The International Image Festival is an event of electronic arts and digital culture organized by the Visual Design Department at the Universidad de Caldas in Colombia since 1997. This year, the Festival will host ISEA2017, one of the most important symposiums on Electronic Art in the world, and for the first time will be held in a Latin American country.

At the same time, the Festival will be part of selected cultural events in the ’Crusade Season France-Colombia’ initiative, led by the French Institute and the Ministry of Culture.

In this space, you’ll find the reunited programming for the 16th International Image Festival and ISEA 2017. This app enables you to create your own schedule for attending certain events during the Festival.

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Ricardo Dal Farra / Canadá

Concordia University
Professor, Music and Media Arts
Montreal, Canadá
Professor of music and electronic arts at Concordia University, Canada.
Founder-director of the Electronic Arts Experimentation and Research Centre (CEIARTE) at UNTREF, Argentina.
Director of the international symposia Balance-Unbalance (BunB - https://www.facebook.com/balanceunbalance) on art-science and the environmental crisis; and Understanding Visual Music (UVM - https://www.facebook.com/UVMvisualmusic).

Dal Farra has been director of the Hexagram Centre for Research-Creation in Media Arts and Technologies, Canada; coordinator of the Multimedia Communication Area of the Ministry of Education, Argentina; researcher at the Music, Technology and Innovation Research Centre of De Montfort University, UK; coordinator of the international alliance DOCAM - Documentation and Conservation of the Media Arts Heritage; senior consultant of the Amauta New Media Art Centre of Cusco, Peru; and researcher of UNESCO, France, for its project Digi-Arts.

He co-designed the Electronic Arts university program at UNTREF, and the Music Production program at the ORT Technical School, in Argentina. Creator of the Latin American Electroacoustic Music Collection hosted by the Daniel Langlois Foundation, Canada (http://www.fondation-langlois.org/html/e/page.php?NumPage=556).

Dal Farra has presented his sound and visual art in more than 40 countries, and recordings of his pieces have been published in 23 international editions (including CDs by Computer Music Journal and Leonardo Music Journal). Among others, he received awards and commissions from the Sao Paulo International Arts Biennale, Brazil; the National Endowment for the Arts, Argentina; the Concours International de Musique Electroacoustique de Bourges, France; the Centro di Sonologia Computazionale of the University of Padua, Italy; and the International Computer Music Association. He is a member of the editorial board of Leonardo (MIT Press), Organised Sound (Cambridge Press), and Artnodes (UOC) and the board of directors of ISEA International (International Symposium on Electronic Arts).

Dal Farra holds a Ph.D. in Study and Practice of the Arts, and a Post-doctorate in Art-Science - Applied Transdiscipline and Innovation.