Call for A MAZE. Interact in Johannesburg

Johannesburg calling. A MAZE. calling.

We are seeking curious, playful and adventurous artists and indie game developers from the sub Saharan region and South Africa to participate in A MAZE. Interact 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa. A MAZE. Interact is a games and media art festival, which will take place from 28th of August to the 2nd of September in several locations in Braamfontein, Downtown Johannesburg.

Last call till the 15th of June.

Since 2008 A MAZE. is celebrating the convergence of games, art and society. The goal of the A MAZE. Interact Festival in Johannesburg in South Africa in 2012 is to create an annual platform for African and European media artists and game developers. Creatives are encouraged to break down the conventional computer game and surpass established digital or analog concepts of play. A MAZE. Interact targets the collaboration between artists and the exchange on an artistic, academic and cultural level.

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Our partners are Goethe Institute Johannesburg, Witwatersrand University, University of Johannesburg, Praekelt Foundation, VANSA, Trinity Session, Transmediale, CIANT, Coded Culture

The A MAZE. team and I am looking forward getting in contact with you and your artistic outcome. Please get in touch with me:

All the best,
Thorsten S. Wiedemann, A MAZE. festival director