Piksel  is an international event for artists and developers working with Free/Libre and Open Source technologies in artistic practice. Part workshop, part festival, it is organised in Bergen, Norway,and involves participants from more than a dozen countries exchanging ideas, coding, presenting art and software projects, doing workshops, performances and discussions on the aesthetics and politics of FLOSS & art.
This years event – Piksel09 – continues the exploration of free/libre and open source technologies and it&8217;s myriad of expressions within the arts.
Piksel09 is organised in collaboration with Gallery 3,14  and Lydgalleriet  which will host this years exhibitions, Bergen Kunstmuseum  hosting the presentations and panels, and Bergen Kunsthall/Landmark  hosting the
open CALL for PROJECTS
For the exhibitions and other parts of the programme we currently seek
projects in the following categories:
- Projects to be included in the exhibitions at Galleri 3,14 and Lydgalleriet. The works must be programmed by and running on free and open source software and/or open/DIY hardware.
- Audiovisual performance
- Live art realised by the use of free and open source software. We specially encourage live coding and open/DIY hardware projects to apply.
- Innovative DIY hardware and audiovisual software tools or software art released under an open licence. (Also includes presentations of artistic projects realised using these technologies.)
- Hands on workshops utilising free software and/or open/DIY hardware for artistic use.
Please use the online submit form at: http://piksel.no/ocs or send documentation material – preferably as a URL to online documentation with images/video to piksel09 [AT] piksel [DOT] no
Event dates: November 19-22 2009
Deadline extended: 31 July 2009
att: Gisle Fr0ysland
Georgernes Verft 12
Piksel09 is supported by Arts Council Norway, City of Bergen Cultural Office, Hordaland County Cultural Office and others.