digitizArte – A new online platform for self-publishing

The open call for contributions in the form of original digitized works is addressed to young creative people, who are invited to self-publish on the platform works that will be evaluated by an odd jury composed of artists, organizers and partners and voted anonymously by the public.

The Open Call is organized by Save or Cancel, co-financed by AFCN, and is part of the cultural project “digitizArte”.

digitizArte aims to become an interactive online platform for self-publishing, launching and promoting for creatives, composed of, but not limited to, artists, architects, designers, graphic designers and musicians.

The call is public, open to any natural person or group (team) of natural persons, who can enter a maximum of three proposals in this open call, in any of the two categories: visual arts and music. Proposals can be original digitized works such as paintings, graphics, design objects, murals, musical pieces, compositions and sets.

Read the terms and conditions.

Open call calendar 

2 August 2021  open call theme launch;
14 August – 1 September 2021, 23:59 – enrollments on the project platform, https://digitizarte.ro;
2 – 3 September 2021 – administrative verification, organization and publication of entries on the page dedicated to the call, in order to be voted by the public;
4 – 14 September 2021 – selection: Prizes 1, 2 and 3 are selected by an odd jury composed of artists, together with representatives of the organizer and project partners, whose composition is made public once the results of the open call are published; 2 public awards are selected by anonymous public vote online, on the project platform;
18 September 2021 – publishing the results: announcing the 8 awarded contributions and publishing a permanent virtual gallery that exhibits the participating works.

Awards categories

a. visual artworks

Award 1 – 600 lei 
Award 2 – 500 lei 
Award 3 – 400 lei 
The public award – 300 lei

b.  audio, video & multimedia artworks

Award 1 – 600 lei 
Award 2 – 500 lei 
Award 3 – 400 lei 
The public award – 300 lei

By participating in this call, applicants take full responsibility for the ideas presented, ensuring that they comply exactly with copyright and intellectual property laws.

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Media partners: IglooZeppelinThe InstituteIQadsAssamblageRevista Atelierul

Co-financed by AFCN

The project does not necessarily represent the position of the National Cultural Fund Administration. AFCN is not responsible for the content of the project or how the results of the program can be used. These are entirely the responsibility of the beneficiary of the funding.

About Save or Cancel

Since 2008, Save or Cancel is a medium of communication and propagation of arts and culture, facilitating their role in the contemporary society.
Self-initiated multidisciplinary programs by Save or Cancel support the development of the contemporary society by identifying opportunities for sustainable and adaptable (re) valorization of the existing, through cultural, editorial, architecture and design projects.