Extending Reality | Video Teaser & Full Program

    Extending Reality

CoExistence: Art, Science & Technology

Curated & Organized by ADAF 

Athens Digital Arts Festival is organizing for the first time a new Art, Science & Technology Exhibition, under the title Extending Reality | CoExistence: Art, Science & Technology, at the Eugenides Foundation, the New Digital Planetarium in Athens.

With just a few days left, for the event to start, you can get a glimpse of what’s going to happen!

Watch the Video Teaser and find out how ADAF extends reality:

 

Read the full program:

We invite you all to discover together the new realities that are unfolding before us.

Extending Reality | CoExistence: Art, Science & Technology

Curated & Organized by: Athens Digital Arts Festival

➡November 14 – 17, 2019, 10:00 – 22:30
Venue: Eugenides Foundation, The New Digital Planetarium, entrance from Leoforos Syggrou 387
➡Free entrance

Under the auspice

         

#XReality #XR #XRChapterOne #ADAF #EugenidesFoundation #EugenidesPlanetarium #Planitario

ADAF is extending reality

The Pre – Event of the new Art, Science & Technology exhibition, Extending Reality, is on! A body experience that pushes virtual reality one step beyond.

Visit  Ίδρυμα Ευγενίδου / Eugenides Foundation / The New Digital Planetarium on 8 – 10 November, and be the fisrt to wear a haptic gloves in combination with VR mask!

The artwork Human After is an extra-corporal experience located in a future in which the only vestige of human beings are their digitalized and uploaded consciences now controlled by an artificial intelligence. The artwork aims to open a discussion on how we imagine our future and the choices we will be force to make in the verge an age of massive upcoming technologies.

For the first time, the mexican artist Anni Garza Lau visits Greece and presents the “Human After”!

The artwork was developed with the support of Immension Lab BBVA-CCD 2018.

➡ 8 – 10 November 2019
➡ Opening Hours: 
10:00 – 14:00 & 17:00 – 21:00
➡ Venue: Eugenides Foundation, The New Digital Planetarium

➡ Free entrance

#XReality #XR #XRChapterOne #ADAF #EugenidesFoundation #EugenidesPlanetarium #Planitario

Extending Reality: Call for Volunteers

 

Extending Reality

CoExistence: Art, Science & Technology

                                                                                    Curated & Organized by ADAF 

 

Athens Digital Arts Festival is organizing for the first time a new Art, Science & Technology Exhibition, under the title Extending Reality | Coexistence: Art,Science and Technology at the Eugenides Foundation, the New Digital Planetarium and invites you to join its team!

Volunteers are a vital part of ADAF. Every year, plenty of creative people take part in the Festival’s activities in order to develop their abilities and help in all sectors of the festival, such as in the audience reception, exhibition set-up and production as well as in guided tours.

By participating at Extending Reality, you will have the opportunity to live a unique experience and contribute, according to your dexterity, skills, interests, and availability, to all creative and organizational processes. If you are over 18, please fill in the following form. Extended Deadline: 8.11.2019

Submit Now

At the end of the festival, all volunteers will receive a certificate of participation.
More Info: volunteers@adaf.gr

Extending Reality | Coexistence: Art,Science and Technology

Curated & Organized by: Athens Digital Arts Festival

➡November 14 – 17, 2019, 10:00 – 22:30
Venue: Eugenides Foundation /Τhe New Digital Planetarium, entrance from Leoforos Syggrou 387
➡Free entrance

#XReality #XR #XRChapterOne #ADAF 

Extending Reality

    Extending Reality

CoExistence: Art, Science & Technology

                                                                                         Curated & Organized by ADAF 

Athens Digital Arts Festival is organizing for the first time a new Art, Science & Technology Exhibition, under the title Extending Reality | CoExistence: Art, Science & Technology, at the Eugenides Foundation, the New Digital Planetarium , in Athens.

The aim of this new Exhibition is to highlight the dynamics of modern media in everyday life through a fun and interactive program. It will be full of experiences for everyone who wants to learn and acquaintance with the contemporary ways in which the coexistence of Art, Technology and Science succeed.

The program of Extending Reality | CoExistence: Art, Science & Technology will change the way we perceive reality and its boundaries, presenting the intersection of the physical with the digital world , creating a hybrid space between physical and virtual reality. The program will include interactive installations, AR and VR projects, games, workshops, 360 performances, and screenings.

The Exhibition will host works by Greek and foreign artists. Among the artworks that will be presented, it will be the new interactive installation Black Hole by Yiannis Kranidiotis (GR), a light and sound sculpture inspired by the geometry of black holes. Moreover,  Ι, Human by Saint Machine (RO) will be presented for the first time in Greece at the Eugenides Foundation, looking at new patterns of technology-facilitated collaborative behaviors. Specifically for this event and venue, a VR project was created, Fabien Prioville’s, dancer of Pina Bausch, (FR) Rendez-vous, co-produced by Tanzhaus NRW, redefining contemporary dance and traditional theater. Another artwork comes from Taiwan and Dr. Ya Lun Tao (TW)*, Time Panorama, a VR artwork based on the idea that the world is made up of illusions and is the panoramic projection of desires. 

The full program will be announced soon, so stay tuned!

 

We invite you all to discover together the new realities that are unfolding before us.

