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CYNETart_08 computer-aided art CYNETart Festival held from 30th October to 16 November 2008 the 30.10 November 16, 2008. It presents the current practice of technology-based art in its twelfth edition. This art form is a hybrid and transitory art that promotes technology in love approaches, as well as more abstract subjects such as futuristic aesthetics in the present in its extremes. In the reflection, she focuses our media-specific environment. Every two years the TMA Hellerau writes out the international competition of CYNETart. 280 artists and groups from 45 countries have applied this year. In May 2008, the six-member international jury of renowned artists, art critics and scientists met to decide the allocation of the CYNETart awards and the award of the Saxon State Minister for science and art, Ms.

Dr. Eva-Maria Stange, as well as the awarding of the artist-in-residence Fellowship. The exhibition shows works of this year’s winners of the CYNETart competition at the Kunsthaus Dresden and 16 more, Thomas Dumke and Christiane Mennicke curated, international artistic positions from the submissions to the competition of the CYNETart_08. It offers an extensive atmospheric insight into current productions of computer-aided art. The Festspielhaus Hellerau is venue of the Post Me_New ID \”Forum (10/31-2.11) be a research project with a focus on the future of the body. In addition, more award winners as well as current performances and installations from the international art scene is presented in the Festspielhaus.

Current positions of art with new media from Romania presents the exhibition send and receive \”(30.10. 2.11, Festspielhaus Hellerau). MB21 Media Festival \”for children and adolescents (8.11, Kulturzentrum barn) celebrates its tenth anniversary. In cooperation with the media culture centre of Dresden and the TMA Hellerau the Special Prize awarded for the first time for media art at the twelfth CYNETart Festival. Organizer CYNETart_08: Trans-media-Akademie Hellerau e.V. and the city of Dresden, Department of culture and heritage, in cooperation with the European Centre for the arts Hellerau, Kunsthaus Dresden Municipal Gallery for contemporary art program overview Kunsthaus Dresden CYNETart exhibition, 10/29, 20: 00 CYNETart exhibition, 30.10 – 16.11. Tools to search : Agnes Meyer-Brandis, 16.11 Festspielhaus Hellerau CYNETart – award ceremony, 30.10, 20: 00 CYNETart Forum Post Me_New ID Forum, Oct.