Entry: Competition
Focus: The Prix Ars Electronica

The Prix Ars Electronica, the Ars Electronica Festival, the Ars Electronica Center – Museum of the Future and the Ars Electronica Futurelab are the four divisions that comprise the Ars Electronica Linz GmbH, whose specific orientation and long-term continuity make it a unique platform for digital art and media culture. The competition is organized by the Ars Electronica Linz GmbH and ORF’s Upper Austria Regional Studio in collaboration with the O.K Center for Contemporary Art and the Brucknerhaus Linz, and the prizes are awarded during the Ars Electronica Festival each year. The Prix Ars Electronica is one of the most important awards for creativity and pioneering spirit in the field of digital media.


Entry: Architecture, Design, Art and More
Focus: Strange Harvest

Sam Jacob is a director of Fat, he's also architecture editor of Contemporary, and editor at large for Archis. He also writes for Icon and Modern Painters aswell as contributing to various academic journals and books. He has taught at postgraduate level at a variety of universities. As part of Fat, he has lectured acrosss the UK, Europe and the US. He lives in the suburbs, shops at Sainsburys, orders Dominos Peperoni Passion Pizzas, and collects souvenier buildings.


Entry: Active Social Plastic
Focus: Conceptual Device

Active Social Plastic takes on cultural ephemera, turning its lens to architecture, urbanism, design, interaction, landscape, music and literature, among other leanings.

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Entry: Creativity
Focus: Creative Match

Creativematch provides the broadest range of essential services to the UK creative industry and its clients, including a service directory, the hottest jobs, latest news and CVs, creative training courses and an industry-leading email-marketing service. The mission is to maintain our position as the creative industry’s favourite portal through innovating, improving and expanding our services to meet the demands of a constantly changing marketplace.