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1 FONLAD - Online Festival for Digital Arts is an event organized by the Videolab project, with the goal to promote the digital productions of several artists who approach the new technologies in contemporary art.

2 The Festival is open to all national and international artists working at the level of new technologies, video art and performance.

3 The event will take place between April 22 and May 7 showing video artscreenings, video installations and performances in unconventional places.

4 The theme of the Festival is free.

5 The participation in the festival is free. All interested artists may participate by fulfilling a submission form, which will include: name, nationality, email address, website, brief resume of artistic, technical details of the work [title, format and technique] and text illustrating the work presented.

6 Each participant can submit one or more works in digital format (one submission form for each work):
Web Art - artists submit a print-screen of the index and the link to the page. Images can not exceed 2MB. If selected will join the exhibition at Web Art Centre (webartcenter.org).
Photography and digital painting - Only JPEG images not exceeding 2MB. A show with the best works will be presented in UAVM Virtual Museum (uavm.net).
Video and animation - Artists submit the link to the page where the video is posted (own website, vimeo, youtube, etc) and a frame of the same. All videos must be public. The images (stills) can not exceed 2MB. All videos must be submitted in MPEG or MOV format by wetransfer.com or similar. If selected, the videos could be used on video screenings, video installations, etc.

7 All works must necessarily be accompanied by the declaration of rights of sound, image and display. This declaration must be signed by the artist, scanned and returned by email.

8 The works should be sent to the attention of FONLAD Festival until January 31, 2016, accompanied by the declaration of rights of image, sound and display, to the following address: fonlad.festival@gmail.com. The works received after that date or not accompanied by the registration form and declaration of rights of sound, image and display will be excluded from the festival.

9 The video works that can not be sent by WeTransfer / yousendit, should be sent on CD / DVD editable to the following address:

FONLAD Festival
Rua Carolina Michaellis, 73F - 4º
3030-324 Coimbra

10 All projects that do not meet all requirements in this regulation will be excluded.

11 After the event, the organization reserves the right to store the images / videos received in order to build a gallery of digital projects. The printed images and videos received will be integrated into the Festival Collection and at the Videolab (Video Gallery and MEO Television Channel) and used in future exhibitions disclosure. Whenever this happens the artists will be notified.

12 Participation in any of the events of the festival implies acceptance of this regulation by the artist.

13 The emissive cases situations to these regulations will count on an applicability and resolution of the commission’s festival.
For any doubt or clarification in relation to the organization of the festival, contact:
José Vieira: fonlad.festival@gmail.com