 

Extending Reality | CoExistence: Art, Science & Technology

Curated & Organized by: Athens Digital Arts Festival

➡November 14 – 17, 2019, 10:00 – 22:00
Venue: Eugenides Foundation, The New Digital Planetarium, entrance from Leoforos Syggrou 387
➡Free entrance

#XReality #XR #XRChapterOne #ADAF #EugenidesFoundation #EugenidesPlanetarium #Planitario

*The artwork Human Machine by Saint Machine is supported by the Romanian Cultural Institute

*Τhe Taiwan Artists curated by Dr. Ya Lun Tao have been sponsored by the National Culture and Art Foundation and the Taipei Cultural Bureau

European Heritage Days 2019

European Heritage Days 2019 | Arts and Entertainment: searching for the leisure time

The Ephorate of Antiquities of Athens in collaboration with Athens Digital Arts Festival (ADAF),  presented at the Archaeological Site of Lykeion special a video art screenings dedicated to leisure time in the cities.

Aiming to promote the digital arts to the general public of the city as a means of entertainment and information, the public had the opportunity to attend screenings of important video art films in a unique art and technology experience. As cultural heritage is fundamental to societies, it is interesting to look at the role of new digital technologies, both in the arts and entertainment, and in preserving the cultural heritage for the future. Over 70 000 events are organised every year in order to help raise awareness of the value of this common heritage and the need for its conservation for present and future generations. In celebration of some of our oldest traditions, this year’s edition (#EHDs) will shine a spotlight on Europe’s rich “Arts and Entertainment” heritage.

In the framework of European Heritage Days  (#EHDs) Athens Digital Arts Festival, the  greek representative in the international digital art scene, was once again part of this big celebration of  Ministry of Culture and Sports / Directorate of Museums and the activities under the theme Arts and Entertainment.

We trasformed a great spece, the Archaeological Site of Lykeion, into an open air cinema for video art screenings!

Thank you all for joining us and stay tuned for more news that are about to pop up and excite you!

Vasilissis Sofias Avenue & Rigillis Street, Athens,
Friday 27 September 2019, 19:30 – 22:00
Free Entrance

Ephorate of Antiquities of Athens

Athens Digital Arts Festival

European Heritage Days EHD Ευρωπαϊκές Ημέρες Πολιτιστικής Κληρονομιάς ΕΗΠΚ
#EHDs #EHDgr #ΕΗΠΚ2019

 

 

 

ADAF Kids Summer Edition

ADAF Kids is back to make our summer cooler 🌞🍨

Animation & AR+ workshops at Δήμος Αιγάλεω

Our little friends 
🎬created their own animations,
🚀they travelled to our solar system and learned everything about the planets
📱 they saw images coming to life through tablets and mobile phones

With the help of experienced animators ADAF conducted animation workshops entitled “Animating the summer”, offering kids the opportunity to create their first moving image. Moreover, our little friends entered the magic world of Augmented Reality (AR+), and to travel to our solar system and planets. They also had the chance to see in front of their eyes posters, books and still images coming to life, through tablets and mobile phones!

Finally, kids watched impressive Animation screenings in a program specially designed for their age. Apart from their recreational character, animations promote values such as family, environmental consciousness, multiculturalism, diversity and friendship. The aim of the screenings is to highlight the above ideals through entertaining and interesting stories.

A futuristic experience that broadened their creativity and imagination!

See you soon guys!

 

 

Read the results of the audience development research ADAF | Focus Bari

With the end of the exciting Tribute Event for the 15 years of Athens Digital Arts Festival, the Festival continues to contribute creatively to the artistic and cultural scene of Greece.

ADAF in collaboration with the Greek Market Research Company, Focus Bariconducted research on the visitors OF “Tribute to the 15 Years of ADAF” with rather interesting results regarding their profile and interests. At the same time, on the initiative of Focus Bari, the results were compared with the average Greek attitude towards Technology & Culture, data derived from FocusonTechLife Web (B16).

 

According to the results of the research, ADAF, celebrating 15 years of constant presence on the cultural map, continues to excite the audience, with 96.6% to declare fairly satisfied with the exhibition and the whole experience.

ADAF always aims to be at the heart of developments, sensing the trends of society and culture. Focus Bari’s research highlights the main trends of the Greek public, opening new roads to the cultural industry.

FOCUS BARI SHORT PROFILE

Focus Bari is a leading market research agency, boasting a 29-year successful operation in the Greek market, a wealth of experience in the areas of Media, Advertising, Technology and Telecoms, and enjoying international reputation in its specializations.  Focus Bari offers tailor-made solutions that help its customers grow through growth of their own Customers’ Experiences.  Adopting a 360-human-centric approach, Focus Bari deploys its know-how and expertise in human behaviour, insights and behavioral economics in combination with adequate tools and models, to support business customers in maximizing their results.

 

ADAF AR Poster is out and about

AR POSTER is out and about!

The Tribute to the 15 years of Athens Digital Arts Festival is almost here!

 

ADAF AR is the first ever greek Augmented Reality app with cultural content, created by */ Athens Digital Arts Festival.

Download the ADAF AR now:

Google Play

Apple Store

Get your free ticket at :
http://www.adaf.gr/free-ticket/

Tribute to the 15 years of Athens Digital Arts Festival
10 & 11 May 2019
Stadiou 41, ex shopping center FOKAS
#ADAFTribute #ADAFMayDNA