted works and decide on participation. All selected works will be presented in a six-week exhibition at Kunstmuseum Bonn and in an accompanying exhibition catalog. The six-week exhibition will be accompanied by an extensive festival program.
All selected artists will receive an exhibition fee and accommodation (barrier-free as needed) during the opening days, as well as the opportunity to participate in festival and networking events. The participation of the artists in the festival program will be as barrier-free as possible. The selected artists are invited to play a significant role in shaping the program on the opening days as well as during the duration of the exhibition.
The Videonale Award by Fluentum, endowed with 5,000 Euros, will be awarded by an independent jury from among all selected works at the opening of VIDEONALE.19.

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