VAFA 2018 - the sixth Video Art For All International Video Art Festival will be held at Casa Garden this coming November. Launched in 2010 and organized by Orient Foundation and Art For All Society the festival has continuously received an overwhelming response to its International Open Call with submissions from the 4 corners of the world.
VAFA has also grown in the format during the years partnering with other video art festivals and guest curators for extra competition screenings. In 2012 the festival started to be a biennial and with that started to include known artists in the field to present their work in Macau - names such as AES+F, John Baldessari, Laurence Weiner, Harun Farocki, William Wegman, Miranda July, Zhang Huan, Cui Xiuwen and Xing Danwen are among this international voices.
The open call for this year festival’s is now open accepting submissions till 30 of August. A number of words will be selected for the main exhibition while other works may be included in screening sessions. The First Prize winner receives 1000$US and is invited to come to Macau to receive the award and share his work in a talk with his flight fee and accommodation also covered by VAFA. This year VAFA will also recognize two other works with merits and a 500$US prize. Don’t miss this opportunity to see your work featured in an international festival. Regulations can be found here http://www.afamacau.com/news_xq.aspx?news=446