Open Call: Experience


CYNETART-Award winner Susanne Berkenheger // the starts an international fictional research project

The is looking for authors and filmmakers, bloggers and avatars who like to work on a honorary base within an international fictional Second Life research project.

Selected reports will be presented october 11, 2009 in Second Life (with a live transmission to the European Literature Days in Hainfeld Castle, Austria), in november 25, 2009 in Bremen, and in february 2010 in Cluj (Romania). The project starts at september 1, 2009.

As a little expense allowance, every participant gets a sparkling rank and a 3D official jeep, worth 399 Linden Dollar, also for privat use.

Building up phase: take part in the building up of the research station and the blog and set the course / deadline: september 20, 2009

Start up phase: make first discoveries, experiment with new reports, develope untouchable research methods / deadline: october 20, 2009

Consolidating research phase: Reinforce the available research results, extend them or prove totally wrong the whole work done until to this time / deadline: november 20, 2009

APPLICATION: Just write a short e-mail to muji[at] Please introduce yourself with a few words and let us know how much experience you have with Second Life. are supported by the Literaturhaus Bremen, kunst:raum sylt quelle, Bernd und Eva Hockemeyer Stiftung and the Alt Art Foundation (Altart Partners: C6, UK; European Alternatives, UK; InterSpace Association, BG; Foundation GMT+2, BG; Co-financed by: British Council; Creative Collaborations Programme; Romanian Cultural Institute; Cantemir Programme)

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