Digitalis Commissions

20.07.11
Image: Digitalis, Sebastian Buerkner Animate Projects, with support from the Jerwood Charitable Foundation, is pleased to announce a call for proposals for animated works that – in a broad sense – explore, question, subvert or confound our expectations of art and the ‘digital’. We are looking to commission four works, at a budget of £2000 each, including artist’s fee. The commissions are available to UK-based artists, animators ...
Animate OPEN Digitalis: deadline approaching
09.06.11
The deadline for submission is fast approaching – there’s one week left to apply, all entries must be sent by 10am Monday 20 June. It’s our first exhibition selected from an open call. Animate OPEN Digitalis is for complete works by UK-based artists, animators and filmmakers, produced since January 2009. We are looking for works that – in a broad sense – explore, question, subvert or ...
Animate OPEN: Digitalis

19.05.11
Image: Digitalis © Sebastian Buerkner Animate OPEN: Digitalis A fresh open for experiments in animation Animate Projects – the champion of experimental animation – announces a call for its first online exhibition to be selected from an open submission. The Animate OPEN is part of Digitalis, a strand of activities throughout 2011 that sets out to explore, question, subvert or confound our expectations of art and the ‘digital’. ...
Flatpack Festival

12.03.11
Make it New John by Duncan Campbell Flatpack Festival consists of five days of cinematic wonders in various venues spread across Birmingham city. From mobile cinema to bunker installations and shadow shows, this years programme of events looks even greater than previous years. This years programme sees Animate Projects and Flatpack Festival present a screening of experimental film Make It New John, followed by artist Duncan Campbell ...
The State of Things: Tim Shore

10.03.11
An Eye for An Eye by Valeria Fonseca An Eye for An Eye by Valeria Fonseca We talked to Tim Shore, Head of Animation at London College of Communication about ‘the state of things.’ What is animation at LCC? We have a range of animation courses but that’s just the courses with the word ‘animation’ in the title. Animation – its principles, techniques, and what people do with ...
Moving House Movies

09.03.11
We launched APEngine with the Kubrick Archive inspired films made by Animation students at the London College of Communication as a ‘live brief’ project. As part of their latest project, LCC Animation students have made four short films for Moving House – a National Trust initiative – inspired by Khadambi Asalache’s extraordinary decoration of his house at 575 Wandsworth Road in south London. The house was ...
Broken Stillness at Salisbury Arts Centre

04.03.11
Boken Stillness - Folkstone APEngine recommends Broken Stillness at Salisbury Arts Centre. An exhibition curated by Helen Sloan, Director of SCAN which includes innovative artists such as boredomresearch, Susan Collins, Sigune Hamman, Peter Hardie, Tim Head and Susan Sloan. Broken Stillness comprises subtle, beautiful and hypnotic work which uses digital practices to examine the border where well-established forms of image-making, especially painting and photography, meet the possibilities offered by new ...